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Grilled Pear & Radicchio at Tito & Pep

In the Spotlight: Local restaurants & chefs recognized nationally in 2022

It’s a real pleasure living in Tucson. The winters aren’t as cold as in eastern states, the city doesn’t…

Don Guerra of Barrio Bread

Local baker Don Guerra takes the world by storm

Don Guerra is attuned to the vagaries of nature. The craft baker has learned to respect its power while…

Don Guerra

Don Guerra of Barrio Bread wins a James Beard Award for ‘Outstanding Baker’

After three nominations, Don Guerra of Barrio Bread has won the James Beard Award for “Outstanding Baker.” Don flew to…

Top Chef: Houston

From Houston to Tucson: ‘Top Chef’ pays a visit to the city & El Charro Café

Over the last few years, Tucson has been no stranger to the national and global spotlight, much like

Barrio Bread's Don Guerra in his home bakery (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Don Guerra of Barrio Bread is an official 2022 James Beard Award Finalist

On Wednesday, March 16, the James Beard Foundation announced its official list of 2022 Restaurant and Chef Award finalists and…

The Monica

‘The Monica’ officially opens its downtown kitchen, bar & patio

Flores Concepts, the culinary group that’s been serving up delicious bites El Charro Café and multiple other restaurants, is…

Don Guerra, John Martinez, Maria Mazon

Tucson chefs Don Guerra, John Martinez & Maria Mazon are 2022 James Beard Award semifinalists

Tucson is no stranger to award-winning chefs and restaurants, and now there’s a possibility it’ll keep on growing very…