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Two Spring Cocktails at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar

Two Spring Cocktails at District American Kitchen and Wine Bar

District American Kitchen and Wine Bar – spring 2014 Cocktails

Urban Switchel - A popular early American cooler, it combines molasses, ginger, apple cider vinegar, apple cider and dark rum.

Wayne Curtis, liquor writer and historian: “You can trace vinegar drinks back to the 18th century. The berries and fruits came and went so quickly, that people used vinegar as an acid to preserve them. With the addition of sugar and water, refrigeration-bereft American pioneers had a tart, bracing beverage. Of course, it wasn’t long before someone realized that shrubs made dandy mixers. You threw in some rum or whiskey, and that has a nice effect as well.”

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Review: Quiessence in Phoenix, 4.5 stars

Review: Quiessence in Phoenix, 4.5 stars

Last year, while preparing to take over the kitchen at Quiessence at the Farm at South Mountain, chef Dustin Christofolo strongly hinted that the acclaimed restaurant would be moving in another direction.

While sticking with former chef Greg LaPrad's "farm-to-table" formula, Christofolo said he'd be playing down Quiessences's "special occasion" feel. He promised to make the menu "more approachable" and to offer larger portions. Read more »

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Second Annual Tianguis Fuerza Local Festival Highlights Latino Culture in Arizona Business Community

The second annual Tianguis Fuerza Local Festival presented by Local First Arizona andFuerza Local will be a free and family-friendly event with a special focus on the Spanish-speaking business community. The festival will be held on Saturday, March 29, from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the Golden Gate Community Center at 1625 N 39th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85009. The festival will serve as a way to engage the Phoenix-area and Latino communities in the “Buy Local” message.

Attendees to the festival can expect a fun-filled day of delicious food, live music, kid’s activities, and more. More than 30 local businesses will participate in this year’s event, providing a multitude of entertainment and activities. Read more »

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Spring Training: Be In the center of it all in downtown PHX

Spring Training: Be In the center of it all in downtown PHX

Batter up! Spring training is fast approaching and downtown Phoenix is centrally located near all spring training stadiums. Both Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel and The Westin Phoenix Downtown have spring training offers, which are listed below. Let me know if you need can include this in an upcoming opportunity or if you need additional information and/or pictures.
 
Take a peek at where we’re located in relation to the stadiums:www.starwoodpromos.com/springtraining2014/Phoenix-Downtown.swf

Spring Training: Be In the center of it all in downtown PHX  
 
Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel Read more »

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Discover Art and Culture at Sheraton in Downtown Phoenix

Discover Art and Culture at Sheraton in Downtown Phoenix

Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel now offers an Art Package so visitors and locals alike can experience our local downtown art scene. In fact, the hotel and restaurant, District American Kitchen and Wine Bar, feature an array of art throughout. District American Kitchen and Wine Bar embraces downtown Phoenix’s inherent energy and many local talents. Those who come to dine, or simply enjoy the atmosphere, are immersed in Phoenix's art scene where local DJs and artists are featured on a rotating basis.
 
Experience the exciting art and culture of Downtown Phoenix and stay the night
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Meet Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver, Michael Floyd - Presented by Verizon

Meet Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver, Michael Floyd - Presented by Verizon

Saturday, January 4th | 2PM-4PM

3163 W. Chandler Boulevard

Meet Michael Floyd at the Chandler Mall Buffalo Wild Wings Store 

Be one of the first 200 people to bring 3 or more canned donations for your chance to win an autograph. The first 15 people to bring 20 or more canned donations will have the chance to win an autographed jersey.

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Spirits of the Season Winner - District American Kitchen

Spirits of the Season Winner - District American Kitchen

PHOENIX – (Dec. 19, 2013) – It’s a cocktail two-peat! The District American Kitchen and Wine Bar is taking home the coveted Most Spirited Cocktail award for the second year in a row.

Their Hog Nog was selected by the public over 11 other specialty cocktails created for the Downtown Phoenix Partnership’s second annual Spirits of the Season cocktail competition. District American Kitchen and Wine Bar won last year’s competition with the bubbly Santa’s Bellini.  Read more »

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Tie One on For Safety - Take Pledge: MADD & Desert Car Care

Tie One on For Safety - Take Pledge: MADD & Desert Car Care

One of the most dangerous times of the year on our nation’s roadways is the holiday season. Join Desert Car Care and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) through the month of December and sign the Pledge to Drive Sober and receive a “Tie One On For Safety®” MADD Ribbon to display on your vehicle as a reminder to yourself and others to drive safe and sober.
 
The average blood alcohol concentration (BAC) of the more than 32,000 people arrested in Arizona for DUI was 0.157 – nearly DOUBLE the legal limit.
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AZ Football Bowl Games Packages - Downtown Phoenix Hotels

AZ Football Bowl Games Packages - Downtown Phoenix Hotels

It's bowl game time in Arizona and two downtown Phoenix hotels, Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hoteland The Westin Phoenix Downtown, are offering special rates and packages in honor of the upcoming football games! Let me know if you think this would be fitting for your blog. Thank you!
 

Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl: Michigan vs. Kansas State - Dec. 28 - ASU’s Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, AZ. Both hotels are near the METRO Light rail station with easy access to the game.
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl: University of Central Florida vs. Baylor - Jan. 1 - Cardinals Stadium in Glendale, AZ Read more »

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