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  • Blogs

    November 19, 2014

    Cowboy Ciao's Wildly Collaborative Cocktails Are Barely Legal

    You'd think getting three different people with three different mixing styles and three different palates to work together to make one cocktail menu would be tricky. However, Mari Howe, Rich Furnari, and Kiefer Gilbert did just that for Cowboy Ciao's most recent menu -- and they say it was easy. " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2014

    Coca-Cola's Freestyle Machine Lets You Customize Your Drink in Amazing Ways

    The Guilty Pleasure: A new app for Coca-Cola Freestyle soda machines Where to Get It: A handful of Freestyle machines, at least for now. Price: A couple of bucks, give or take. Depends on the restaurant. What it Really Costs: A potential sharp uptake in high-fructose corn syrup and artificial sweete ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    KFC Adds Deep-Fried Soup to Japanese Menu

    Americans are known for their deep-fried food fetish, and bizarre new concepts crop up at state fairs every year, like fried Cadbury crème eggs, mac 'n' cheese, and Coca Cola. But the U.S. isn't the only country that enjoys covering everything in batter and sticking it in the deep fryer. This mont ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Five (Surprising) Ways to Eat Like an Olympian

    See also: Seven Summer Olympic Sports That, Yes, Really Are Olympic Sports With the 2012 London games fast approaching, we here at Chow Bella are tirelessly trying to find ways to make gluttony an Olympic sport. And while we know that may take some time to pass over the Olympic committee, we figure ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2012

    Who Knew? A McDonald's Meal Cooked Inside a Rice Cooker Is "Amazing"

    Think your rice cooker is only good for making rice and steaming vegetables? You're McWrong. Looks like the "researchers" at Japanese news blog RocketNews24 have come up with something far more interesting -- specifically, a McDonald's meal (Big Mac, fries, and Chicken McNuggets) cooked on a bed o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    Naughty Braised Shortribs at Fuego Bistro

    ​It's been quite awhile since I've had dinner at Fuego Bistro, a tiny eatery tucked away in a courtyard off of 7th Street, so I stopped by for a recent dinner to see if the food was as good as I'd remembered. What a tasty little meal! I really enjoyed my Coca-Cola/pineapple/soy-braised short ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    Beef Head: Cabeza from Andale Mexican Food

    Erica O'Neil Cabeza de vaca, burrito style. Served up by Andale Mexican Food. ​Despite what the supermarket aisle may lead you to believe, there's more to an animal than neatly wrapped styrofoam trays of meat. From tongue to tail, offal (pronounced awful) encompasses all those taboo edibles ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2010

    MF Tasty at Welcome Diner

    Jonathan McNamara Mexican Coca Cola BBQ pulled pork sandwich with avocado and hand-cut sweet potato chips.   ​Sitting at Welcome Diner this afternoon, we asked the folks behind MF Tasty, a monthly "secret" dinner (or in this case lunch) held at a different location each time, what the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    MF Tasty Comes to Welcome Diner

    ​Hot on the heels of the second sold-out MF Tasty secret supper, I just got word that MF Tasty creator Eric Gitenstein (who's the chef at the fabulous Lola Tapas) will be doing a special lunch at Welcome Diner on Monday, May 3, followed by another by-reservation dinner that night.I'll have a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Toadies Fans, In Arizona, In 2009: Who Knew?

    "Huh? The Toadies are back together?" was pretty much my reaction last week, when I heard a radio ad for Wednesday's show at Martini Ranch in Scottsdale. Clearly, I'd been out of the loop, since Todd Lewis had reconstituted his Dallas-Fort Worth band -- known nationally for 1994's Rubberneck and it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2008

    Pop Culture: Wal-Mart's Grapefruit Soda

    Normally the tasting team and I go in to these pop culture reviews on essentially equal footing, none of us terribly familiar with the product at hand. This time I threw the tasters -- Jonathan, Jasmine, Peter and Jay -- a bit of a curve ball, serving up one of my all-time favorite sodas, Wal-m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2008
  • News

    October 20, 2005

    Postcards From the Edge

    Hi, Mom! I'm crossing the border!

  • Calendar

    February 10, 2005

    Bleeding Hearts

    Derby girls see red for Valentine's Massacre

  • Best of Phoenix

    September 20, 2001

    Best Soft Drink Selection

    Pop the Soda Shop

  • News

    September 28, 2000

    Taco Hell

    Mexican food vendors circle the wagons as community activists fume over neighborhood blight

  • Music

    April 15, 1999

    I Want My MP3!

    Wondermeat's Will Nerini and Eric Long have seen the future of Phoenix rock, and it's downloadable

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    July 22, 1992
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    May 20, 1992