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Hot Off the Grill!

Photo Credit: Bill Bokelmann We stopped in to the newly opened Triple B—Brooks Brothers Burgers at the Rainbow Club Casino in Downtown Henderson and were delighted to meet the casino’s Read more ›

The Las Vegas Food & Beverage Professional on Nov 1, 2020

What’s Cooking

ARIA Resort & Casino Finger Licking Foodie Tour Photo Credit: ARIA Resort & Casino Since 2015 Don Contursi has been offering the guided Lip Smacking Foodie Tours, in which guests visit Read more ›

Bob Barnes on Nov 1, 2020

Best of the Best

Photo Credit: Shelley Stepanek X Pot is an incredible new hot pot restaurant at the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Palazzo. The place has marvelous ambiance and great atmosphere with Read more ›

Shelley Stepanek on Nov 1, 2020

Wine Talk with Alice Swift

Aside from wine harvest celebrations, one of the biggest wine holidays in the fall takes place in November. The third Thursday in November is marked as Beaujolais Nouveau day Read more ›

Alice Swift on Nov 1, 2020

Dining Destinations

Photo Credit: Elaine and Scott Harris Even within the age of COVID, entrepreneurs and twin brothers Tim and Mike Brooks, owners of the Emerald Island Casino, acquired the Rainbow Club Read more ›

Elaine & Scott Harris on Nov 1, 2020

What's Brewing

HUDL Brewing Now Open in Arts District Photo Credit: Dave Canela As the burgeoning Arts District in Downtown Las Vegas continues to blossom with new eateries and craft beer establishments, last Read more ›

Bob Barnes on Nov 1, 2020

The Bottom Line

Photo Credit: Josh Kopel The hospitality world has been littered with questions since this pandemic has taken hold. And in a naturally fragmented field where so many small, independent operators Read more ›

Ben Brown on Nov 1, 2020

UNLV Epicurean Society

Photo Credit: Candice Imam Epicurean had a jam-packed last couple of weeks. We started off with our social game night where some of our members played Among Us, a game Read more ›

Nicholas Bilt on Nov 1, 2020

Brett's Vegas View

Resort News Video game developer Atari plans to build video-game themed hotels in the US with one in Las Vegas.  Downtown Grand opened its new eight-story Gallery Tower and property art Read more ›

Jackie Brett on Nov 1, 2020

USBG Las Vegas

Photo Credit: Erik Kluever The myriad of personalities that our Las Vegas service industry collects never ceases to amaze. Just when you think that you can put your finger on Read more ›

Adam Rains on Nov 1, 2020

Front & Back of the House

Photo credit: Zoey D’Arienzo If someone offered you a position as vice president of food and beverage in an upscaling, remodeling, rethinking casino/resort, with the world still struggling with C-19, Read more ›

Gael Hees on Nov 1, 2020

Twinkle Toast

Photo Credit: Erin Cooper Photography It is no surprise that this year has prompted most of us to reevaluate priorities, reexamine budgets and reconnect with ourselves and our families in Read more ›

Erin Cooper & Christine Vanover on Nov 1, 2020

The Restaurant Expert

Building systems so anyone can run your restaurant will transform your business, but the only way you can get it all done is to have a management team in Read more ›

David Scott Peters on Nov 1, 2020

Human Resources Insights

There is a lot of discussion these days on diversity in the workplace. In my humble opinion, it comes down to how each of us view one another and Read more ›

Linda Westcott-Bernstein on Nov 1, 2020

Product Review

Spa Girl Spritzer Gift Set ​ Just in time for holidays the Spa Girl company has launched a limited-edition Spa Girl Spritzer Gift Set in collaboration with St-Germain, the French Read more ›

Bob Barnes on Nov 1, 2020

Chef Talk

I hope everyone is doing well with this craziness happening around us. Last month I wrote about pizza dough, and now I’m going to write about the toppings for Read more ›

Allen Asch on Nov 1, 2020

SoCal Craft

Docent Brewing Co's Brett and Bryan Giesen. Photo Credit: David Mulvihill Every year since 1982 the Great American Beer Festival has taken place in Colorado. First starting in Boulder, Denver Read more ›

David Mulvihill on Nov 1, 2020

SoCal Foodie Biz

Photo Credit: Haley Hill Fall has progressed into something far larger than Thanksgiving and Halloween. The ‘fallidays’ have seemingly blended into one another, making for a months-long pumpkin spice-lined stretch Read more ›

Ben Brown on Nov 1, 2020

Hot Off the Grill!

If this looks good enough to eat, it’s because it is! Pictured here is Elaine Harris getting ready to dig in to the culinary gems at Hedary’s Mediterranean Restaurant. Read more ›

The Las Vegas Food & Beverage Professional on Oct 4, 2020

What’s Cooking

Photo Credit: Honey Salt, Bill Milne and Anthony Mair Honey Salt Excels in Several Areas, Including Brunch When people find out I’m a food writer usually the first question I’m asked Read more ›

Bob Barnes on Oct 4, 2020

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