With the Oscars right around the corner, it seems fitting that chef Cullen Campbell of Crudo, his home of expertly crafted modern Italian fare in Phoenix, would be called upon by a foundation whose awards are known as the Oscars of the food world.
See also: - Best Move 2012 - Crudo
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Valentine's Day -- a good excuse to tell the people we love that we love them the best way we know how. A hand-made card, candy, flowers, perfume, underwear . . . all that stuff works for me. Please just don't drag me to a restaurant on the busiest, most hectic night of the year.
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On which day of the year does one-third of all Americans visit a restaurant? If you guessed Mother's Day, often referred to as the busiest day in the restaurant biz, you're wrong. Valentine's Day is the holiday that draws out the diners, so if you're planning a fancy date night with your special som ... More >>
We may not be sure what the day will bring, but Valley restaurants are prepping for December 21st like there's...well, no tomorrow. If you're making your way through our list of things to eat before the end of the world we've got a couple of options here in the Valley for your (potential) last suppe ... More >>
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See also: Petite Maison's Sunday Brunch a Fine and Frenchy Affair
James and Wendy Porter are celebrating Petite Maison's third year in business this week with a special Third Anniversary Dinner, which started last night and runs through ... More >>
See also: Christopher Gross' Parnassienne au Chocolate Chocolate Tower
This is part two of my interview with Christopher Gross, chef-owner of Christopher's Restaurant and Crush Lounge. See part one of my interview.
What the average person doesn't understand about chefs is: We're not artists. If an ... More >>
Somewhere between chef and restaurateur Aaron May opening Praying Monk in Scottsdale (and being locked out of his taco shop, Vitamin T, at CityScape after a landlord-tenant dispute) and restaurateur Sam Fox announcing the addition of a seafood concept to his second Arizona Culinary Dropout location ... More >>
Is a trip to NYC and a dinner at the famed James Beard House on your "bucket list"? Note to self, a taste of the experience and access to James Beard award winning chefs from across the nation is right in your backyard.
Well, it was last night, anyway.
While the James Beard Foundation celebrates ... More >>
Foie gras is on menus at some of the best restaurants in the Valley.
But tomorrow, a group of protesters will do their best to shed a different light on the culinary delicacy -- and they'll do it in front of a well-respected Phoenix restaurant, James Beard Award-winning chef Christopher Gross' Chri ... More >>