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Chef Lisa Dahl’s marks anniversary of Mariposa


In celebration of the one-year anniversary of Chef Lisa Dahl’s Mariposa Latin Inspired Grill, Sedona’s most talked-about fine dining destination that explores South American-inspired cuisine will host a special wine dinner featuring Justin Wine on June 20. Mariposa marks Dahl’s fourth restaurant in Sedona after nearly 20 years cultivating and creating the city’s fine dining scene. The evening will be especially meaningful, since Dahl was one of… Read More →

Bartlett Lake Marina opens Bartlett Lake Grill

Bartlett Lake

The Bartlett Lake Marina opened up the Bartlett Lake Grill, the newest spot at Bartlett lake where folks can get their fill, on BBQ pulled-pork sandwiches and more. Co-owner and Operator of the marina, Eric Church, opened the restaurant just in time for Memorial Day, when lake-goers use the extra day off to have some boating fun.… Read More →

Arizona resorts offer hot staycation deals

The Boulders Resort & Spa

Arizona is home to some of the world’s most fantastic pools, luxurious spas, romantic retreats, spectacular golf courses and best restaurants. So if you need a summer getaway, why not save money and take advantage of staycation deals? Forget about flight delays and rental cars because many of Arizona’s award-winning hotels and resorts offer summer deals that… Read More →

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess opening Sunset Beach, new rooms

Fairmont Scottsdale Princess

Dreams of lazy days with toes in the sands of paradise is a reality at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess starting Memorial Day weekend, when this AAA Five Diamond resort opens its sixth and largest pool – Sunset Beach – with 830 tons of white sand, glamorous cabanas and 102 luxurious new guest rooms, further making this resort… Read More →

Summer deals and neighborhood fun at Drexyl

Drexel Modern American

Drexyl Modern American is introducing Neighborhood Night and Summer specials this June through September, and it sounds delicious. From June 1st to September 1st enjoy the following deals at Drexyl: Sunday and Tuesday: half off select bottles of wine Wednesday: Neighborhood Night featuring Slow Roasted Prime Rib (9 oz. $23, 12 oz. $28) with two sides… Read More →

Fun May events at The Orchard PHX

The Orchard PHX

The Orchard PHX is a two acre venue located at 7100 N 12th St. in Phoenix, and is hosting several events for the month of May. There are three concepts at The Orchard PHX: Pomelo (full-service restaurant), Luci’s at The Orchard (the market) and Splurge (ice cream and candy shop). Currently, Pomelo is open and the other two venues are set to open soon. Wine Tasting… Read More →

El Cisne: Where Italy meets Mexico


This month, Tucson favorite El Cisne (“the swan”), at Swan Road and Sunrise Drive, unveils three new seasonal additions to its menu which represent a little known facet of Mexican dining—Italian fare with a Mexican twist. It is in this spirit El Cisne will feature Fettuccini Pasta Bolognesa, Fettuccini Pasta Alfredo and Chile en Nogada… Read More →

‘Barefoot Contessa’ coming to Mesa Arts Center Natalia Klenova

Ina Garten, one of the country’s most beloved culinary icons, author of nine New York Times bestselling cookbooks and host of the popular Emmy and James Beard Award-winning Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics show on Food Network, is coming to Mesa Arts Center, on Tuesday, November 15 at 7:30 p.m. Joined by a moderator, Garten will share stories that bring the audience behind… Read More →

Omaha Steaks moves Phoenix store


Omaha Steaks announced Wednesday the opening of a new flagship store at the Desert Ridge Shopping Center in Phoenix, Arizona. The new store was relocated from a previous Phoenix location and remodeled to become one of the largest stores in the company’s chain. Omaha Steaks now operates 70 store locations in 26 states. “We are excited… Read More →

Spring Arizona Restaurant Week returns May 20-29 (Photos)

Photo by Joanie Simon

Arizona Restaurant Association’s Spring Arizona Restaurant Week (ARW) is back. Presented by BMW North Scottsdale, ten nights of epic dining adventures will happen May 20-29 and feature the best cuisine the Valley of the Sun has to offer.   Photos by Joanie Simon During Spring ARW, more than 100 participating restaurants will offer a three-course prix-fixe… Read More →

St. Francis offers new summer menu

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As the Arizona heat arrives, St. Francis, known for wood-fired cuisine with an emphasis on seasonal ingredients, is taking a refreshing twist on its new menus. The summer’s brightest and most flavorful local vegetables take center stage to create dishes that are light, yet rich with mesquite and almond wood flavors from roasting in the… Read More →

Flavors of Phoenix to benefit American Liver Foundation

talking stick tower

Christine Price, the lead on-site florist at Talking Stick Resort, and Ron Dimas, Orange Sky’s chef de cuisine, are fusing floral and culinary elements all in the name of a good cause. On May 26, the two specialists will participate in Flavors of Phoenix—a gala that features a multi-course dinner tableside—and the proceeds will benefit… Read More →

Mancuso’s to open in downtown Phoenix

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Mancuso’s Restaurants and RED Development announced Tuesday one of the Valley’s favorite Italian-American restaurants, Mancuso’s, will open a new location at Collier Center this August. Mancuso’s will continue its 40 plus year tradition of fine Italian-American cuisine in a new, approximately 8,700 square-foot space on the upper level of the property, located along 3rd Street and Washington Street. Mancuso’s… Read More →

Fractured Prune expanding to Gilbert and Flagstaff

Fractured Prune

Fractured Prune Doughnuts Arizona, a made-to-order doughnut shop, is expanding its presence in Arizona with the opening of two new locations. A locally-owned franchise of the Ocean City, Maryland-based chain, Fractured Prune Doughnuts Arizona will unveil its seventh location in Gilbert on Tuesday, May 17, followed by the opening of its eighth location in Flagstaff in… Read More →