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Kaze Sushi - maki roll

Cocktails, BBQ, sake, feasts aplenty – five fab food events

Cocktail contest shakedown SL Mag farm to cocktail contest This Sunday, more than twenty...
Taste Of The Wasatch 2017 - Park City Culinary Institute desserts

Menu watch – July 2018

Taste Of The Wasatch As promised last week, I'm excited to unveil the full and final menu for this years Taste Of The Wasatch. In...
Taste Of The Wasatch 2017 - Solitude Mountain Resort dish

Taste Of The Wasatch 2018

Update: download the full menu for Taste Of The Wasatch 2018. Go grab your wallets. Don't pause, don't hesitate, just get ready to signup...
Nomad Eatery

The Roundup – March 2018

A look back at the past month of reviews, write-ups, diatribes and musings on the SLC dining scene. This month we have more...
Meditrina: shrimp with cheddar grits

Events: Stanza, Meditrina, Dine O Round, Festa Italiana, SL Mag Cocktails

Stanza - Stanza Italian Bistro & Wine Bar welcomes William Davis (Wilson Daniels Wines) as he presents his portfolio of paired wines with new...
Taste Of The Wasatch - plate of food from 2016

Events: Taste Of The Wasatch, SLC Taco Fest, Stanza

Taste Of The Wasatch 2017 - Last nag about this one. Tickets are almost sold out, but if you act especially quick, you...
PCARA Cocktail Contest

Events: Summer Cocktail Contest, Taste Of The Wasatch, Chefs On Parade

Park City Cocktail Contest - Looking to beat the summer heat? Might I suggest a trip to the cooler climes of Park City and...
Taste Of The Wasatch 2016 - Riverhorse On Main cuisine

Taste Of The Wasatch 2017

Roll up your sleeves folks, or should I say, put yer eatin' pants on; because come August 6th, Taste Of The Wasatch is back...
Eat Drink SLC - Beltex Meats prepping devilled eggs in 2016

Events: Spencer’s, EDSLC

Spencer's For Steak And Chops - I've always loved the Rat Pack era vibe at Spencer's, but the next pairing dinner featuring Balvenie Scotch...
Eat Drink SLC - HSL summer fruit in 2016

Eat Drink SLC 2017

One of everyone's favorite summer parties is back in less than four weeks time. The Third Annual Eat Drink SLC returns to Tracy...
J Dawgs - hot dog. Credit, Facebook.

New restaurants June – 2017

Albasha - New to City Creek downtown, this Greek and Lebanese inspired restaurant that claims a specialty in chicken shawarma and gyros. Count...
Pizza Nono - credit SLUG magazine and Talyn Sherer

Restaurant review roundup – May 2017

Ready for the weekend? No? O.k. we gotcha. How about 25+ reviews and write ups about restaurants, bars and more from local writers,...