Tuck Shop

Tuck Shop

Feb 3, 2013

The Tuck Shop is the epitome of the types of places I love to find.  While in Phoenix, we were just finishing up our 4 day trip and on our way back to the airport.  The driver of our rental car had come to Phoenix on business various times over the past year, and he was going to take us to a place that he and found previously.  He explained that on one...

Zinburger

Zinburger

Jan 30, 2013

Zinmaster and you would have to put a picture of Phil Jackson on the wall.  Zenburger and the only choice would be a picture of a cow.  And in my book, anytime you have a picture of a cow on the outside of your burger or steak joint then you are basically a winner.  Cow Picture = Win.  No Cow Picture = Lose.  Just how good is Zenburger though?  Well there are...

Hillstone

Hillstone

Jan 28, 2013

HillStone is one of the classiest places I’ve been to in a long long time.  From the outside entrance of the restaurant to the inner reception area, HillStone gives you full visibility to pretty much their entire operation.  As you can see from the upper photo, you can see right back into the preparation area.  I just stood there after dinner for a few...

La Grande Orange

La Grande Orange

Jan 26, 2013

The day before leaving Salt Lake City for a Phoenix business trip, my wife and I went for a drive up into the Suncrest neighborhood in Draper, Utah.  The view from South Mountain was like looking out of the plane of a window down towards a thick layer of clouds, only we were not in a plane, but looking down on the Salt Lake Valley.  The inversion pollution was...