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I finally made it back to my friend Vic Vegas’ restaurant Vic’s last week, along with Sue and my friend Sean.  Vic was there, and he dined with us – creating a tasting menu of sorts.  Vic’s personality and food are always a lot of fun, so it’s no surprise …

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I was in Guadalajara this past weekend to write about a Carlos Santana concert.  While I was there, however, I also got to tour the distillery of Casa Noble tequilla — a company which Santana is a partner in.  We got to see the entire process, and even drink directly …

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I ruffled a few feathers in the food world last year when I vetoed Bouchon’s inclusion in the 2013 edition of Eating Las Vegas: The 50 Essential Restaurants.  But I stand by my belief that in addition to the ice cold breakfast I received during a visit (despite the fact …

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After grabbing a bite at Naked City Pizza this weekend, Chris Palmeri gave me a tour of the progress on Desnudo Tacos.  As you can see, it’s looking great, with a Die de Muertos theme.  The restroom walls are lined with the pages of cookbooks (Rick Bayless is in the …

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It’s hard for me to believe that Presto Cafe has been open a year now, and despite the fact that it’s less than 5 minutes from my house, it took me until last week to get in — and that was only because a publicist invited me.  It definitely won’t …

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