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About Scottsdale Living

Scottsdale Living is the preeminent publication for the dynamic, affluent, Scottsdale resident. The semiannual Best of Scottsdale is the must-keep issue packed with everything you need to live beautifully... home, health, fashion, beauty, food, fitness and more! Our editorial staff reviews hundreds of businesses and products and selects and features only the finest in spring and fall issues.

The Enclave at Borgata opens preview center

The Enclave At Borgata has unveiled The Debut, a preview center showcasing the new luxury condominium homes on the former Borgata retail site.

Scottsdale’s new luxury condominium residence, The Enclave at Borgata, has opened its preview center, called The Enclave Debut. It is located near the southwest corner of Scottsdale Road and Lincoln Drive, on the former Borgata retail site at 6176 North Scottsdale Road – between Blanco and Paul Martin’s. The Debut offers an introduction to the… Read More →

Bistro du Lac brings French cuisine to McCormick Ranch

POULET ROTI AVEC ROQUEFORT FRITES: Roasted chicken breast with creamy blue cheese-herb fries, haricot verts, chardonnay pan jus
Photo Credit: Grace Stufkosky

Bistro du Lac, a new French bistro and bakery will officially open its doors on Monday Feb. 2 in Scottsdale at 8320 North Hayden Road, Suite D-101 in the space that was formerly Buster’s on the Lake. Bisto du Lac located on the lake in McCormick Ranch will be open seven days per week for… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Super Bowl cocktails

Cocktails courtesy of District American Kitchen and Wine Bar

District American Kitchen and Wine Bar has graciously shared with Scottsdale Living its starting lineup of cocktails for this weekend’s big game. Check out the recipes and photos below! Our mouths are already watering. The drink: Hail Mary Ingredients: 6 ounces V8 Tomato Juice 11/2 ounces Jim Beam Black Bourbon ¼ ounce Schreiner’s Chorizo 3… Read More →

Healthy snacks for the big game this weekend

Cauliflower Buffalo Wings

Thousands of football fans will descend upon Phoenix this week for the Super Bowl, but what about locals who plan to skip the fury and watch the game from home?  When it comes to the big game, the battle for best snacks gets as much hype as the competition on the field.  Whole Foods Market… Read More →

Spectator tips for WM Phoenix Open

Golfers practice Tuesday at TPC Scottsdale for the Waste Management Phoenix Open. Photo by Albert Gossie

After hosting the Waste Management Phoenix Open over many years, the Thunderbirds have developed a few key spectator tips they think will help you enjoy “the greatest show on grass” even more. The 2015 Waste Management Phoenix Open will be held at TPC Scottsdale from January 26 to February 1, 2015. The Waste Management Phoenix Open is the best-attended… Read More →

Riot Hospitality hosts Super Bowl parties

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Riot Hospitality group will be hosting several events for the upcoming Super Bowl being hosted in Glendale, Arizona. For the festivities, three of their locations, Whiskey Row Scottsdale, El Hefe Tempe and El Hefe Scottsdale will be packed with entertainment. Whiskey Row Scottsdale  Thursday January 29th- Entertainment by DJ Du – Jason Aldean’s tour DJ… Read More →

Scottsdale Stadium to host rugby event in April

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The Fiesta Bowl is over, the Super Bowl is nearing, and in April Scottsdale will be the site of one of the country’s biggest Rugby showdowns, as four of the hottest collegiate teams, plus the Valley’s high school champs duke it out in The Mercedes-Benz of Scottsdale Rugby Bowl: Beauty & The Beast on Saturday, April 18. Sponsored… Read More →

Corner Bakery Cafe offers Scottsdale a taste

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Corner Bakery Cafe recently opened their newest location in Scottsdale. The food is fresh and they offer a very large number of selections on the menu for people with health conscious diets, or even food allergies. The new location is located at 15507 North Scottsdale Road. Some of the favorites on this multi-course menu include: Breakfast: Anaheim… Read More →

Bake the sweetest gift this Valentine’s Day

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Learn how to make delectable, chocolaty desserts for the sweetest holiday of the year, including Truffle Tarts, Italian Chocolate Bread Pudding and more! Bring your sweetheart or bring a group of pals – it’ll be a time to share the love (of chocolate!). On Friday, February 13, come to Luci’s Healthy Marketplace and learn the… Read More →

Chefs compete to benefit 100 Club of Arizona

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Firehouse cooks and restaurant chefs throughout the Valley are set to battle fires in the kitchens of the Allstate Appliance Scottsdale Showroom, February 7th from 6pm – 10pm, in an effort to raise funds for the 100 Club of Arizona. Located at 15250 N. Hayden Rd., the 6 Alarm Cookoff will showcase a sizzling spectacle as seasoned… Read More →

Scottsdale welcomes first co-working space

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DeskHub, Scottsdale’s newest home for entrepreneurs, is celebrating its grand opening with a ribbon cutting to be attended by Scottsdale Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane. The event, which is expected to draw 300 of Scottsdale’s most prominent business people, officially opened the city’s first co-working space on Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. at 4900 North Scottsdale… Read More →

Arhaus brings handcrafted goods to Scottsdale

Handcrafted, Custom Furniture - Scottsdale Living Summer 2012

Arhaus, known internationally for its exclusive assortment of handcrafted home goods, is moving in to Scottsdale at Kierland Commons, 7030 East Greenway Parkway, marking the retailer’s first ever store in Arizona. Arhaus will soon begin to renovate a little more than 31,000 sq. ft. spanning two floors—a space formerly occupied by Barnes & Noble. Chairman… Read More →

Thirsty Lion Scottsdale is looking to hire

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Thirsty Lion Gastropub & Grill is excited about the opening of its second Arizona location at Scottsdale Fashion Square, following the success of their first valley location that opened in the Valley, at Tempe Marketplace, in 2011. The gastropub will open its doors to the public in February of 2015 and will feature 8,500 square feet… Read More →

Always dreamed of being a chef?

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The public is invited to experience the industry-leading approach of the Arizona Culinary Institute at an Open House on Saturday, January 17. Chef Instructors will be giving tours of the school from 9 a.m. to noon, and Admissions and Financial Aid Representatives will be on hand to answer questions from prospective students and their families. This event… Read More →

Scottsdale will house largest co-working space

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DeskHub, Scottsdale’s newest home for entrepreneurs, is celebrating its grand opening with a ribbon cutting to be attended by Scottsdale Mayor W.J. “Jim” Lane. The event, which is expected to draw 300 of Scottsdale’s most prominent business people, will officially open the city’s first co-working space on Jan. 15 at 5 p.m. at 4900 North… Read More →