Category: Buzz

Organizing a Housewarming Party: What to serve

As soon as you are settled in your new house, the odds are that you will want to display your pride and joy to the world and invite your friends to a housewarming party. Here are a few ideas to help ensure that your housewarming party is a success. Essentials It is usually best to […]

Foie Gras Banned in California – July 2012

Here’s an excellent blog post on Chow! (Farewell to Foie Gras) talking about the pros and mostly cons of foie gras and why people who love foie gras will only be permitted to eat the delicacy in other states like Arizona. (Downtown Kitchen & Cocktails in Tucson serves a burger with foie gras.) Some of […]

Tucson: Mothers Day, Matt Russell, and more

A few more updates Matt Russell’s radio show On the Menu Live returns this Saturday (May 12) at 4 p.m. on KNST. He will be broadcasting live from the hot new French bistro, Agustin Brasserie! You can listen: 1. On the AM dial (790) 2. On the FM dial (97.1) 3. Streaming at website Letter […]

Mothers Day at Tucson Restaurants

Tucson dining for Mothers Day Mother’s Day is Sunday May 13th.  Don’t wait until the last minute to make a reservation.  Here are some Tucson Originals’ offerings. For more information and a complete list of restaurants, visit Tucson Originals. Acacia Real Food and Cocktails 3001 E. Skyline Dr. Tucson, AZ 85718 (520) 232-0101 Acacia […]

Tucson restaurants: Janos, JBar closing

Wow! Two beloved Tucson restaurants will be closing its doors — Janos & J Bar. I just got off the phone with Janos and the last day for both restaurants will be May 26.  Starting tonight, both restaurants will feature “greatest hits” of menu items. So if these are indeed your favorite places — let […]

Do Real Men Go Grocery Shopping?

Does your man know his way around the grocery aisle? According to a recent report put out by TNS Retail Forward, men shop inefficiently which leads to missed sales at the checkout counter. Many men have difficulty finding items, forgo items rather than risk buying the wrong item, or simply cannot find their way to […]