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Food, Wine And Art: Sonoma Showcase Festival

Food, Wine and Art: Sonoma Showcase Festival
by in Around Arizona | Dining | Events

Two days full of wine, art, food and jazz await you at the Sonoma Showcase Festival. Vistancia is hosting the festival Saturday, Nov. 20 and Sunday, Nov. 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fun kicks off Saturday with a performance by jazz star Scott Cossu. Other Jazz musicians playing throughout the weekend are… Read More →

The Cuisine And Atmosphere At Orange Sky At Talking Stick Resort Make For A Perfect Pairing

Orange Sky At Talking Stick Resort - AZ Business Magazine Sept/Oct 2010
by in AZ Business Magazine | Dining

Orange Sky at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale serves up class from the time you enter the restaurant, all the way to the dessert course. Guests board an elevator and are whisked to the 15th floor, where city and mountain views greet diners. The hostess escorted us down a long corridor, past private rooms… Read More →

Great Cuisine Helps Lure People To Downtown Phoenix After Dark

Downtown Phoenix After Dark - AZ Business Magazine June 2010

It’s amazing how quickly things can change. As recently as five years ago, Downtown Phoenix was practically deserted in the evenings. It was a place people came to during the day to work, but left as soon as 5 p.m. hit. Now, Downtown Phoenix has finally become a destination for concerts, sporting events and a… Read More →

Regions Bistro & Bar Highlights Recipes From Around The Country

foreground desert tray with coffee press and cup out of focus in background

With a brand new location in Scottsdale, Regions Bistro & Bar is serving American comfort food in style. In fact, it’s serving the type of homestyle cooking that would make Mom proud. Every month, one page in the menu changes to represent food from a different region (get it?) of the United States — from… Read More →

Old favorite Steamers has new owners and some new tricks

It’s always fun to visit a new restaurant, but every once in a while it’s just as entertaining to revisit an old favorite — especially one that’s just received a revitalizing jolt in the arm. So is the case with Steamers. A long-time occupant of the upper level of the Biltmore Fashion Park, Steamers is… Read More →

BLT Steak Offers Fine Food In A Classy, Yet Casual Setting

BLT — Oh, there’s bacon, lettuce and tomato alright, but not in the way you would expect. BLT Steak actually stands for Bistro Laurent Tourondel, named after its famous chef and the master behind the magic of this great dining experience. As part of the BLT Restaurant Group, the Scottsdale location is one of many… Read More →

BRIO’s Italian Cuisine Livens Up The Palate

BRIO Italian Restaurant Interior Scottsdale, Arizona

For a taste of l’Italia, immerse yourself in the soothing ambience, hearty portions and tantalizing pasta sauces at BRIO, Scottsdale’s latest Italian enterprise. With locations throughout the United States, BRIO’s newest home in the Valley can be found in the shopping, dining and entertainment destination called the Scottsdale Quarter. There’s nothing like a good Italian… Read More →

J&G Steakhouse Makes The Former Mary Elaine’s Location Its Own

Prime Bone In Ribeye

Over the past two years, the dining scene at the Valley’s top resorts has undergone an extreme makeover. The most high profile of those makeovers took place at The Phoenician, where that staid first lady of dining for 20 years, Mary Elaine’s, was shuttered last year. Now occupying the spot where Mary Elaine’s once stood… Read More →

Best of the Best Awards 2009: Entertainment

AJ’s Fine Foods Best of the Best 2009 presented by Ranking Arizona
by in Events

Entertainment Honoree: Wine Specialty Shops AJ’s Fine Foods AJ’s Fine Foods provides an unparalleled shopping experience that delights the senses. As Arizona’s leading gourmet and specialty store, AJ’s offers the highest level of customer service and attention to detail. AJ’s Cellar Masters are on hand in every location to recommend new varietal experiences and to suggest… Read More →

Sushi Roku Blends Trendy With Traditional For A New Dining Experience

sushi platter

At the heart of the new W Scottsdale, Sushi Roku is taking the dining world by storm. With various locations in the Los Angeles area, as well as one in Las Vegas, this contemporary twist on Japanese cuisine has arrived to make its mark on Arizona territory. The architecture and decor are a sleek combination… Read More →

Estate House Provides An Evening Fit For The Upper Crust

The multilevel Estate House offers elegant and cozy dining.

With the sounds of trickling water and candlelight dancing across the tables, the Estate House in Scottsdale is as inviting as your own home. The multilevel restaurant includes a lounge, as well as indoor and outdoor dining, facing the beautiful Waterfront area of the Arizona Canal. Plants climb up the elegant columns, unique chandeliers exude… Read More →