Top Arizona Mixologists Compete In ‘Bar Brawl’ At jade bar


Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort & Spa is gearing up for the second round of its fourth annual Bar Brawl at jade bar, where regional mixologists compete in a series of cocktail showdowns, vying for champion bragging rights. The competition kicked off July 15 and continues every Sunday at 8pm through August 26. Resort guests […]

Chill Out At LUSTRE Rooftop Bar This Summer


LUSTRE Rooftop Bar continues its “100 Days of Summer” weekly event series this month, complete with daily pool parties, live music and food and drink specials that will continue through Labor Day. Perched on the third-floor pool deck of Kimpton Hotel Palomar Phoenix, LUSTRE is an oasis in the heart of Downtown Phoenix with cabanas […]

Caribou Coffeehouses Open Inside Phoenix Area Einstein’s


Einstein Bros. Bagels, the largest bagel retail company with more than 700 locations, announced that it will open Caribou Coffeehouses inside all Phoenix area stores beginning June 26. In celebration of the marriage of these two iconic brands, now through July 20, guests can enjoy $2 mochas and lattes in celebration of the new coffee offerings at […]

Cave Creek Olive Oil Company To Hold Anniversary Event


Cave Creek Olive Oil Company will celebrate its four-year anniversary by offering customers a 20 percent discount on all products (except beauty) along with champagne, cake and punch. The anniversary event will be held Saturday, June 23, from 10am–5:30pm. “Balsamic vinegars and olive oils are heart-healthy foods,” says owner Martha Bates. “Balsamic vinegars help to […]

Liberty Station: More Than Just Barbecue


But, yeah, it’s about the barbecue By Kathryn M. Miller Since opening its doors in March 2017, the family-owned Liberty Station has quickly become a favorite neighborhood joint, with some patrons stopping in three or four times a week. And a neighborhood social spot is exactly what Keeler Hospitality Group, which also owns Market Street […]

Celebrate Arizona’s Culinary Scene At Wine & Dine


Valley residents are invited to an evening of epicurean delights and fine wines as the Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association showcases the world-class culinary scene of Arizona’s resorts and restaurants at its seventh annual Arizona Wine & Dine. Nearly 20 prominent chefs will present tastings of their signature gourmet cuisine and specialty dishes. A diverse […]

Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting At Cave Creek Filiberto’s


The Carefree Cave Creek Chamber of Commerce conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday, January 18, at Filiberto’s Mexican Food, Cave Creek. Founded in 1993, Filiberto’s has served the southwest with 24-hour, fast, authentic Mexican food, launching its first restaurant in Mesa. In only a few years, 10 other Valley locations opened. Filiberto’s is located at 31414 […]

Halloween Cocktail: Berries & Bubbles


Because Halloween isn’t just for the kids, modern American seafood-centric restaurant Ocean Prime Phoenix offered up the recipe for its smoking “Berries & Bubbles” cocktail. This complex, refreshing and balanced cocktail — not too sweet, not too tart and lightly effervescent — is made with Belvedere Citrus Vodka, Crème de Cassis, Domaine Chandon Brut, fresh […]

Kitchen Insider: Jagger Griffin of Ocean Prime


Restaurants have always been a part of chef Jagger Griffin’s life — his mother served tables to support the two of them. At the age of 17, Griffin’s mother got him a line cook position at the casual restaurant where she worked. After trying out different positions in the food service industry, Griffin felt the […]

Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers Crossroads Opening August 3 — Preview Event July 28


The ‘Neighborhood Burger Joint,’ Cold Beers & Cheeseburgers (CBCB), delivers casual and friendly atmosphere to families and avid sports fanatics alike, and in August is opening its newest location at Crossroads in North Scottsdale. Today, July 28, starting at 11am, CBCB will hold a preview event, and the first 500 guests to CBCB Crossroads will […]