Wild Turkey

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2014

    5 Places to Eat and Drink on Thanksgiving Eve in Metro Phoenix

    Crudo On Thanksgiving Eve, chef Cullen Campbell and the Crudo crew will host the second annual Put a Bird on It Party. In keeping with the avarian theme, the bar will serve drinks such as the Duck Duck Moose, made with Ayelsbury Duck Vodka, Hum Botanical Liqueur, lemon, and maple syrup, and the Bi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Scottsdale Culinary Festival Kicks Off with "Shaken and Stirred" Last Night in Scottsdale

    Foodistas of Valley are likely to be wining and dining -- and cocktailing -- themselves crazy this week with the impressive lineup of events in store for the 2013 Scottsdale Culinary Festival. See also: - Top 5 Favorite Events at the 2013 Scottsdale Culinary Festival - Searsucker Scottsdale: Nig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2013

    The 5 Worst Valentine Cocktails of All Time

    Love is in the air -- and as with other airborne pathogens, you'd prefer to keep a safe distance. For the Hallmark haters and the Valentine adverse, Chow Bella has put together a list of the 5 least romantic cocktails around. Order one for yourself or send some over as a gritty gesture to the PDA co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 25, 2012

    The 11 Best Things I Drank in 2012

    Say what you will about weird weather, the economy, the election, the budget battle, gun control or whatever else has put your brow in a knot and your britches in a bunch this past 12 months, but 2012 has been a fantastic year for cocktail drinkers. Here in Phoenix, we've got serious behind-the-bar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2012

    Blue Wasabi's Rocks and Rolls: Can a Men's Night Succeed?

    Here's the thing about Ladies' Night: It's not for the ladies. Sure, they enjoy the tangible benefits -- no cover, discounted or free drinks, the occasional clothing/salon/massage giveaway -- but the real genius of a night for ladies is that it draws in men. Bar owners know as well as anyone that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2012

    The Stunning Man: Blackberries, Egg Whites, Elderflower, and Wild Turkey. Whoa.

    Las Vegas is my favorite vacation destination. It's an easy jaunt, and I know I'll have a great time, no matter my budget. When I head up there, I spend an awful lot of time at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. The atmosphere there is different from the blasé mass appeal of MGM Resorts and Caesars Ent ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    Getting Shaken & Stirred at the Scottsdale Culinary Festival

    The 34th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival began on Tuesday, and we chose to kick the weeklong celebration off the same way we would any soirée -- with a few drinks. Not your simple liquor-plus-mixer drinks, mind you. There was a time when the cocktail was as essential to living as food, and wa ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 16, 2012
  • Blogs

    November 23, 2011

    Casablanca Lounge's Orphan Thanksgiving and Last Minute Sides in Today's Eater's Digest

    ​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Orphan ThanksgivingSo you work in the restaurant or bar industry which means you're working yet another Thanksgiving. Bummernuts. All hope of a turkey dinner may not be lost dear industry professional -- this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2006

    Bess & The Bird

    The wild and crazy Rachel Bess... The Bird knows all, sees all. The minions of The Bird are perched everywhere, scribbling notes, observing all social interactions in the PHX as potential fodder for the next column. Of course, it all flows through my massive bird-brain, and no boob is left un ... More >>