Some snooty conquistador way back when once noted that in Mexico, avocados and guacamole were "butter for the poor." My, how times have changed! Guacamole -- a literal and linguistic mash-up of the Nahuatl (Aztec) words ahuacatl (avocado) and mole (mixture) has gone so upscale, customers now routine ... More >>
Since it opened in October of last year, Arcadia's Milagro Grill has gone through its fair share of growing pains.
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Cloudy skies and light rain didn't scare away hoards of hungry Devoured participants this Saturday. And chefs from across the Valley turned out to show off their tastiest small (and not so small in some cases--we're looking at you, T Cooks!) plates and nibbles.
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Milagro Grill is a new take on Macayo's Mexican Kitchen from a new generation of Johnsons, the family who's been running the Arizona-based chain of Mexican eats since Grandpa Woody Johnson and wife Victoria founded the family business in 1945.
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The Spot: Milagro Grill
4280 E. Indian School Road, #101, Phoenix
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Hours: Happy Hour is offered 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
What made me think judging tacos would be a pleasant way to while away an afternoon? This is the question I asked myself -- about 12 tacos in -- at the Arizona Taco Festival held at Salt River Fields this past Saturday.
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When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out -- and let you know our initial impressions, share a few photos, and dish about some menu items. First Taste, as the name implies, is not a full-blown review, but instead a peek inside restaurants that have just opened, sampling a few item ... More >>
The tender: Rich Heider IIThe bar: The Casablanca Lounge (7134 E. Stetson Dr., 480-970-7888) The pedigree: Heider was once a corporate bar trainer for Dave & Buster's, opening locations in Maple Grove, Minn., Times Square and Tempe. He helped open J&G Steakhouse, then became GM at a ... More >>
foodgoesinmouth.com Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Viva Mexico!Celebrate Mexican Independence Day the right way with tequila and tacos. Today marks Mexico's 200th year of Independence and Cien Agaves Tacos & Tequila is throwing a party i ... More >>
What's the best reason to ride the light rail into downtown this weekend (or sweet-talk somebody into being your designated driver)? There are too many to choose from. Don Julio, Patron, Jose Cuervo, Milagro, Campo Azul . . .
These brands and dozens more will be showcased at Tequilaaz, a celebratio ... More >>