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Humana Healthy Fun Fair

Humana Healthy Fun Fair

By | January 9, 2014 at 12:52 am | No comments

ShareKitchen will be participating in the Humana Healthy Fun Fair and Well Being Walk this weekend. The event will be held at the La Quinta Community Park on Saturday, January 11th from 9am-1pm. Participants in the Well Being Walk will start a 5.75 mile course at 7am at the Park...

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SCORE’s 50th Anniversary Breakfast and Expo

SCORE’s 50th Anniversary Breakfast and Expo

By | January 1, 2014 at 2:54 pm | No comments

Do you have a small business interested in greater sales and profits? Is your New Year’s Resolution to start a business? They are many resources here in the Coachella Valley that want to help you. To meet with all of us under one roof, come to SCORE’s 50th Anniversary...

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Know Your Champagnes & Sparkling Wines

Know Your Champagnes & Sparkling Wines

By | December 24, 2013 at 1:03 pm | No comments

Ringing in the New Year with Champagne is as common as turkey at Thanksgiving or roses and chocolates for Valentine’s Day, let’s take a look at all of the variations of this bubbly beverage. Champagne is a sparkling wine that comes from only the Champagne region of France....

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The Food Trucks Are Coming!

The Food Trucks Are Coming!

By | December 18, 2013 at 1:31 pm | No comments

Last Tuesday, December 10th, the Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted 5-0 in support of lifting the ban on food trucks across the County. Riverside County was the last county in the state banning this type of business. The lifting of this ban was due to the hard work of...

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ShareKitchen Is Proud To Announce Its Newest Client: HotLips Soda

ShareKitchen Is Proud To Announce Its Newest Client: HotLips Soda

By | December 11, 2013 at 3:58 pm | No comments

Founded in 1984, this family-owned business started as one pizzeria in Portland, Oregon. Over the last twenty-nine years, HotLips has grown to 135 employees across five pizzerias, a number of food trucks, a shared commissary kitchen and a bottling operation for its award-winning...

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Start Your Holiday Shopping This Weekend at ShareKitchen While Supporting “Well in the Desert”

Start Your Holiday Shopping This Weekend at ShareKitchen While Supporting “Well in the Desert”

By | December 4, 2013 at 3:42 pm | No comments

Did you know that there are many Artisan Natural Products created or distributed in the Coachella Valley? On Sunday, December 8th from 3pm-5pm you will have the opportunity to sample local and unique artisan food and wine that will be a perfect addition to your holiday...

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SHOP LOCAL!

SHOP LOCAL!

By | November 27, 2013 at 2:46 am | No comments

With a post on Cinda Baxter’s blog AlwaysUpward.com four years ago, a pro-local business movement was born.  Within a week of its launch, her site had 7,600 unique visitors.  Within a year, American Express was using her thoughts and ideas to start its  ‘Shop Local‘...

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Tips For Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses

Tips For Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses

By | November 20, 2013 at 8:56 pm | No comments

Are you an entrepreneur who is stuck in startup mode? Thanks to entrepreneur.com, here are five ways to get out of the rut and take action for real business growth. Delegate. Start investing in people to do tasks you can no longer do. It’s not true that people cost money....

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ShareKitchen Hosts Holiday Event

ShareKitchen Hosts Holiday Event

By | November 13, 2013 at 12:44 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen is taking the stress out of holiday party planning by offering an all-inclusive, reasonably priced holiday party package, guaranteeing a hassle-free, memorable event. Upon entering ShareKitchen, festive music will be playing and the lounge will be elegantly...

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Organic Cooking & Wine:  A Perfect Pairing

Organic Cooking & Wine: A Perfect Pairing

By | November 6, 2013 at 1:25 pm | No comments

Lori Cohen-Sanford, Owner of Nourishfoods, has been spreading her message of healthful, nutritious cooking in the Coachella Valley. She shares her passion for featuring organic ingredients in her cooking classes, personal chef services, and in-home/small-party catering services...

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ShareKitchen Holiday Package

ShareKitchen Holiday Package

By | October 30, 2013 at 11:49 am | No comments

The holiday season is just around the corner and that means it’s time to plan the company party, family gatherings and celebrations with friends. Look no further than ShareKitchen for a new, unique location to host a special occasion. Centrally located in Cathedral City,...

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Bite – Embrace the Dark

Bite – Embrace the Dark

By | October 23, 2013 at 10:57 am | No comments

Halloween is fast approaching. Would you like to do something unique, fun and memorable? Something that captures the spirit of Halloween but exudes sophistication and exclusivity? Wandering supper club PS Underground has just the thing. “Bite - Embrace the Dark” is their...

