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On Cocktails: It's Worth Getting to Know These Classic Drinks That All Use Equal Parts of Four Ingredients

On Cocktails: It's Worth Getting to Know These Classic Drinks That All Use Equal Parts of Four Ingredients

Mar 22, 2019 10:00  |  Kevin Carlow

Four is a magic number …

OK, I know that isn’t how the song goes, but when it comes to cocktails, some of the most popular drinks use equal parts of four ingredients. When using the right ingredients, ...

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Vine Social: Shopping for Wine Can Be Intimidating—or It Can Be a Lot of Fun, if the Shopper and Retailer Are on the Same Page

Vine Social: Shopping for Wine Can Be Intimidating—or It Can Be a Lot of Fun, if the Shopper and Retailer Are on the Same Page

Mar 19, 2019 07:00  |  Katie Finn

I’ve been working at a wine shop in Palm Desert for about three months now—and I love it! It’s a tiny little space, with a limited number of wines—and because the store is so small, each of the wines ...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Famous Truffle Tots at Heirloom Craft Kitchen

The Indy Endorsement: The Famous Truffle Tots at Heirloom Craft Kitchen

Mar 14, 2019 15:40  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The famous truffle tots

Where: Heirloom Craft Kitchen, 49990 Jefferson St., No. 100, Indio

How much: $6; $4 when added to an entrée

Contact: 760-773-2233; heirloomcraftkitchen.com

Why: The crispiness, the...

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Caesar Cervisia: Due to the Craft Boom, Some Defunct Historic Beer Styles Have Made Comebacks

Caesar Cervisia: Due to the Craft Boom, Some Defunct Historic Beer Styles Have Made Comebacks

Mar 13, 2019 10:15  |  Brett Newton

For the casual craft-beer drinker, it’s difficult enough to simply keep up with all of the different IPAs that keep sprouting up. Is it a New England IPA or a milkshake IPA? What is a brut IPA? Or a S...

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The Indy Endorsement: The Reuben at Wexler's Deli at the Arrive Hotel

The Indy Endorsement: The Reuben at Wexler's Deli at the Arrive Hotel

Mar 07, 2019 16:10  |  Jimmy Boegle

What: The Reuben

Where: Wexler’s Deli at Arrive Palm Springs, 1551 N. Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs

How much: $17

Contact: 760-507-1640; wexlersdeli.com/wexlers-arrive-palm-springs

Why: It’s a top-notch sandw...

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Restaurant News Bites: The Palm Desert Food and Wine Fest Brings Star Power; a French/Japanese Cafe Coming to PS; and More!

Restaurant News Bites: The Palm Desert Food and Wine Fest Brings Star Power; a French/Japanese Cafe Coming to PS; and More!

Feb 25, 2019 15:20  |  Jimmy Boegle

The Palm Desert Food and Wine Fest Returns

It’s March in the Coachella Valley—and that means it is time for the ritziest, fanciest food fest the desert has to offer: The Palm Desert Food and Wine Festi...

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On Cocktails: Our Resident Bartender's Handy Guide to Maximizing Adventure for Coachella Valley Visitors

On Cocktails: Our Resident Bartender's Handy Guide to Maximizing Adventure for Coachella Valley Visitors

Feb 19, 2019 15:00  |  Kevin Carlow

This month, in an attempt to defeat sleeping in, I’ve been exploring all sorts of interesting spots in the desert with my intrepid companion. Among other things, we learned that visiting Giant Rock, n...

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Vine Social: When Bringing Wine to Dinner as a Guest, Put Some Thought Into It

Vine Social: When Bringing Wine to Dinner as a Guest, Put Some Thought Into It

Feb 16, 2019 13:05  |  Katie Finn

My dad is here visiting from Canada, along with 50,000 other people from Canada, and has been enjoying our balmy winter.

I, on the other hand, am freezing to death, constantly bundled up in a parka, sc...

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