Wildfish Seafood Grille, Scottsdale, Arizona – The sixth stop on our seven night Arizona Restaurant Week 2010 Tour is Wildfish Seafood Grille. Wildfish Seafood Grille, located at the Scottsdale Waterfront, offers the finest fresh fish, hand-shucked shellfish and Midwestern, aged USDA prime center-cut steaks set in a high energy, casual, contemporary environment focused around an [...]
Deseo at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa ~ Scottsdale, Arizona – The fifth stop on our seven night Arizona Restaurant Week 2010 Tour was the fabulous Deseo in the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa. As it so happens, right in the middle of Arizona Restaurant Week 2010, we were also busily enjoying a few [...]
Estate House Restaurant Scottsdale - The second stop on our seven night tour of Arizona Restaurant Week 2010 was the Estate House to savor the cuisine of Executive Chef Gio Osso. Chef Gio Osso brings new American cuisine to the Valley with unique mixtures of sophisticated flavors and modern style. The restaurant features a warm [...]
Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North – Last night was our second visit to the Talavera restaurant, and on this occasion our evening was saturated with Valrhona chocolate gloriously presented in each of our four courses and three interludes. To help you visualize this very special Talavera Valrhona Chocolate Dinner, I have prepared for [...]
Coming up next in our Arizona AAA Four-Diamond Resort Tour is the seven time wining Westin Kierland Resort and Spa. Should be a luxurious blast!
This week we’re attending the Vine & Dine Valrhona Chocolate Dinner at the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North’s Talavera Restaurant.
The Scottsdale Convention and Visitors Bureau has a long list of special Labor Day packages from many fine resorts in Scottsdale, Arizona. I have reprinted them below for your convenience: Xona Resort Suites Half as Hot Every Thursday XONA takes the forecasted high temperature for the day, cuts it in half, and that’s the room [...]
Scottsdale, Arizona’s Montelucia Resort and Spa is one place where these roaming baby boomers absolutely loved spending a few nights. Montelucia Resort and Spa is only two years old with its architecture inspired by the rich history, white-washed villages, and sun-drenched hills of Spain’s Andalusia region. Montelucia Resort and Spa features an entry that is [...]
Scottsdale, Arizona’s That’s Amore Gelato is an authentic Italian family owned gelateria that serves up Arizona’s best gelato. Now, you don’t have to take our word for this assertion, but how about the Abbondanza! 2010 Guide to the Best Gelato Shops in the United States! We have been enjoying Paola and Christina Marrazzo’s gelato for [...]
Arizona’s Queen Creek Olive Mill is a family run agri-tourism destination, and is also Arizona’s only producer of extra virgin olive oil. We made our way to the Queen Creek Olive Mill for lunch on the way back to N. Scottsdale from our visit to the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument. Upon our arrival, we [...]