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Sake Sipper, Blue Hound Kitchen and Cocktails Debuts New Chinese Zodiac-Inspired Menu
4.01.2018 | Uptown Magazine
This menu pays homage to the Asian food menus you see everywhere and is designed to be reminiscent of those. The experience-based phenomenon of ‘eat with your eyes first’ is on full display with this courageous and inventive 48-cocktail menu,” explains Lead Bartender Phil Clark.
12.01.2017 | Arizona Foothills Magazine
In the heart of Downtown Phoenix, Blue Hound Kitchen + Cocktails is a relaxed neighborhood joint with a stellar bar program where diners can get comfy and breathe easy amidst the bustling cityscape. Blue Hound Kitchen has dozens of hanging lights, wood floors, wood-slatted ceilings and a bright, welcoming ambience to gather with friends.
Blue Hound's Refreshing Cocktail Culture9.18.2017 | Phoenix New Times
...Blue Hound has a roster of cocktails that has gotten cooler and more refreshing since Clark stepped behind the bar earlier this year. Blue Hound has a tradition of innovative drinks. With Clark, who crafts drinks that spotlight flavors rather than using flavors to spotlight spirits, who confidently mixes and shakes and garnishes in a sleek waxed canvas apron, the Southern restaurant is continuing this tradition.
New Lead Bartender Phil Clark8.3.2017 | Arizona foothills magazine
Say hello to Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails‘s newest bartender, Phil Clark, an East Coast veteran who most recently led the bar programs at Brabo by Robert Wiedmaier and the James Beard-nominated Mockingbird Hill in Washington D.C.
Craft Cocktail Veteran Phil Clark Joins Blue Hound Kitchen7.26.2017 | Geeks Who Eat
There is a new face behind the bar at Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails in Downtown Phoenix, and he’s just released an impressive menu with 11 original, innovative cocktails (while also keeping some of the ever-popular Blue Hound favorites).
Best bars in metro Phoenix 20177.19.2017 | Thrillist
The American gastro-lounge’s handcrafted cocktails and Chef Sean Currid's contemporary, seasonally inspired menus offer a refreshing taste of what’s growing in Arizona. Fans of whiskey, bourbon, and brandy have something to get excited about, too, because Blue Hound offers the largest menu of brown spirits in The Valley.
A Foodie’s Desert Escape: Phoenix, ArizonaJanuary/February Edition | Vie Magazine
Don't miss dinner at Blue Hound Kitchen in the heart of downtown Phoenix. Here you'll find seasonal American fare meant for sharing and pairing with craft cocktails, wine, beer, and the Salt River Valley's largest selection of brown spirits.
He Said: Get in and out in a jiffy with Blue Hound’s healthy and delicious lunch menu2.19.2016 | KTAR.com
Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails is continually revamping their menu to make sure it stays fresh and in season, but this season’s lunch menu also ensures you can get in and out in under an hour. (Because what’s not to like about a seasonal menu with substance, but isn’t time-consuming to prepare?)
Blue Hound Kitchen Reveals New Lunch Menu2.19.2016 | Fabulous Arizona
Chef Sean Currid of Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails at Kimpton’s Hotel Palomar Phoenix has launched a new lunch menu that is designed to be quick but also just as fabulous as their dinner dishes. Designed to get you in and out within an hour, Chef Sean has created crave-worthy dishes that are a nod to classic favorites, served up with a Southern twist.
Sober Chicken Podcast – Episode 2: Ski Trips & Shake Shack2.26.2016 | JoanieSimon.com
In terms of food, tune in to hear about the double-header lunch I enjoyed which included a visit to Blue Hound Kitchen at the Hotel Palomar in Phoenix.
Check Please, Arizona 6093.3.2016 | Check, Please! Arizona
Guest reviewers dine, then dish on Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails, Grassroots Kitchen & Tap and Pig & Pickle. An Arizona PBS original production made possible by BestDentalCareAZ.com, Whitfill Nursery, The Linkous Group, Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers and Lawns by Les
Blue Hound Kitchen New Lunch Menu3.7.2016 | AZ Foodie
When you don’t have a lot of time and you just want a decent lunch out of the office, Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails can take care of you. While I don’t need to get away from the office, I did have to hurry up and eat lunch before picking up my son from school.
Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails’ New Lunch Menu3.15.2016 | Arizona Foothills Magazine
Often time, we don’t give enough attention to what we eat for lunch during the work day. We usually slam leftovers at our desk or hit the drive-thru.