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Top 5 Ice Cream Spots

Arizona is brimming with spots to grab a cool-you-down treat, but these five time-honored ice cream shops are tops when it comes to savoring a good, old-fashioned scoop (even if the flavor might be a little quirky).

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Barbecue Wine-Pairing Tips

If you’re not grilling this Fourth of July weekend, you’re doing it wrong. Jim Cunningham, general manager of Merkin Vineyards Scottsdale, provides wine-pairing pointers (spoiler alert: ice-cold sparkling rosé is the only cure for a 115-degree day) for your summer barbecuing.

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Best Phoenix Sports Bars

Whether you are watching the NBA playoffs (go Phoenix Suns!), Sunday football or your favorite MLB teams, you want to catch all the action at the best sports bars in the Valley. Check out these Phoenix and Scottsdale area sports bars (and sports-friendly restaurants) to catch your top teams.

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New Summer Dishes & Cocktails at The Americano

James Beard Award-winning Chef Scott Conant is debuting his first summer menu at The Americano, an Italian-inspired steakhouse in North Scottsdale. To complement the new summer dishes, The Americano is also rolling out a new playful cocktail program that evokes childhood summer nostalgia with a grown-up twist.