Kitchen Doors


     
  • Kitchen Doors: Let’s Eat!

    For Your Valentine: Honeymoon Sweets Honeymoon Sweets opened in 1996 and is celebrating 25 years of business in 2021. The popular Tempe bakery is owned by husband-and-wife bakers Tim and Joan O’Connor, who met at the Culinary...

    • Posted January 28, 2021
  • Kitchen Doors: Let’s Eat

    Local First: Experience Nutrition Melanie Albert was inspired by her mother to dedicate her life to healthy eating, which led to her business, Experience Nutrition, in 2010. “I first became interested in nutrition and the power of...

    • Posted December 29, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: ’Tis the Season to Support Local Businesses

    The holiday season is an excellent time to support local businesses and buy unique gifts for colleagues, family and friends. Here are some ideas from Local First Arizona members. See Salt seesalttaste.com Founded by a mother and...

    • Posted October 29, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Let’s Eat

    Local First: Phoenix City Grille 5816 N. 16th St. |  Phoenix Since Phoenix City Grille opened in 1997, Sheldon Knapp, who owns the restaurant with his wife, has seen the local culinary scene flourish. “There is so...

    • Posted August 27, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Let’s Eat!

    CHASE’S DINER 2040 N. Alma School Road | Chandler New Yorkers Nancy and Skip Chase opened Chase’s Diner in Chandler in 1997. “Back in New York, I’d spend time riding my motorcycle from small town to small...

    • Posted August 4, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

    Andre House partners with local restaurants to serve guests From small businesses to healthcare workers to families, the coronavirus pandemic has significantly impacted all of our lives. One of the most affected groups is nonprofits, especially those...

    • Posted May 7, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Let’s Eat!

    The Parlor 1916 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix “We opened in the midst of the worst economic collapse since the Great Depression,” said owner Aric Mei, who opened The Parlor in May 2009. “We knew...

    • Posted March 5, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: The Eat Beat

    Tracy Dempsey Originals 1325 W. University Drive, Tempe Tracy Dempsey is well-known for providing sensational sweet and savory desserts to several Valley restaurants. Her packaged confections are found at shops, resorts and wine-tasting rooms...

    • Posted February 6, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Food for Thought

    Food for Thought Merkin Vineyards Old Town Scottsdale From grapes grown in Willcox and the Verde Valley to fresh ingredients in its restaurants, Merkin Vineyards is committed to local flavors and suppliers. “As a...

    • Posted January 2, 2020
  • Kitchen Doors: Where to Ring in the New Year

    Kitchen Doors Festive Feasts CENTURY GRAND Phoenix, centurygrandphx.com Century Grand is the latest concept from Barter & Shake, the award-winning team behind UnderTow, the pirate ship and tiki bar-inspired cocktail lounge. After much anticipation, Century Grand officially...

    • Posted December 5, 2019