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Earth Week "Bargains," Le Creuset Class and Everything Soy in Today's Eater's Digest

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The Four Seasons Resort in Scottsdale is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Earth Day for the entire week. The Onyx Bar & Lounge will be offering the TREEtini cocktail for $16 each(what?!). For each cocktail sold, a tree will be planted in India. At the Talavera restaurant $60 gets you the four-course tasting organic menu; throw in another $15 for the wine pairings. For reservations, please call 480-513-5085

Sign up now for the Cooking with Le Creuset class at Sur la Table while there's still room. Thursday, April 22 at 6 p.m. Chow Bella's very own Carol Blonder will show you everything you can do with the Le Creuset line of cookware. The class is $100 per person but you get to walk away with your very own rectangular Le Creuset grill pan (valued at $89.95). Click here to register.

 

If you think that all soy products are created equal, think again. The Cornucopia Institute has published a 50+ page report on various soy product manufacturing companies and their standards. The report covers everything from where the beans come from to their organic integrity. You might be surprised to find out who cooperated and who kept silent. Click here to read the full report.


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Shannon Armour
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