Hanna Gabrielsson

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2014

    Dish It Out at Salt River Fields Was Easy to Enjoy With Fun Entertainment

    Event season is in full swing as evidenced by the hundreds of people who came out to support the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metro Phoenix by stuffing themselves with food and drink at Dish It Out on Sunday. Sure, it's a little ironic to raise money to fight child hunger in such gluttonous fashion, but ... More >>

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    November 28, 2013
  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    Top 5 Things to Eat This Weekend in Metro Phoenix

    This weekend is a big one for the Valley's Oktoberfest scene. You'll have your pick between the three-day fest at Tempe Town Lake and a two-day event up at Salt River Fields. And don't worry, if lederhosen and bier aren't really your scene, there are plenty of other things to put in your mouth this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2013

    Beaver Choice Swedish Restaurant Reopens in New Mesa Digs Today

    After months of waiting, the meatballs, schnitzels, and cured fish are back -- Beaver-style. See also: - Chandler's Living Room Wine Café Expanding to Northwest Valley - Valley's First Kneaders Bakery & Cafe Rising Up in Gilbert Beaver Choice, the quirky restaurant of seriously delicious Polish, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    20 Best Ethnic Restaurants in Phoenix: Best of Phoenix 2012

    We've spent the last year in the laboratory putting Phoenix under the microscope to reveal hundreds of specimens of the best culture, outdoor adventures, shopping, dining, and nightlife the city has to offer. And we're finally ready to publish our results. Nerd alert! Now presenting Scientific Phoen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2012

    Top Five Phoenix Food Stories of the Week

    Every week, there's a cornucopia of Phoenix food news, features, and reviews to report here at Chow Bella. If you're like most people, you probably just don't have the time to get to all of it. It's kind of like those burgers at Old Town Whiskey; it just won't all fit in your mouth ... or in this ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2012

    Beaver Choice Moving to Mesa in February

    "Choosing a restaurant is like choosing a husband," says Hanna Gabrielsson, "you just know which one is right for you." See also: Beaver Choice Serves Up Swedish Fare That's Too Good to Keep Secret Tastemakers 2012: Hanna Gabrielsson Gabrielsson, owner and chef of Beaver Choice, the quirky eatery ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2012

    94: Hanna Gabrielsson

    From now 'til we publish the 2012 edition of Best of Phoenix, New Times and Chow Bella present 100 Tastemakers -- Valley residents who make the cut in our culinary scene. Some you'll know; for others, it'll be a first introduction (but likely not the last). While you're here, check out our 100 Creat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    11 Things to Eat and Drink Before You Leave Phoenix

    Skipping town? You're not alone. Arizona State University's graduation takes place this week -- and once summer hits in earnest, it won't just be the mortar-boarded crowd escaping this Easy Bake. Here's Chow Bella's Bucket List for food and drink in the Valley. Have a favorite we've missed? (Because ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2011

    The Five Most Memorable Things I Put in My Mouth in 2011

    ​That's right, laugh it up. Although the title of this post wasn't my idea, I did consume a fair share of noteworthy eats in 2011. Whether crazy-delicious, crazy-exotic, or just crazy-crazy, many have managed to make quite an impression. Here are five of the most significant. ​5. Pan-Seared ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 29, 2011
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    July 7, 2011

    Hanna Gabrielsson's Summer Salmon Skewer

    Hanna GabrielssonLemon, olive oil and pink pepper marinated salmon skewer with mango salsa and Greek salad.​This week we met Hanna Gabrielsson, the woman behind the cute and friendly Scandinavian bistro, Beaver Choice. She shared her life story, opera preferences, and today, a recipe for one of h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    Hanna Gabrielsson of Beaver Choice, Part 2

    Maya Dukmasova Hanna Gabrielsson works on pastries in the kitchen at Beaver Choice​Yesterday we heard about the essence of Scandinavian food from Hanna Gabrielsson, the owner and chef of Beaver Choice. Today she shares more of her life story and talks about her tastes in food, books, and op ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Hanna Gabrielsson of Beaver Choice

    Maya Dukmasova Hanna Gabrielsson shows off a tray of salmon marinating into gravlax at Beaver Choice ​This week we talk to Hanna Gabrielsson, the woman behind the delightful little Scandinavian bistro with an even more delightful name, Beaver Choice. The restaurant has been open in Tempe on ... More >>