Across The Pond Craft Cocktail Bar in Central Phoenix Now Open
Across The Pond, a craft cocktail bar from Born & Raised Hospitality is now open in Central Phoenix. The new bar is located inside the old Central Wine space just across the walkway from the Clever Koi’s Phoenix location. Across The Pond offers a compact, ever-changing menu of eight different cocktails, plus an extensive selection of Japanese whisky served in the traditional Japanese style, craft beer and wine, all paired with a menu of fresh hand-rolled sushi. Specializing in traditional Japanese sushi, Across The Pond will serve up an omakase (or chef’s choice) menu of nigiri and sashimi dishes. The bar is open Wednesday through Saturday from 4:00 pm to midnight.
Nobu Restaurant Coming to Scottsdale Fashion Square
Scottsdale Fashion Square, part of the Macerich portfolio, announced that Nobu will open it’s first-ever Arizona restaurant at the retail destination. The new Nobu Scottsdale will be located just outside Scottsdale Fashion Square’s set-apart luxury wing anchored by Neiman Marcus. Nobu will feature signatures such as black cod with miso, yellowtail sashimi with jalapeño and inventive new dishes created especially for the Scottsdale location. The opening date and design details will be announce soon.
Wilhelm Family Vineyards New Tasting Room in Tucson Now Open
The new Wilhelm Family Vineyards tasting room – Tasting & Tapas at Ventana is now open. The new tasting room is located at 5425 North Kolb Road at the intersection of North Kolb and Sunrise in North Tucson – Ventana Plaza. Hours of operation are Monday – Wednesday 11:00 am to 7:00 pm and Thursday – Saturday 11:00 am to 9:00 pm. The Wilhelm Family estate vineyard located in the Sonoita/Elgin area in Southern Arizona, is home to many Spanish and French varietals. It’s high density planting of near 1200 vines per acre is home to Tempranillo, Garnacha, Verdejo, Graciano, Tannat, Petite Sirah and Cabernet Sauvignon. Tours and tastings at the Sonoita Tasting Room are available by reservation for $45 per person.