Arizona

Cornish pasty

How an Old Timey British Pastry Got Super Popular in Arizona

The Cornish pasty is an unlikely desert staple.
Noah Austin
8.27.18
aww

Former Server Apologizes to Restaurant for Stealing in the 90s, Sends $1,000 Cash in the Mail

Turns out not everyone in the world is bunch of spiders in a trenchcoat!
Jelisa Castrodale
8.1.18
crime

Arizona Man Stole Ambulance to Buy Sandwich, Says It Was Too Hot to Walk

To be fair, it was very hot.
Ian Burke
7.30.18
protest

Phoenix's Restaurant Community Is Finding Its Voice Through Protest

“It's funny that standing for what you feel is right and just is now considered becoming an ‘activist.’”
Natalie Pattillo
1.10.18
native american cuisine

How to Decolonize Your Thanksgiving Dinner

We reached out to chef Nephi Craig, a member of the White Mountain Apache tribe. It starts with identifying foods that are indigenous to the Americas and asking yourself, "What do these ingredients mean to me?”
Javier Cabral
11.18.17
politics

Pro-Trump, Anti-Global Warming Facebook Post Leads to Restaurant's Closure

Cup It Up American Grill in Tucson, Arizona was forced to close just 72 hours after its controversial post went sideways.
Jelisa Castrodale
10.12.17
WTF

It's So Hot in Arizona Right Now that You Can Literally Cook Pizza on the Sidewalk

Man, it's a hot one.
Jelisa Castrodale
6.22.17
WTF

Man Gets Hypothermia in His Quest to Save $15 on a Pizza

How far would you go for a free pie?
Jelisa Castrodale
5.14.17
guns

This Restaurant Lets You Fire Guns While You Wait for Dinner

Modern Round serves its appetizers and entrees with a side of all-you-can-shoot "replica firearms molded into the size, shape and weight of actual firearms."
Jelisa Castrodale
1.15.17
politics

All Hell Broke Loose After the Owners of This Mexican Restaurant Showed Support for Trump

Thanks to the sign and Trump’s singling out of Betty at the rally, the Rivas’s restaurant has become the focal point of a political shitshow, with both Trump lovers and haters taking sides.
Alex Swerdloff
3.24.16
The Law

Why Potluck Dinners Are Still Illegal in Arizona

In the great state of Arizona, throwing a potluck dinner can land you on the wrong side of the law.
Alex Swerdloff
2.9.16
Arizona

How LA Destroyed Northern Mexico's Bacon-Wrapped Hot Dogs

Bacon-wrapped hot dogs may be the quintessential street food of Los Angeles, but they originated in Hermosillo, Mexico.
Dalina Castellanos
6.24.15
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