Gertrude's is the new restaurant (opened in January) at the Desert Botanical Garden and in addition to offering an expansive array of carefully chosen local ingredients, killer ambiance and a distinctive wine and spirits list, the restaurant also keeps it's own garden to complete the farm-to-table e ... More >>
Roger Clyne & The Peacemakers The margarita makers are primed, and the shots have been poured. It's Cinco de Mayo, and if there's one party Phoenix knows how to throw, it's this one. With spicy food specials, drinks discounted all around town, and practically every cantina rolling out some so ... More >>
kitchensimplicity.comHungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Dia de los Muertos The Desert Botanical Gardens welcomes you to come and celebrate the time honored tradition of celebrating the lives of lost loved ones tomorrow, October 28 at Cuisine and ... More >>
We'll be hanging out at Taste of Tops instead. You fancy yourself a bit of a beer aficionado. You enjoy knowing about different styles and you have your favorite. You're a regular at Four Peaks and Papago and you're becoming a regular at Taste of Tops. You can get down wi ... More >>
Spicy, sweet and floral. No, it's not the latest fragrance release; it's the Chiles and Chocolate Festival coming to the Desert Botanical Garden 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 12-14, promising samples of "zesty salsas" and "indulgent gourmet chocolates" as well as moles and other concoctions that combine th ... More >>
http://bunsinmyoven.com/2010/07/22/oatmeal-cream-pies/ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Desert Botanical Beer GardenFriday September 24, ditch the little ones and put your drinking shoes on. The Desert Botanical Gardens will be hosting a night ... More >>
http://www.flickr.com/photos/kimberlykv/ / CC BY 2.0As the Average Joe and Jane become more interested in the culinary arts, gourmet trends like edible flowers are increasing in popularity. Just look at the number of lavender desserts that popped up in Phoenix last year: blueber ... More >>
The Surfside IV look like they're ready for battle in this flier promoting their show tonight, May 6 at the Desert Botanical Garden. The fab foursome are veterans in the local music scene, rocking out since 2002 and looking like hip cats while doing so.Their show tonight is part of the pretty, na ... More >>
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Sunday cooking school is back in session. Boa Bistro wants to teach you how to make mozzarella and school you in "vegetarian how to's", a complete 180 from their first class in bunny butchery. The class is scheduled ... More >>
Movie screenings might usually make you hungry for a trashy dinner of popcorn, Twizzlers, and Coke, but FRESH the Movie has spawned a variety of tasteful culinary events that are far from the realm of junk food.
Since the documentary celebrates the farmers and activists who are working ... More >>
Calling all social butterflies, ladies - and dudes who lunch, and garden enthusiasts, this weekend the Desert Botanical Gardens will kick off the return of their popular butterfly exhibit with several fun dining events. Designed to be a family oriented event, Breakfast with the t ... More >>
We were looking for a holiday-ish date night and nothing says Christmas in the desert like strolling the luminaries at the Desert Botanical Gardens with a cocktail in hand.
During the annual holiday event, there are several drinking and dining options available. The Patio Cafe,&n ... More >>
From www.lib.udel.edu.Do you like the pretty flowers? So do I. But I'll get to that in a minute.Now, I don't want to beat a dead horse. But I'm just going to mention (again) that the Best of Phoenix Wonderland art opening is tonight. What's that? You'd like to know more, you say?Then go right ahe ... More >>
It's Chihuly...again! Check our fabulous slideshow.Well, Arty Girl got caught in the crossfire between two other bloggers in the Valley and, consequently, was called out on dropping the ball on today's previous Arty Girl blog.The free weekend at the Desert Botanical Garden has apparently been booked ... More >>
By Lilia Menconi With slideshow by Kathleen VanesianYes, you must see this and more in the slideshow.If you haven't heard of Dale Chihuly, put a rubber band on your wrist, pull it back and snap that baby as punishment. This is an artist you should know. He's one of the most highly esteemed contempor ... More >>