Wow! Circle of Food is really impressed with the new and improved Whole Foods Market at Casas Adobes Plaza. Not only is it bigger (from 16,000 square feet to 32,000 square feet); it’s also brighter (love the lighting), the wide aisles, and the potential for an extraordinary shopping experience.
This newly reopened location at …[more...]
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 …[more...]
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 …
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 …[more...]
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 …[more...]
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 …[more...]
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 …[more...]
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. …[more...]