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Best of the City 2013

Best Community-Supported Agriculture

Quail Hollow Farm has prevailed over the harsh growing conditions and meager profit margins that have kept Southern Nevada from jumping on the CSA trend in a significant way. Only about a half-dozen of these co-op farms, which deliver food to paying members on a regular basis, are thriving here. Among them, Quail Hollow is Read More

Business & Services

Best Worst Lawyer Commercial

If there’s one good reason to watch local TV these days, it’s bad law ads. Typically, we love either the guys who try way too hard or the guys who try very little. Now, straight from Don Draper’s nightmares, there’s “Attorney, Jack Bernstein,” who somehow manages to do both (see for yourself on YouTube). This guilty pleasure begins with a pas de deux of voice and body language that is at once gentle, firm and totally Read More

Dining

Best Fries

Chef Brian Massie of the Light Group does killer fries at Fix, the terrific steakhouse in Bellagio. The recipe calls for hand-sliced Kennebec potatoes, which are fried at two different temperatures, first at a lower temperature and then in hotter oil, to ensure they come up crisp and golden brown. The plain fries are reason enough to visit, but they also do Kobe cheese fries, topped with lean ground Kobe beef, and a rich sauce using a quartet of cheeses. Read More