The Robert Mondavi Corporation

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2014

    5 Things Not To Miss At The Check, Please! Arizona Festival on March 30

    Next Sunday you'll find us at the second annual Check, Please! Arizona Festival at CityScape in downtown Phoenix. The event, hosted by PBS Eight (and co-sponsored by Chow Bella) will feature dozens of local restaurants and chefs, as well as an impressive lineup of panel discussions, cooking demos, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2012

    Christopher Gross Compares Truffle Oil to Heroin and Dishes on the Foie Gras Ban

    See also: Christopher Gross Makes Pig Feet You'd Walk a Mile For See also: Chris Curtiss Dishes on His First Phoenix Gig and Why Food Network Sucks Christopher Gross Christopher's Restaurant and Crush Lounge Biltmore Fashion Park 2502 E. Camelback Road, Suite #102, Phoenix 602-522-2344 www.christop ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    Masters of Wine: The Test

    Welcome to Vine Geeks, where Brian Reeder and Pavle Milic of AZ Wine Merchants take the drinking game quite seriously. Pay attention -- you might just learn something. This past week, a record 98 students took the test to obtain their Masters of Wine, trying to join the mere 298 worldwide who curr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    89: Christopher Gross

    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 11, 2011

    Rain or Shine, Scottsdale Culinary Festival Heavy on the Pour

    We did not love Macayo's, despite Scottsdale Culinary Festival's subliminal marketing ploy. ​Another year of Scottsdale Culinary Festival events has come and gone. We sampled the fare at the 33rd Annual Great Arizona Picnic, watched the wine flow at Cooks & Corks, and took the opportuni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    Robert Mondovi Wine Tour and Peanut Butter "Art" in Today's Eater's Digest

    nutropolitan​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Wine TourThe Robert Mondovi Winery are taking their wines on tour this spring. First stop; Scottsdale. Catch the Robert Mondavi Discover Tour this weekend, April 9-10 at the Scottsdale Culinary Fest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    The Scottsdale Culinary Festival "Hit List"

    Scottsdale Culinary Festival​Last night, the 33rd Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival kicked off with a glam opening bash at Shade at the W Scottsdale.The six-day food fest includes over a dozen events, from upscale chef dinners and a Friends of James Beard event to the weekend's more accessible a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2010

    A Wine Breakfast with David Mirassou: What's it like to be part of America's oldest winemaking family?

    UNCORK THE ISSUE: We meet David Mirassou for breakfast and an early morning wine tasting at Vincent's Market Bistro and ask him, "What's it like to be part of America's oldest winemaking family?" School's so much more fun with food and wine involved... SPILL THE JUICE: "It's tough because I have so ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 26, 2010

    5th & Wine Dinner and Ghost Pretzels in Today's Eater's Digest​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?5th & Wine Dinner Tonight, October 26th join Scottsdale's 5th & Wine for a special dinner featuring wines from the Robert Mondavi Winery. The evening will begin with a selection of pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    Christopher Gross of Christopher's Restaurant & Crush Lounge

    Chef Christopher Gross of Christopher's Restaurant and Crush Lounge understandably asks journalist to call him Chef Christopher rather than Chef Gross: "I guess it's not the best last name for a chef," he says. Today he tells us about how he dodged the bullet of school lunch, the ensuing panic after ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Tequila Tastings and Mini Corn Dogs in Today's Eater's Digest​Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Tequila and More TequilaTonight, Scottsdale restaurant Cein Agaves invites you to their "Passport to Tequila" event in their upstairs Cantina. Espolon, Cabo Wabo, and Hornitos will all b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    Chocolate Wine and Other Adults-Only Easter Basket Ideas

    The last time I received an Easter basket, I was listening to Flock of Seagulls and teasing my hair with Aqua Net. EEEk. Egg decorating and pre-made baskets may be geared towards kids, but that doesn't mean adults have to miss out. Here are a few suggestions to make a sweet holiday ba ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 30, 2005

    Reality Check

    Better be good

  • Calendar

    October 7, 2004
  • Calendar

    April 8, 2004

    Conspicuous Consumption

    The Scottsdale Culinary Festival gets cooking

  • Dining

    February 5, 2004

    Cursed . . .

    . . . and put a stake in it!

  • Calendar

    December 11, 2003

    Grape Expectations

    Squeezing out a good time