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The Indy Endorsement: The German Pancake at Elmer's

The Indy Endorsement: The German Pancake at Elmer's

Monday, February 08, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The German Pancake

Where: Elmer’s, 1030 E. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs

How much: $10.29; $12.29 as a combo

Contact: 760-327-8419; eatatelmers.com

Why: It’s a fantastic sweet breakfast.

Not too long ago, I ordered the German pancake at Elmer’s Restaurant. One of my dining companions was, well, actuall...

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The Beer Goddess: These Five Apps Will Help You Find, Learn About and Appreciate Craft Brews

The Beer Goddess: These Five Apps Will Help You Find, Learn About and Appreciate Craft Brews

Tuesday, January 26, 2016  |  Erin Peters

The craft-beer industry has long been on top of the latest trends and technology when it comes to helping people create, find and enjoy the best beer possible.

In other words … when it comes to craft beer, yes, there’s an app for that. In fact, here are five applications I recommend for beer-lovers b...

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Restaurant News Bites: Dead or Alive Brings Fine Beer, Wine to South PS; Creamistry Brings Ice Cream to PD; and Tons More!

Restaurant News Bites: Dead or Alive Brings Fine Beer, Wine to South PS; Creamistry Brings Ice Cream to PD; and Tons More!

Tuesday, January 26, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

Dead or Alive Brings Fine Wine, Fine Beer and Fine Design to ‘The Curve’ Area

Christine Soto and Anthony Cioffi attended to Palm Springs High School together. After graduation, they went their separate ways, but in 2012, at their 10-year reunion, they reconnected—and started dating.

Today, they’re not...

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Sniff the Cap: Wine Is for Winners—Whether or Not You Play the Lottery

Sniff the Cap: Wine Is for Winners—Whether or Not You Play the Lottery

Wednesday, January 20, 2016  |  Deidre Pike

If I were a rich man,

Ya ha deedle deedle, bubba bubba deedle deedle dum.

All day long I'd biddy biddy bum.

If I were a wealthy man.

—Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof 

Text from a friend on Jan. 8: “Just finished post-workout shower. Off to buy Powerball ticket. It’s $800 million. Normally I don’t do lottos b...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Marcie's Matcha Smoothie at Fresh Juice Bar

The Indy Endorsement: The Marcie's Matcha Smoothie at Fresh Juice Bar

Friday, January 15, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The Marcie’s Matcha smoothie

Where: Fresh Juice Bar, 73030 El Paseo, No. 104, Palm Desert; also in La Quinta and Palm Springs

How much: $5.95 for 16 ounces; $7.95 for 24 ounces

Contact: 760-837-9777; freshjuicebar.com

Why: All the unique flavors.

As I drove away from the Fresh Juice Bar on El Paseo, I fa...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Veal Marsala at Lord Fletcher's

The Indy Endorsement: The Veal Marsala at Lord Fletcher's

Friday, January 08, 2016  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The Veal Marsala

Where: Lord Fletcher’s, 70385 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage

How much: $28

Contact: 760-328-1161; www.lordfletcher.com

Why: It’s a classic dish at a classic venue.

I recently celebrated a friend’s birthday at Lord Fletcher’s. Turns out Lord Fletcher’s is celebrating a birthday of its own.

Ron...

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