Wine Bars

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2014

    Bruschetta Board from Postino: 100 Favorite Dishes

    Last year we marked the hundred day countdown to Best of Phoenix by sharing some of our favorite food folks' "Personal Best" lists. This year we're bringing back our list of 100 Favorite Dishes. Have a suggestion for a dish you'd like us to try? Leave it in the comments section or email lauren.saria ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 28, 2013
  • Calendar

    September 5, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    Co-Founder of Arizona Cocktail Week to Open New Bar at Downtown's Luhrs Building This Fall

    Downtowners looking for a new place to imbibe should start counting their empty martini glasses until the opening of Bitter & Twisted, the new cocktail parlor coming this fall to downtown's Luhrs Building courtesy of mixologist and co-founder of Arizona Cocktail Week, Ross Simon. See also: - New Wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2013

    New Wine Bar and Restaurant Opens in Scottsdale Airpark

    Oenophiles can now mix a long finish with the beauty of flight thanks to a new wine bar and restaurant at the Scottsdale Airpark. See also: - Market Street Kitchen in Scottsdale Introduces Sunday Brunch - Republica Empanada Will Bring Latin Comfort Food and South American Specialties to Downtown Me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    11 Great Wine Bars in Metro Phoenix

    In a time that doesn't seem too long ago, Americans approached wine with a sense of dread. Stumbling over French names, listening to the intimidating patter of the sommelier (who had what looked like an ashtray hanging from his neck), smelling the cork, sipping and giving a nod of approval -- the wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    A First Drink at Virginia Senior's Tertio in Phoenix

    We sent our own Vine Geek, Kate Crowley, over to Virginia Senior's new wine bar last night, to check out the grand opening party -- as well as the food, wine and cocktail scene. Here's what she drank thought. Restaurant: Tertio, a wine bar inside Urban Beans Location: 3508 N 7th St. Open: About a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2012

    Julia Baker Opening Flagship Chocolate Shop & Wine Bar at Biltmore Fashion Park

    The Valley's own Julia Baker, founder, executive chef, and CEO of Julia Baker Confections, is no stranger to success. The Le Cordon Bleu grad and Paris-trained chef is currently making sweet Christmas gifts for Elton John, designing Robert Redford's birthday cake, and recently, got ink in the holida ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    CLOSED: Cave Creek Coffee Company

    The city of Cave Creek may be celebrating its annual food festival this Wednesday and Thursday, but unfortunately there's one place that won't be joining in on the fun. Cave Creek Coffee Company, also known as C4, has shuttered. Started in 1998 and currently owned by Todd and Rose Newman, C4, loc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    Cork Answers Foie Gras Debate With Foie Gras Fridays

    See also: Is the Foie Gras Controversy Justified? See also: Angry Geese and the Ongoing Debate on the Ethics of Foie Gras It looks as if Cork, the wine bar and restaurant of inventive New American Cuisine in Chandler, has come back from its summer hiatus with a vengeance. In response to California ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    10 Favorite Metro Phoenix Wine Bars

    ​Pretentious and snobby wine bars are, thankfully, a thing of the past -- at least as far as we're concerned. We like our wines bars fun and full of life with an outstanding staff who will refrain from laughing at our questions and will happily pair our food with a wine of their choice. Speaking o ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 12, 2009
  • Dining

    January 22, 2004

    Dying on the Vine

    There are issues amongst the yardlong list of vino and fromage