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.

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To kick off the annual celebration of all things edible (technically, the events started last month with the Friends of the James Beard Benefit Dinner, but the rest of the events didn't happen until this week), we headed out to Top Chef Brian Malarkey's Searsucker in Scottsdale for a good old fashioned cocktail party.

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