Fizzics Original Draft Beer System

Fizzics Original Draft Beer System

Beer out of a bottle just doesn't taste the same as draft. I go through spells where I don't even want to drink it unless it's draft because there is such a huge difference to me. But, sometimes draft isn't available, and you're in the mood for a cold one. Well here...

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Guru Donuts, Boise

Guru Donuts, Boise

In keeping with the local farm to fork philosophy I was so pleased to find in Boise restaurants, Guru Donuts follows the locavore trend, sourcing ingredients from the Farmers' Market. Donuts are made fresh daily, from scratch using local eggs and flour, and organic...

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Basque Block, Boise

Basque Block, Boise

Did you know there is a strong Basque heritage in Idaho? Idaho is home to the largest Basque diaspora in the country, with a population of about 15,000. It's a tight community, rich with history and full of present-day participation in tradition.     Basque...

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Modern Hotel, Boise

Modern Hotel, Boise

When I first heard Boise had a hotel called Modern Hotel I couldn't wait to stay there--of course, because I am the Modern Traveler and I couldn't resist the idea. I love a modern aesthetic and I also appreciate history and vintage Americana. The Modern Hotel offers a...

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Boise Brewing

Boise Brewing

Boise Brewing is an unassuming microbrewery that has the best beer I've ever tasted. As I write this, I have a coveted growler under my feet (I'm on the airport shuttle) that you'd have to wrestle from me to get to. It's probably the best, most interesting beer I've...

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Fork, Boise

Fork, Boise

Boise has wonderful, locally owned restaurants that serve locally grown food. Fork is one such restaurant, with a fabulous patio with red umbrellas and bistro lights. It's a great atmosphere perfect for summer dining, and the food is phenomenal.     I loved...

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Inn at 500, Boise

Inn at 500, Boise

Boise's brand new 29 million dollar Inn at 500 is a luxurious, contemporary boutique hotel located conveniently in downtown Boise just a few minutes from the airport. An emphasis on attentive service, plush comfort and gallery level art displays makes the Inn at 500 a...

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