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The Beer Goddess: Three IPA-Makers Discuss the Increasingly Popular Craft-Beer Style

The Beer Goddess: Three IPA-Makers Discuss the Increasingly Popular Craft-Beer Style

Friday, July 22, 2016  |  Erin Peters

Like IPAs? You aren’t alone.

According to the Brewers Association, IPAs accounted for less than 8 percent of the craft beers sold in 2008. As of August 2015, 27.4 percent of beers sold were IPAs.

That’s a huge amount growth—and the popularity of IPAs continues to rise: According to the 2016 Craft Brew...

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Well Red: A Chat With Marcus Kempken, Palm Springs Sales Manager at Mosaic Wine Alliance

Well Red: A Chat With Marcus Kempken, Palm Springs Sales Manager at Mosaic Wine Alliance

Tuesday, July 19, 2016  |  Christine Soto

Marcus Kempken has been living and breathing wine for more than a decade. As the Palm Springs sales manager for Mosaic Wine Alliance, his job is to meet with his various accounts and sell wine … but to Kempken, it’s so much more than that.

Many wine-lovers, for some reason, also love storytelling, an...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Wok-Fried Noodles With Chicken at Watercress Vietnamese Bistro

The Indy Endorsement: The Wok-Fried Noodles With Chicken at Watercress Vietnamese Bistro

Thursday, July 14, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The Wok-Fried Noodles With Chicken

Where: Watercress Vietnamese Bistro, 415 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs

How much: $11 as a lunch special; $14 as a dinner entrée

Contact: 760-832-9927; watercressvietnamesebistro.com (site currently only mentions Redlands location)

Why: It’s fresh and tasty.

Regular ...

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The Indy Endorsement: The No Name 2, as Part of All-You-Can-Eat Sushi at No Da Te

The Indy Endorsement: The No Name 2, as Part of All-You-Can-Eat Sushi at No Da Te

Tuesday, July 05, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The No Name 2, as Part of All-You-Can-Eat Sushi

Where: No Da Te, 73655 El Paseo, Palm Desert

How much: $35 during our visit; $9 for just the roll

Contact: 760-340-3698

Why: Sometimes it’s good to splurge … responsibly.

On a recent visit to San Francisco, we decided to try an adorable little Japantown su...

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The Beer Goddess: An Update on the Goings-On at Coachella Valley Brewing Co.

The Beer Goddess: An Update on the Goings-On at Coachella Valley Brewing Co.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016  |  Erin Peters

The temperatures are absolutely scorching. Pool parties, mercifully, are everywhere.

Yep. Summer has arrived with full force in the Coachella Valley.

If you’re thirsty, you may want to check out what’s happening at Coachella Valley Brewing Co. We decided to check in with CVB—one of the three fantastic b...

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Restaurant News Bites: Rancho Mirage Celebrates Summer; Morongo Elevates the Selfie; Restaurant Comings and Goings; and Tons More!

Restaurant News Bites: Rancho Mirage Celebrates Summer; Morongo Elevates the Selfie; Restaurant Comings and Goings; and Tons More!

Monday, June 27, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

Rancho Mirage Restaurants Team Up for a ‘Taste of Summer’

Enjoy inexpensive yet yummy drinks and desserts? If so, then you may find yourself spending a fair amount of time in Rancho Mirage over the next couple of months.

The city, its chamber of commerce and its restaurant association have teamed up t...

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