Events & news about what’s going on around the Phoenix restaurant community, breweries and wineries.

AZ Lemonade partners with #LovePup for Peach Lemonade

Looking for a new summertime sipper for a cause? Look no further than a new lemonade from AZ Lemonade and the dog friendly non-profit. A portion of every jar sold will be donated to the #LovePup Foundation to help dogs find their forever home. The Peach Lemonade will be available through July. “#LovePup is honored to be partners with AZ Lemonade Stand. Their commitment to our community and making it a better place is amazing,” Blake Van Es.

Memorial Day weekend special for active & retired military personnel

Kona Grill and STK Steakhouse are offering food & drink specials for our honored members of the military. All weekend both restaurants are offering 20% off food & drinks for all members of the military and gold star families. Additionally, everybody at Kona Grill can enjoy a Red, White & Blue margarita flight for $13. STK offers a Red, White & Blue Steak Topping (filet, lobster tail and blue tortilla chips) for $19.95.

International Wine Day with Arizona wines

” In vino veritas” (In wine we trust) this Saturday, May 25th a two Scottsdale tasting rooms celebrate pouring wines from state 48. The Wine Collective of Scottsdale celebrates their 2nd anniversary by hosting a Soaring Wines wine tasting from 4-7 p.m. for $20.

Aridus Wine Company will be celebrating from 12-8 p.m. at their Scottsdale tasting room.

LDV Winery offers $5 off flights all day long at their tasting room in Scottsdale.

New summer cocktails at Poppy’s Office

The North Scottsdale speakeasy updated their cocktail menu with cool & refreshing cocktails.

Bucca Bucca Suntan Lotion ($7) featuring Romana Sambuca and espresso beans, or the Lychee On Me ($15) made with Chakra Vodka, Lychi-Li, Cave Creek Olive Oil Company White Balsamic lychee air foam, Demerara syrup, lemon and lime.

Island Time ($18), featuring Rum Bar Jamaican Silver Rum, Cave Creek Olive Oil Company Honey Ginger Balsamic, green chartreuse, orgeat, lime juice and an Angostura float.

Dragon Tales ($15) made with Hibiscus Jamaican Rum, Fruitful Dragon fruit liqueur, coconut rum, pineapple and lime.

Happy hour happens daily for the first & last hour they are open and offers $2 off specialty cocktails, $5 drafts and $5 wines by the glass. Two happy hour cocktails are offered including the Aquavit Daiquiri — Aquavit, fresh lime and Demerara, $9 and Poppy’s Margarita — Corazon Blanco, lime, agave and citrus salt, $9.

Hash Kitchen offers new “Morning Mix” menu

All 7 Phoenix area locations are now offering a wallet friendly meal Monday – Friday from 7-9 a.m. and from 1 p.m. til closing. For $20 enjoy……

  • Beverages – choice of drip roast coffee, soda or tea
  • The Opener (choice of starter):
    • Cannoli Donut – fried-to-order sweet dough / sweet cannoli cream / powdered sugar
    • Sliced Fruit – chef’s selection of seasonal fruits / agave drizzle
  • HK Hashes (choice of hash): Carnitas Hash, Holiday Ham Hash, Smoked Brisket Hash, Hash Huevos Rancheros, The Best F#%*%ing Birria Hash, Fried Pork Chop Hash, Hangover Hash or Brunchilada Stack Hash

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