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What: The Drunken Noodles
Where: Blue Orchid, 73030 El Paseo, No. 102, Palm Desert
How much: $11.95
Contact: 760-776-6610; blueorchidpd.com
Why: The soft noodles and the fresh flavors.
On the west end of El Paseo in Palm Desert, near the semi-convergence of El Paseo, Highway 111 and Highway 74, good Thai food ...
A little more than three decades ago, Coors Banquet Beer was the best beer that American breweries had to offer.
It was brewed with Rocky Mountain spring water near Golden, Colo., and was only available in the West. President Eisenhower had supplies of it airlifted to the White House via Air Force On...
What: The Happy Hour New York Steak
Where: Sammy G’s Tuscan Grill, 265 S. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
How much: $15
Contact: 760-320-8041; www.sammygsrestaurant.com
Why: It’s a fantastic deal
There are so many things we like about the happy hour New York steak deal at Sammy G’s Tuscan Grill that we feel th...
The moon lights the way to my cottage. A lantern glows inside. Friends knock and enter, bringing veggies and bread. I pour sweet golden mead into clay mugs. I’ve been busy fermenting honey here in my hobbit hole. Folks pull out hand-crafted instruments. We build a bonfire under the stars, dancing an...
What : The Sour
Where : Bar, 340 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs
How much : $10
Contact : 760-537-7337; www.barwastaken.com
Why : It’s one of the best cocktails in the valley.
I am convinced that Bar (if you’re unfamiliar, yes, that’s the name of the place in its entirety) remains underrated, even though th...
Zin American Bistro Finds Itself in the Midst of a Foie Gras Uproar
In early January, U.S. District Judge Court Stephen V. Wilson overturned California’s ban on foie gras—a 2004 voter-approved law that went into effect in 2012.
Almost immediately, Mindy Reed, the owner of downtown Palm Springs’ Zin Am...