pizza with Indian toppings

at Plaza Palomino in Tucson

Circle of Food blog is loving this innovative idea. What’s not to love? What’s not to amore? There’s the fabulous hand-made artisan pizza at Vero Amore capped with Indian toppings from my favorite food truck — The Twisted Tandoor.

The result is Indian pizza !

It all happens for one day only (marked it …

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Feast for the Greyhounds

Feast for the Greyhounds

Restaurant altruism in Tucson rocks my world.

August 19 – Greyhounds
Regular readers of this blog know that I have a love affair with RESCUED greyhounds. Unfortunately, the cruel sport of greyhound racing still exists in South Tucson. And these dogs need rescuing. Hence, fundraising to pay for the transition from track dog to couch potato …

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Better than Groupon

Better than Groupon

I love this idea. Forget the Groupon and benefit a local Tucson charity instead. Nice going Nicole and Travis.

from the press release

Local Restaurateurs Launch Discount Coupon Program to Support Tucson Charities

August 1, 2014 (Tucson, AZ) — In celebration of its first anniversary, Saint House Island Bistro & Rum Bar has launched a new initiative …

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Eat at Zivaz

Locally-owned and delicious

Poets Square Neighborhood in Midtown Tucson is fundraising so they can raise money for neighborhood signs identifying their ‘hood. So on Monday August 18, when you dine at the locally-owned Zivaz Mexican Bistro between the hours of 11 am to 8 pm, Zivaz will donate 15% of your meal back to PSNA sign project when you download

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The next super food?

The next super food?

Kale seems to be the “it” super food these days. Kale appears grilled, in salads, soups, juices, chips, desserts, and everything in between.

Popeye used to eat his spinach (another hard sell). One has to wonder how he would feel about kale. Is any super hero running to devour this super food?

And just how long …

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The perfect omelet defines a great chef

The perfect omelet defines a great chef

Talk about connections. Just say you’re Oprah Winfrey and you read a book that you love (The Hundred Foot Journey) by author Richard C. Morais. Then call up your friend Steve Spielberg and ask him to make this book into a movie.

The story is about an immigrant Indian family (with …

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the place to be

the place to be

The people who have brought you Choice Greens now have raised the bar on premium burgers and fries.

from the press release

Graze Premium Burgers & Fresh Cut Fries Opens – August 5

TUCSON (Aug. 5, 2014)—Graze, a new restaurant concept featuring premium antibiotic and hormone-free beef and chicken is now open at 2721 E. …

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Best Greek Dessert

Best Greek Dessert

Opa!  The beloved Tucson Greek Festival returns September 25-28, 2014

from the press release

Tucson, Ariz—-Tucson’s legions of Greek Festival fans will be pleased to know that the 38 year festival returns in force this year September 25 through 28th at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church. The event was cancelled last year due to a fire that …

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