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Belgium is reportedly home to 195 breweries, 93 beer firms and five gueuzeries.
But you don’t need to visit Belgium to enjoy the country’s amazing beers.
The season of beer festivals is upon us in full force; the Coachella Valley may not be the home of as many festivals as our neighbors in Los Angeles...
Andre de Carteret is the wine and spirits manager at Spencer’s Restaurant, home to one of the most expansive wine lists in the desert.
With 1,052 wines on the list, the Palm Springs restaurant is a Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence winner. While the list has an emphasis on California cabernet ...
New: Elixir at the V Palm Springs Hotel
Could Palm Springs be entering an era when hotel-pool restaurants are all the rage with locals?
Given the wild success of Reservoir at the Arrive Hotel, at 1551 N. Palm Canyon Drive in Palm Springs, it’s possible—especially if the new restaurants at the V Palm S...
What: Black Pepper Pok Pok Som Drinking Vinegar
Where: Dead or Alive, 150 E. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
How much: $4
Contact: 760-864-7193; www.deadoralivebar.com
Why: It’s an equally attractive nonalcoholic beverage.
Back when I was in college, the university had a policy: Any group that threw a party on...
What: The Chicken and Waffle on a Stick
Where: Frankinbun, 540 S. Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
How much: $9.95
Contact: 760-318-4841; www.frankinbun.com
Why: It’s a tasty and unique take on a classic.
Sausage. Is it possible for a non-vegetarian to not like at least some forms of ground, seasoned meat? I da...
New to the CV Supermarket Scene: Gelson’s and ALDI
The grocery-store gods giveth; the grocery-store gods taketh away.
In recent months, both Haggen and Fresh and Easy have faded to black in the Coachella Valley due to financial stresses.
Enter Gelson’s Markets and ALDI to fill the void.
Gelson’s—a Southern ...