Saturday, November 01, 2014



More Beer!

Pop the tops with our staff and see the summer suds up-close in this behind-the-scenes video from our beer tasting.


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Meaty Bits

0614PHMPF17In the June 2014 issue of PHOENIX magazine, we took you behind-the-scenes at Ben and Jack’s Steakhouse in Scottsdale ( to see how Chef Admir Alibasic makes the restaurant’s delectable dry-aged steaks. Here are a few other places around the Valley where you can score one of these special cuts:


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Taras Super Staycation

The Valley adventurist forages the landscape in our own backyard.


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Tara in Cannes, France

PHOENIX magazine's slideshow of Tara in Cannes, France  ...with a little side trip to Eze!


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More Tara

Valley travel queen Tara Hitchcock gives Celebrity Fight Night Italy attendees the low-down on that country’s Old World charms in this month’s Tara’s Travels. Find her Top 3 list of Italian travel experiences in this outtake extra.

Hiking the Dolomites hut-to-hut. If you love the outdoors and don’t mind sleeping on a wooden cot in a refugio, you will thank me later! A trek though this mountain range in Northern Italy - about an hour-and-a-half of Cortina d’ Ampezzo – is right out of Lord of the Rings, the via ferrata (old wartime climbing routes) are breathtaking and the food is incredible (I have no idea how the Italians transport their fresh pasta thousands of feet up a mountain). Plus, you won’t gain weight as you’ve hiked it all off!


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Italian Dining Guide Extras

After digging into our Italian Dining Guide, get a second serving with more Q&A and video featuring Angelo Livi and Tomaso Maggiore; local spots to try the various regional cuisines of Italy; a how-to video on making uova raviolo at Noca; and more. It’s a multimedia meal of epic proportions.


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Tyler Severance: Yo-Yo Master

Watch the champion yo-yoist from Chandler in action!


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2014 Top Docs Video Extra

Cure your curiosity for PHOENIX magazine's 2014 Top Docs with our exclusive videos featuring face time with several physicians. Videos will be released over the next few weeks - kicking off with Dr. Burt Webb.

Meet Dr. Burt Webb - 2014 PHOENIX magazine Top Doctor of Obstetrics and Gynecology


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Deeper Well

Looking for more locally made health & wellness products like those featured on the Shopping page in our April issue? Open up and say ah.

Hi-Health: Nutritional Supplements
With more than 49 stores throughout Arizona, this local purveyor of vitamins and herbal supplements is always around the corner. The chain, founded in 1972, stocks a variety of national brands, but takes particular pride in its own Ultra Plan line, which includes everything from vitamins and minerals to enzymes and protein powders. Multiple locations,


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Outdoor Fun at El Chorro Lodge

Outdoor fun at the legendary El Chorro Lodge resort.


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