Tag: Tucson wine

Tucson Wine: CataVinos 5th Anniversary Party – Sept. 22

Congratulations to Yvonne Foucher, the owner of CataVinos Wine Shoppe in Midtown. Today she celebrates her 5th anniversary as a locally-owned wine store and wine tasting venue. It can’t be easy in this economy to compete with multiple big box chains selling wine. What makes the CataVinos experience unique is that Yvonne and her tasters […]

Tucson: Wine on the Radio – May 12

Tucson Food & Wine News Rock my world! Wow! Two of my favorite food & wine personalities will be under one roof this Thursday, May 12. Matt Russell (from On the Menu Live!) will be hosting his radio show at CataVinos Wine Shoppe which is located at 3063 N. Alvernon Way, one block south of […]

Slow Food Tucson: Wine and Chocolates, Sunday-Feb. 13

Slow Food Tucson Pairs with Tucson Creative Catering and CataVinos Wine Shoppe Date: Monday, February 13 Time: 3 to 5 p.m. Where: CataVinos Wine Shop & Tasting Room 3063 N. Alvernon Way (520) 323-3063 Price: $25 for members, $30 for non-members You can purchase tickets online or send a check to: Slow Food Tucson P.O. […]

Tucson restaurant news: chocolate, dog friendly dining, summer deals

Image via Wikipedia Tucson restaurant news World of Chocolate At Hacienda Del Sol, Pastry Chef Tavel Bristol-Joseph presents an evening of delectable chocolates paired with wines and cocktails from Sommeliers Andrew Record and Jon Herrera for $25.00 per person. The dessert tasting will be split up into three sections: milk chocolate, dark chocolate and white […]

Tucson restaurant news: Wine, icons, frog legs

Image via Wikipedia May 13 – Two of my favorite Tucson food and wine icons under one roof Matt Russell will be broadcasting his hour-long “On the Menu Live” radio show (JKLL-AM 1330, 5 p.m.) live in the CataVinos Wine Shoppe, 3063 N Alvernon Way. Yvonne Foucher is a regular guest on this show. Janos […]

Tucson: Food, Wine, Art, Sushi, Pie, Blues, Rock and Stroll

Image by gem66 via Flickr Tucson: Food, Wine, Art, Sushi, Pie, Blues, Rock & Stroll Tucson restaurant happenings and more… Every weekend seems more jam packed than the previous weekend. Let’s see what’s on the Tucson menu this weekend… Crush The word crush gives me a rush. Crush happens this Friday, April 9 at the […]

Tucson: Wine Pairing with Easter Dinner

Today, two people asked me what wine to pair with ham. I’m no wine expert but I know who is. I asked Yvonne Foucher, owner of CataVinos for her advice and this is what she shared. For people in Tucson, you can stop at CataVinos and pick up these wines at 3063 N. Alvernon Way […]

Noshing Tucson: New and White

News about Tucson restaurants… New: Monkey Business Eatertainment Monkey Business finally opened on March 27 after 4.5 years of bad things happening. We wish the McGuires well and hope they are able to recoup and thrive. Monkey Business is located at 8581 N. Silverbell Road in Marana; 744-7676. New: Elvira’s Crosses the Border Since 1927 […]