Best Bites of San Francisco: Cioppino’s

Seafood and San Francisco…can two things possibly be any more perfect together? If you are looking for Italian and seafood, Cioppino’s is one place to put on your list for sure! Located right on JeJefferson Street…

Halibut Fishing in Whittier, Alaska

Fishing for Halibut in Whittier is a big “must do” for anyone going to Alaska. Every outdoorsman dreams of landing “the big one”. And by big one, I really mean “THE BIG ONE”! Halibut are regul…

Urban Wine Walk – May 16 2015

Not sure if you have seen the weather report for this weekend, but it is going to be beautiful outside!  Still looking for a great way to spend the afternoon. Do you like wine and having fun?  Can you walk, skip, hop or find some other way to get from one place to another?  Then join your fellow winos this weekend for the 5th annual Urban Wine Walk in downtown Phoenix on May 16th from 1-6pm. Here’s the deal…Show up between 1 and 6pm at any of the locations listed below and you can purchase a sample of the wines listed for $2-3 each and have a little snack to go with it.  You can go to one place or them all, it is your choice.  It really is that simple.  For the full experience, you can head over to Cityscape Residences and line up to be one of the first 300 people and get a free commemorative wine glass.   CITYSCAPE RESIDENCES 11 S Central Ave Phoenix, Arizona 85004 602-368-6200     Participating Restaurants: DOWNTOWN DeSoto Cafe Market Samples [$3 ea.] Castillo de Monseran Garnacha Dry Creek – Chenin Blanc Poema Cava – Rose Snack: TBD Short Leash Sit…Stay Samples [$3 ea.] Stronghold Tazi – White Blend District 7 – Pinot Noir TBD Snack: Sausage Meatballs or Pimento Cheese Dip Carly’s Bistro Samples [$2 ea.] Avalon Winery – Cabernet Sauvignon Alberti 154 – Malbec Il Donato – Pinot Grigio Snack: Mediterranean Artichoke Bruschetta Paz Taqueria y Cantina Samples [$2 ea.] New Age Wine & Fresh Lime – Tincho Piattelli – Malbec Premium Purple Paradise Paso Robles – Red Blend Snack: Spicy Salsa & House Chips FilmBar Samples [$2 ea.] Bodini – Malbec Shebang! Cuvee – Red Blend Shebang! Cuvee II – White Wine Snack: Popcorn Downtown Public House Samples [$3 ea.] Coppola Diamond Claret – Cabernet Pascual Toso – Malbec Il Donato – Pinot Grigio Snack: Bavarian Pretzel Phoenix Public Market Cafe Samples [$3 ea.] House Cabernet House Rose House Chardonnay Snack: Chips & Salsa Brick Urban Kitchen Samples [$3 ea.] Snap Dragon – Pinot Noir Benvolio – Pinot Grigio Souverain North Coast – Red Blend Snack: Flatbread District American Kitchen & Wine Bar Samples [$3 ea.] Arizona Angel – Sauvignon Blanc Fetzer Crimson – Pinot Noir Cellar No. 8 – Merlot Snack: Bacon Wrapped Dates Steve’s Greenhouse Grill Samples [$2 ea.] Michael David – Chardonnay Castle Rock – Pinot Noir Hess Select – Cabernet Snack: Rosemary Garlic Parmesan Focaccia Bread with Fresh Tomato Sauce ICON Lounge: Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Hotel Samples [$3 ea.] SIP – Moscato Casa Lapostolle – Sauvignon Blanc Aquinas – Cabernet Sauvignon Snack: Lamb Lengua Tostadas Tom’s Tavern & 1929 Grill  Samples [$3 ea.] Napa Cellars – Chardonnay Napa Cellars – Pinot Noir Ca’Momi – Red Blend Snack: TBD The Urban Italian Strand Samples [$3 ea.] Summer Sangria – White The Strand’s Signature Sangria – Red Coto De Hayas Tempranillo – Cabernet Blend Snack: Caprese Bruschetta The Arrogant Butcher Samples [$3 ea.] Santa Cristina – Pinot Grigio Ruta 22 – Malbec …