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  • ‘It’s Just Magic

    ‘It’s Just Magic

    Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace focuses on guest experience By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski The Nobu brand is known primarily for its iconic seafood restaurants, but within the past 10 years it has brought its penchant for hospitality to hotels. Nobu Hotel Caesars Palace, a boutique space within the Las Vegas resort, debuted in 1993. Last January, it … Continue reading “‘It’s Just Magic”

  • Culinary Art of Churrasco

    Culinary Art of Churrasco

    Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chão opens in Pasadena By Kamala Kirk Fogo de Chão recently opened its newest location in the Historic Pasadena Bank Tower on Colorado Boulevard. Founded in 1979 in Southern Brazil, Fogo is known for its elevation of the centuries-old churrasco cooking technique, which consists of roasting high-quality cuts of meat over an … Continue reading “Culinary Art of Churrasco”

  • Rosemary Pine Nut Shortbreads

    Rosemary Pine Nut Shortbreads

    Dessert teeters between savory and sweet By Emily Chavez Buttery and crumbly shortbread cookies are delicious on their own and satisfy a sweet-tooth craving.  Yet a simple shortbread also provides the perfect base for the addition of various flavorings. As the season changes and we traverse into cooler temperatures and changing leaves, herbaceous and nutty … Continue reading “Rosemary Pine Nut Shortbreads”