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Beat the heat this summer with The Keaton wines ... on ICE!!

Renowned actress, director, producer, author and singer Diane Keaton says it like it is. Her slogan is a perfect fit for her personal wine label, ‘The Keaton.’ It’s hard to imagine a wine label embodying the persona of its founder Read more ›

Ben Brown

Blue Ox Tavern Delivering Midwestern Hospitality for 38 Years

How often do you hear of a 3rd generation family-owned bar/restaurant operating for 38 years in Las Vegas? Hardly ever, but the Blue Ox establishments Read more ›

Bob Barnes

Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen Opens at Caesars Palace

Gordon Ramsay continues to spread his restaurant empire and local footprint, as his Hell’s Kitchen, the first restaurant named for and inspired by the hit TV show Read more ›

Bob Barnes

Epicurean Affair

Epicurean Affair Remains One of the Premier Culinary Events Las Vegas Has to Offer and Provides Scholarships for the City’s Brightest Rising Culinary Stars Read more ›

Bob Barnes

Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits of Nevada Acquires Distribution Rights from Bonanza Beverage for Nine New Suppliers

On July 31, Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits of Nevada successfully closed its acquisition of franchise distribution rights from storied Southern Nevada distributor Bonanza Beverage Read more ›

Ben Brown

Lee’s Discount Liquor Celebrates Its 35th Year in Las Vegas

Lee’s Discount Liquor celebrates its 35th year here in Las Vegas. To some, it probably seems like just yesterday that Founder Mr. Lee opened his first shop near Spring Mountain and Jones Read more ›

Ben Brown

Hell’s Kitchen Winner Ariel Malone

After being crowned the winner of Hell’s Kitchen season 15, Ariel Malone was awarded a head chef position at BLT Steak at Bally’s Las Vegas and $250,000. A week later, on May 9, she began working under the supervision of the restaurant’s chef de Cuisine Derek Gigliotti. On July 15, after a couple months to settle in Read more ›

Bob Barnes

The Billion Dollar Brand: Rande Gerber Discusses Casamigos Tequila

Casamigos made global headlines when it sold to British beverage company Diageo in 2017 for $1 billion. Many know Casamigos for its celebrity co-founders: Oscar-winning actor George Clooney and Rande Gerber, husband of model and Read more ›

Ben Brown

Chateau Ste. Michelle

Fifty years ago, a small winery called Ste. Michelle Vintners introduced its first vintage of European-style premium wine, a Cabernet Sauvignon from the Yakima Valley. It was the release that inspired today’s thriving Washington wine industry. In those early days, however, few people recognized or understood the region’s potential. Read more ›

The Las Vegas Food & Beverage Professional

Celebrating 50 Years of Robert Mondavi Winery

When Robert Mondavi opened the doors of Robert Mondavi Winery in 1966, he was driven by a belief that he could make world-class wines from the vineyards of Napa Valley. Today, the winery celebrates its 50th anniversary as one of the most iconic institutions in American food and wine Read more ›

The Las Vegas Food & Beverage Professional on Jan 15, 2020

Rao’s Celebrates a Decade of Excellence and Longevity

Rao’s, one of our nation’s oldest family-owned and -operated restaurants, located at 455 East 114th Street in East Harlem, was founded in 1896 by Charles Rao, and is still thriving to this day, celebrating its 120 year anniversary Read more ›

Bob Barnes

Ryan Reynolds Shares His Passion for Aviation Gin

Aviation Gin has grown rapidly in recent months, emerging as a category leader and electrifying the previously sleepy gin space with viral marketing and innovative messaging. The catalyst, unsurprisingly Read more ›

BBen Brown

Free Things to Do at Your Public Library

Beginning March 10 through May 1, the Clark County Library will exhibit never-before-seen photographs from the Las Vegas News Bureau’s archives that span over 65 years of Southern Nevada’s visual history Read more ›

The Las Vegas Food & Beverage Professional

Heaven Hill

Heaven Hill Brands is the sixth largest spirits supplier in the US. They’re the second largest holder of aging bourbon whiskey in the world, with an inventory of more than 1.6 million barrels. It’s an empire in its own right, with iconic whiskeys such as Evan Williams and Elijah Craig Read more ›

Ben Brown

May I Recommend...

Science fiction writers have long written about time travel. Though the idea of traveling back in time is plausible in theory, the world’s leading scientists have concluded that, in reality, it may only be a distant dream Read more ›

Blake Myers

The Average Cost of Groceries For a Family and How to Save On It

The family budget is complex and often unpredictable. You never know when your car might break down, your kids' shoes might be torn, or you'll have to spend money on dry cleaning because of a stain on your suit Read more ›

Ben Brown

November 2017

The Las Vegas Food and Beverage Professional is the eyes and ears of food and beverage professionals in Las Vegas, Nevada. Read more ›