The Salt Lake Scene

Posts from December 2012

  • Happy New Year, SLC!

    Happy New Year, Salt Lake City, and how was your 2012? I love to take some time at the end of the year to reflect on the joyous experiences as well as the challenges. I hope we can all find a way this week to celebrate 2012 and welcome 2013, maybe by resolving to enjoy our wonderful city even

  • Event Dining: Z’Tejas Tequila Dinner

    Last week I attended a special event dinner at Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill at The Gateway in downtown Salt Lake City . The dinner theme centered on Tequila, and included a four-course meal and three tequila pairings. The first course was a shrimp and rock fish ceviche served on what was similar to a

  • New Exhibits at Hogle Zoo

    The Hogle Zoo has been undergoing lots of changes and recently added some new exhibits so we went to check them out. Not without stopping first at the beloved elephant statue that sprays water out its trunk, of course. The bald eagles are new, and they were just hanging out in their area, so

  • Tacos and Tequila

    In the past year Salt Lake has had over 20 new restaurants open up ensuring you never go hungry (or thirsty). Including Taqueria 27 , Salt Lake’s newest taqueria and coffee bar. While it was pounding snow outside Friday, I thought it’d be a perfect time to check it out. Friends I dined with coined

  • Feeding the Hungry Traveler

    In perfect time with the busy holiday travel season, the Salt Lake International Airport has welcomed 15 new restaurants, seven being local, into its dining options. The local restaurants that are now available to travelers include: Market Street Grill Greek Souvlaki Café Rio Salt Lake