Fresh Shave in Phoenix

Just in case you missed the news, Phoenix has it’s very own Fresh Shave in downtown Phoenix.  Originally from Kauai, HI, Fresh Shave is the perfect Hawaiian Shaved Ice texture with fresh flavors.  We’ve always made it a point to hit them up when we’re on the south side of the island and now we…

Miracle pop-up is back at Blue Hound!

The Valley’s only “Miracle”, the nationally known brand of Christmas cocktail pop-up bars is returning to Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails and promises to be even bigger this year! 

FYI Phoenix Public Market Happy Hour DAILY 4-Close is a thing.

With fall weather FINALLY here to stay around the Valley, there’s no better way to embrace the cooler weather than with happy hour at Phoenix Public Market Café now offering stellar $5 and $7 food specials, fresh pressed juice cocktails and more. (cocktails pictured above wiskey sour and bee’s knees) We were invited this week…

The Orchard: Zuzu’s November Show Stopper Shake!

Monthly Traditions for us bitches are in full swing. The Zuzu Show Stopper Shake this month does not disappoint!  We were invited to taste the latest creation by Valley Ho’s Pastry Chef Clarissa Robinson.  This month’s shake The Orchard “Show Stopper” Shake includes a milkshake base of cinnamon, apple, and date, topped with miso caramel.  Think…

Prep & Pastry NOW OPEN Scottsdale!

One of our favorite restaurants in Tucson, Prep & Pastry (7025 E. Via Soleri Dr., 480-477-1502) is bringing its award-winning brunch fare to the Scottsdale Waterfront starting on Tuesday, September 17. Housed inside a soaring, indoor-outdoor space wrapping around the ground floor of the Broadstone Waterfront, Prep & Pastry serves up a fresh-cracked menu of the finest…

DōH! Now Open!

Did you guys hear that DōH! a new drunken donuts concept it open next to Brat Haus Uptown?! Because we did and went to check it out this past weekend.  And we’re about the Kahlua and Bailey’s infused donuts, but if Fireball or Jack Daniel’s is your thing, there’s options for you too! Here’s the…

FYI SaltRock Southwest Kitchen in Sedona

Local Sedona restaurant is getting a touch of sophistication now that up-and-coming Chef Lindsey Dale has taken over at SaltRock Southwest Kitchen and has completely revamped the menu for the first time since the restaurant’s opening in 2014! The 32-year-old-chef, who took over as executive chef in February, is creating an elevated, yet approachable dining…

Things are Heating up (and a little cheesy) at Taco Chelo

 Roosevelt Row’s (Editor’s note: Please stop calling it RoRo) Taco Chelo is shaking things up by offering more than just tacos at their cute downtown restaurant. Purists might say, hey, nobody asked for this but Phoenicians in search of good food in a beautiful location will say, THANKS, we needed this. We were lucky enough…

NEW Press Roastery NOW OPEN

The Roastery by Press Coffee is the 8th location by Press Coffee serving coffee, food, beer, wine and even cocktail shakers! The beans roasted here will provide coffee for many Phoenix Restaurants and hotels.  The smell of the roasters going fills the whole building, and with a second story seating area you can get the…

A Peek at Wilderness Brewing Downtown Phoenix

Checked out Arizona Wilderness’s Downtown Phoenix location last week with the fam and am pleased to share it’s a fantastic alternative to some of the other places downtown.  I once waited for an hour for a check because our server disappeared from another ale house so really the bar wasn’t high, but even if it…

Tempe Public Market Grand Reopening

Tempe Public Market Café has been part of the East Valley community for just over a year and is a staple for both regulars and visitors. The restaurant has just completed a substantial through a remodel, including adding full-service brunch on the weekends along with full-service dinner at night. Inside the café, the main dining…