Outrageous Olive Oils & Vinegars in Old Town Scottsdale

I was walking in Old Town Scottsdale and stumbled across a store called Outrageous Olive Oils & Vinegars. Wow, when you walk into the shop you are surrounded by delicious smells of various olive oils and vinegars. They offer pieces of bread so you can dip them into the different oils to taste them.

Outrageous Olive Oils Entrance

They have olive oils infused with citrus, herb, …

See “Women Who Rock” at MIM

I did not know what to expect when I decided to go to theWomen Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power exhibit at the Musical Instrument Museum. Needless to say, I was thrilled! The exhibit was actually created by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. I am a big fan of 60s music and they displayed some of my favorites. The women all have their own story of how they started out in the business and became stars. …

Just in Time for the Holidays, Here’s Our Pumpkin Cheesecake Recipe

Delight the family this Thanksgiving with this recipe for our Pumpkin Cheesecake with bourbon sauce and pralines! Or you can order it off the ZuZu fall menu. It’s rich and sweet, with a little bit of nutty crunch.

Pumpkin Cheesecake
Yield: 6-8 servings

Cheesecake

2-1/4 lb Cream cheese
6 Tbsp Sugar
1/8 tsp Salt
1/2 tsp Vanilla extract
5 each Eggs
3/4 …

Fine Dining at T. Cook’s at the Royal Palms

Last week I went to the newly renovated T.Cook’s restaurant and The Mix Up at the Royal Palms Resort & Spa. The romantic ambience of the dining room and courtyard are perfect for the Mediterranean-inspired cuisine, and the views of Camelback Mountain from the patios are stunning.

T. Cook's Dining Room

Executive Chef Paul McCabe blends local and regional flavors to create Mediterranean cuisine that is thoughtful and …