There are occasions where we all enjoy the finer joys in life. One of those finer things is a good meal where we feel like royalty. If you find yourself a lover of the epicurean aspects of life, you’ll want to come to visit the wonderful Scottsdale for your next vacation. Read on to discover how to enjoy an epicurean journey and Scottsdale dining!
A Taste of the Vine and Hop
You’ll be pleased to discover that the desert area is actually quite renowned for the delicious wines that come from its vineyards and the delectable brews created amongst the desert sands. While you’re exploring the area, make sure you don’t miss out and take the chance to try some truly stellar creations.
You might enjoy stopping by The Shop Beer Co., which was rated the New Times Best of Phoenix 2020. They take pride in their creativity and the quality of their brews. You’ll find several beers on tap when you come and visit; for instance, you’ll find the blonde lager Crispy, as well as the west coast IPA Wizard of the West, as well as the hazy IPA Whale in Space (They did say they liked to be creative, and that includes even the names!).
After you get done trying creations of hops, try some of the grape at Carlson Creek Vineyard. You’ll find a selection of delectable wines, the grapes of which were grown at 4,300 feet. The unique combination of warm desert days followed by the chilly nights gives these grapes an unusually thick skin which you will discover makes for a flavorful wine. When you visit their 2,300-square-foot tasting room, you will get the chance to try your choice of five of their over 13 different exquisite wines. As well, it wouldn’t be a wine tasting without some good fresh nibbles. So, make sure you try their cheeseboard which comes with a variety of artisan cheeses, meats, marinated olives, nuts, and dried fruit. If you feel you’re not quite the wine expert, make sure you check out their Wine Tasting 101 class which is sure to help you become a sommelier in no time.
Scottsdale Dining on Delectable Food
You’ll quickly find that the area is not lacking when it comes to mouthwatering Scottsdale AZ restaurants to try that will provide you with not only a perfectly crafted meal but a wonderful ambiance to enjoy your family’s or guest’s company.
For instance, if you are looking to experience true luxury, you must try Reserve, which offers a chef’s tasting menu featuring over 12 different courses, and if you so choose, each course can be paired with wine specifically chosen by their expert sommelier. You’ll find such courses as Chilean sea bass, corn pudding, duck, chocolate caramel cake, and many more.
You also might enjoy checking out the Grass Roots Kitchen and Tap, which offers a diverse menu of Southern-influenced American food; each meal is created from scratch, ensuring only the absolute best of flavors. You’ll be able to enjoy a range of dishes including large sharing plates of ground burrata, pork belly, and smoked salmon. You’ll also find vegetable platters filled with fresh and locally sourced produce, Carolina baby back ribs, BBW brisket, and many others.
You also might enjoy checking out Virtu Honest Craft, which was rated by Esquire Magazine as one of the top 20 Best New Restaurants in the US, and which features a Mediterranean-inspired menu that changes weekly, ensuring each visit is truly a new experience. You’ll find seafood choices picked from some of the most notable fish markets in the country and premium season produce direct from Arizona farmers. You’ll also find some unique dishes like asparagus which includes duck egg and feta crumbles, as well as classic pasta such as chitarra and gnocchi.
Enjoy the Luxury of a Scottsdale Lounge
Of course, if you are really looking to relax, nothing is better than a good lounge where you can get an expertly made drink and relax on plush couches and talk to interesting people. If this is what you are looking for, make sure you check out Beverly on Main, which offers a variety of cocktails in a fancy and elegant atmosphere. While enjoying good drinks, make sure you try some of their delectable food including Tijuana wraps, skewers, tacos, sliders, flatbreads, and more. You also might like checking out the Fox Cigar in Scottsdale, which offers a sophisticated ambiance to relax and enjoy one of their premium cigars. You also might like to try one of their 400 premium spirits, or maybe one of their 14 rotating taps. As well, enjoy your good drink and cigar from their covered patio.
Sleep Off Your Food Coma
Of course, no journey of enjoying these Scottsdale AZ restaurants would be complete without an equally wonderful place to stay. At Scottsdale Rentals, you’ll have your choice of a wide selection of different rentals, ranging from the large and luxurious to the small and quaint, those with classic designs to those with sophisticated décor. As well, you will be getting a team that is made of proud locals and who are more than willing to use their knowledge to ensure that you get to do and see all that you had hoped to when you set out on your journey to our beautiful desert town.
Enquire further with Scottsdale Rentals by calling us at (844) 948-1273 or book your rental property online today and start the process for your own epicurean journey!