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On Cocktails: Syrups—Both Simple and More Complex—Are Easy to Make and Wonderful to Enjoy

On Cocktails: Syrups—Both Simple and More Complex—Are Easy to Make and Wonderful to Enjoy

Aug 15, 2019 16:00  |  Kevin Carlow

If you want something done right, do it yourself.

Yes, there are things best left to professionals, like distilling grappa, dentistry and putting in a new electrical subpanel. However, when I think abo...

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Caesar Cervisia: Meet Will Sperling, a Craft-Beer Expert Who's Now the Food and Beverage Manager at the Ace Hotel and Swim Club

Caesar Cervisia: Meet Will Sperling, a Craft-Beer Expert Who's Now the Food and Beverage Manager at the Ace Hotel and Swim Club

Aug 15, 2019 11:00  |  Brett Newton

Last month , I said my next column would be about a “craft-beer institution from the past that still has not been matched in this valley”—and it seems I lied. I will bring that to you soon, but I want ...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Grilled Shrimp Tacos at El Patron Crafted Tacos and Drinks

The Indy Endorsement: The Grilled Shrimp Tacos at El Patron Crafted Tacos and Drinks

Aug 08, 2019 14:45  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The grilled shrimp tacos

Where: El Patron Crafted Tacos and Drinks, 101 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs

How much: $13

Contact: 888-340-8226; www.elpatronps.com

Why: They’re simply delicious.

It was a bi...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Boom-Boom Shrimp at Kitchen 86 + Bar

The Indy Endorsement: The Boom-Boom Shrimp at Kitchen 86 + Bar

Jul 31, 2019 09:00  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The boom boom shrimp

Where : Kitchen 86 + Bar, 73130 El Paseo, Suite I, Palm Desert

How much: $13 at lunch

Contact: 760-890-1586; www.kitchen-86.com

Why: These are some tasty bites.

The first word that com...

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Restaurant News Bites: AsiaSF Coming to Palm Springs; Ni-Chome Ramen Keeps Popping Up; and a Whole Lot More!

Restaurant News Bites: AsiaSF Coming to Palm Springs; Ni-Chome Ramen Keeps Popping Up; and a Whole Lot More!

Jul 22, 2019 10:00  |  Jimmy Boegle

Coming Soon: AsiaSF Palm Springs, to the Former Hacienda Location

A San Francisco restaurant known for its “Cal-Asian” cuisine and dinner shows featuring transgender performers is opening a Palm Spring...

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On Cocktails: Some Thoughts on What It Means to Be a Bartender in the Coachella Valley in 2019

On Cocktails: Some Thoughts on What It Means to Be a Bartender in the Coachella Valley in 2019

Jul 18, 2019 11:45  |  Kevin Carlow

I’ll be honest: I’m not feeling very inspired this month.

My list of favorite cocktail places in the Coachella Valley hasn’t changed much this year. With the exception of the Del Rey (sorry for not cov...

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Vine Social: Do You Refuse to Drink Chardonnay (or Any Other Varietal)? If So, Please Read On …

Vine Social: Do You Refuse to Drink Chardonnay (or Any Other Varietal)? If So, Please Read On …

Jul 16, 2019 11:00  |  Katie Finn

I am always amazed by “I never/I only” wine-drinkers. I encounter them all too frequently when they come into the shop looking for a specific wine. I quickly discover that my suggestions for an altern...

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Caesar Cervisia: Some Not-at-All-Lazy Thoughts on Eureka!, Rice Lagers, Multi-Packs and That Amazing New Lounge in Beaumont

Caesar Cervisia: Some Not-at-All-Lazy Thoughts on Eureka!, Rice Lagers, Multi-Packs and That Amazing New Lounge in Beaumont

Jul 11, 2019 11:30  |  Brett Newton

I occasionally have so much on my mind when it comes to craft beer that I just have to write about it all in one column. I did this last year in what I describe as a less-lazy equivalent of Larry King...

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