Event: Finca Spanish Winemaker Dinner

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I’ve said it again and again and I’m going to bore you on the same point yet again – the team behind Finca and Pago are at the peak of their creative powers right now. Note: scroll to the bottom of this post to see what I mean… On September 13th at 6pm – you […]

Event: Feast Of The Five Senses 2014

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If you haven’t already, be sure to pencil September 21st in your dining diary. That’s the date for this years Feast Of The Five Senses – the annual gathering of some serious Utah kitchen talent in support of Slow Food Utah. The 2014 edition represents a decade of the event – with proceeds going towards […]

Events: Ransom, Slow Food, Oktoberfest

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Ransom Wine And Spirits There are still seats available for the Finca Ransom Wine And Spirits Dinner we already wrote about last week. If you can’t make the event this Monday 18th, Tad Seestadt of Ransom will be making two other appearances the following day. First, stop by The Farm Restaurant at Canyons Resort – […]

Restaurant Review Roundup – August 2014

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Another month, another delicious collection of reviews from bloggers across the valley. Featured above – a mouthwatering sample of brews from Heart Beat Nosh‘s review of Beer Bar. Time for a drink I think. Cheers! Alamexo http://www.welltraveledwife.com/2014/08/alamexo.html Aubergine And Company http://chewandchat.com/2014/08/snowbasin-dinner-top-mountain.html Avenues Proper http://www.slcfoodradar.com/2014/08/02/avenues-proper/ Beer Bar http://heartbeatnosh.com/2014/08/15/beer-bar-salt-lake-city/ Bird And Barley http://www.bestofsaltlakecityrestaurants.com/2014/07/29/bird-barley-fried-chicken/ Cucina Toscana http://chewandchat.com/2014/07/cucina-toscana-changes.html Cupbop […]

Events: Pago, Frida Bistro, Finca, Franck’s

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Pago Rose Advocacy Wine Dinner Tomorrow night join the Pago team for their yearly Rose Advocacy Dinner, part of their summer sommelier series. Pago’s Evan Lewandowski cautioned us: “If you were lucky, you secured a seat to last year’s event. If not, you were likely tortured by the Instagram and Facebook photos, as it was […]

News: Log Haven, La Bonne Vie, High West

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There’s a reason we select our local partners so carefully – they’re the best at what they do. Take Log Haven, one of SLC’s finest and most romantic dining destinations, who proudly just announced their eleventh straight Wine Spectator Award of Excellence from; an award reserved only for restaurants that “offer an interesting and diverse […]

Restaurant Closures Summer 2014

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For all the new restaurants we’re lucky to see opening around the valley, the past few weeks has seen a number of high profile closures. Here’s a quick recap of who has departed the SLC dining scene: Z’Tejas Reported by Ted Scheffler – the Gateway’s Z’Tejas closes up shop today. The national chain eatery seemed […]

Taste Of The Wasatch 2014

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Over 50 of Utah’s top chefs, restaurants and bakers will gather on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Solitude Mountain Resort from 11:30a.m.(for VIPs), 12 noon (for general admission) until 4 p.m. for Taste of the Wasatch 2014. Over 1,500 expected attendees will participate in this gastronomic event while enjoying fine cuisine from restaurants such as […]