Ode to Ed’s – Publik Ed’s

Ode to Ed’s – Publik Ed’s
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Since Big Ed’s opened in 1968, more students have drowned their (over-) workloads into tap beers, fucked-up conversation and more bowls of chili than any human is capable of conceiving. … read more

Festa Italiana: An Authentic Italian Street Festival in Salt Lake City

Festa Italiana: An Authentic Italian Street Festival in Salt Lake...
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The two-day festival was an ideal sendoff to summer. I’m happy to say that the Italian Civic League organized a great party for Salt Lake City. … read more

Cheese Flights Take Off at Caputo’s in Holladay

Cheese Flights Take Off at Caputo’s in Holladay
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Caputo’s, a world-famous Italian deli and market, is quite a draw. Locals can relax on the patio and discover new foods in the shop. Half the store is wide open with large windows facing the patio. The Italian market is modest, but has everything you need like fresh baguettes from Eva’s Bakery, an impressive meat and cheese counter and all the accoutrements you can imagine.  … read more

Salt Lake WingFEST @ Jordan Park 06.14

Salt Lake WingFEST @ Jordan Park 06.14
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WingFEST has made some impressive strides since its inception in 2011, and based on this year’s attendance, it’s only going to keep growing. Giving locals the opportunity to meet up and enjoy a generous quantity of the quintessentially American dish on a Saturday afternoon is a great way to kick off the summer. … read more

Birds and the Bees, Flowers and the Trees: A Fundraiser for Red Butte Garden

Birds and the Bees, Flowers and the Trees: A Fundraiser...
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Enjoying local food and drink among the largest botanical garden in the West is a wonderful thing, and a great idea for a fundraiser. … read more

Pop-up Persian Restaurant @ Meditrina 09.21

Pop-up Persian Restaurant @ Meditrina 09.21
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Regardless of my lack of experience with Persian culture, the events of this Sunday evening transported me to a place I had never been before. This unexpected journey was the brainchild of Shahrzad Jalili and Hossein Dadkha, who are seeking to recapture one of old Iran’s most popular social scenes—the neighborhood café. … read more

Feast of Five Senses: A Fundraiser for Slow Food Utah

Feast of Five Senses: A Fundraiser for Slow Food Utah
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Slow Food Utah wants you to care where your food comes from. A celebration of all things Slow Food, The Feast of Five Senses, is one of the finest food events held in Utah each year. … read more

Chefs, Chow, Cookies & Coffee: PechaKucha Night Vol. 12 @ Publik 10.28

Chefs, Chow, Cookies & Coffee: PechaKucha Night Vol. 12 @...
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The PechaKucha format is brilliant. Japanese for “chit chat,” it was invented in Tokyo in 2003, and since has spread to almost 800 different locations worldwide. The presenters have six minutes and forty seconds to discuss whatever they want, and they are pushed along by a slideshow, which is moving on without them. To anyone who has listened to someone drone on publicly while people cough and shift in their chairs, this format is heaven sent. … read more

Celebrate the Bounty 2014

Celebrate the Bounty 2014
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Not only is Celebrate the Bounty one of the best places to see the rock stars of Utah’s culinary scene work their magic, it’s also a heartfelt tribute to our state’s ability to produce and distribute amazing local ingredients. This evening, the Union Pacific Station was outfitted with representatives from some of the best restaurants in town—an apt setting, considering the gastronomical tour that was in store for the attendees. … read more

Ganesh Indian Cuisine: Authentic Indian Food in Midvale

Ganesh Indian Cuisine: Authentic Indian Food in Midvale
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Tucked away in a nondescript strip mall in Midvale, serving authentic dishes from North and South India, Ganesh Indian Cuisine is a gem to discover.

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