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It’s time to take a look back at another glorious year for the craft beer industry. The year that was 2014 wasn’t just great for beer; it was a push-the-envelope, challenge-the-palate, variety-exploding year.
In November, there were more than 3,200 breweries in the United States, with more than 2,000...
What: The Pad Thai
Where: Bangkok Noodles, 35911 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City
How much: $9.95 to $11.25, depending on the protein; also available as a lunch special
Contact: 760-324-3533; www.bangkok-noodles.com
Why: Tasty Thai all around.
While nobody was paying attention, Cathedral City somehow became a ...
It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend, one's present or future thirst, the excellence of the wine, or any other reason.
The Arrival of a Friend
I was wrapped in a blanket under a tree. Giant snow clumps fell from dark clouds at Calaveras...
What: The Chili Dog
Where: Teriyaki Yogi, 1775 E. Palm Canyon Drive, No. 210
How much: $5.19
Why: Simply put, it’s a damn good chili dog.
A friend recently mentioned that he’d just eaten one of the best chili dogs he’d ever had.
“Where did you get this amazing chili dog?” I asked.
Located just 70 miles or so from the Coachella Valley, Temecula is known as Southern California’s wine country; the charming California town and surrounding area produce more than 50 different varietals of wine.
This is a great thing for the craft-beer industry. Brewers for years have been using wine...
Tinto at the Saguaro Downsizes a Bit
Tinto, the Basque-style restaurant owned by Iron Chef Jose Garces that calls the Saguaro Palm Springs home, will reopen Wednesday, Dec. 3, after a lengthy closure during much of the summer and fall.
When Tinto reopens, it will be just a fraction of its former self,...