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Food Truck Facts

Food Truck Facts

By | October 16, 2013 at 3:20 pm | No comments

The legalization of food trucks in Riverside County, the only County in California with a ban on daily operations, is currently being considered by the Riverside County Board of Supervisors with a final vote on November 5th in Riverside. With so much information flying...

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SUPPORT JOBS AND FOOD TRUCKS

SUPPORT JOBS AND FOOD TRUCKS

By | October 9, 2013 at 3:34 pm | No comments

Did you know that Riverside County is the only county in the state of California to ban food trucks?  Unless a food truck operator from another county gets a special permit to work for the day in Riverside County, all of us are excluded from the fun and exciting gourmet...

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ShareKitchen Launches New Website

ShareKitchen Launches New Website

By | October 2, 2013 at 2:26 pm | No comments

In an effort to streamline information and make it more user-friendly, ShareKitchen (SK) recently launched a newly designed website, www.Sharekitchen.org. On the homepage visitors will find quick links to popular pages as well as three simple options to understand all that SK...

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TAKE A CULINARY JOURNEY WITH DESERT TASTY TOURS

TAKE A CULINARY JOURNEY WITH DESERT TASTY TOURS

By | September 25, 2013 at 1:31 pm | No comments

In a place known for its sunshine, golf, tennis, hiking and relaxation, Desert Tasty Tours is adding culinary adventures to that list. Founded in January 2012, Desert Tasty Tours is a 3-hour walking food tour offered along Palm Desert’s El Paseo and Palm Springs’ Palm Canyon...

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Free food!  Free drinks!  Yes, you just read that right!

Free food! Free drinks! Yes, you just read that right!

By | September 18, 2013 at 3:23 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen is opening our doors to the community for our first Open House of the season on October 4th from 4p-8p. You’ve seen us on East Palm Canyon in Cathedral City across from El Gallito and next door to Angel View and you’re wondering what we do, how we do it and...

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JOIN US AT OUR OPEN HOUSE!

JOIN US AT OUR OPEN HOUSE!

By | September 11, 2013 at 1:51 pm | No comments

Have you heard about ShareKitchen but just not sure what it’s all about? Or have you been wanting to learn more about their services? Well here’s your chance. ShareKitchen is hosting an open house on Friday, October 4, from 4 – 8 p.m. The public is invited to enjoy...

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Learn to Serve Safe and Get Certified!

Learn to Serve Safe and Get Certified!

By | September 4, 2013 at 3:25 pm | No comments

In order to maintain safe and healthy food serving standards, all workers handling food must hold a food handler card which is issued by the County of Riverside Department of Environmental Health (DOEH). In addition, the DOEH requires that at least one employee (preferably more)...

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Farmer Marvin Horne of Kerman, California is a Raisin Outlaw.

Farmer Marvin Horne of Kerman, California is a Raisin Outlaw.

By | August 28, 2013 at 6:14 pm | No comments

His offense? Selling all of the raisins that he grows. In California, the Raisin Administrative Committee (RAC), which is made up of raisin farmers, gets together to determine how many raisins to sell each year. The RAC then submits their plan to the Department of Agriculture...

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ShareKitchen Seeking Mentors For Small Business Development And Support Services

ShareKitchen Seeking Mentors For Small Business Development And Support Services

By | August 21, 2013 at 4:17 pm | No comments

Are you a local business person, retired restaurant or small food business owner looking to share your knowledge with others? Do you have experience in running or managing a successful business? ShareKitchen is seeking mentors to assist its Client Members in developing their...

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Savory Spice Shop Adding Flavor to the Valley

Savory Spice Shop Adding Flavor to the Valley

By | August 14, 2013 at 6:56 pm | No comments

Since opening just a year and a half ago, the Savory Spice Shop on El Paseo in Palm Desert has already made a huge impact in the culinary world, and not just for the professionals. Yes, on any given day one might see a local chef smelling, tasting, and buying herbs and spices,...

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We Help Get Your Product To Market

We Help Get Your Product To Market

By | August 7, 2013 at 4:58 pm | No comments

Are you one of those who have a unique food offering? Are you interested in bringing your unique food product to market, but too intimidated to take the first step? Wondering where to start? ShareKitchen is the answer. Getting started is easy and the options are plenty. At...

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Nourishfoods Is As Healthy As It Sounds And Tastes Oh, So Good

Nourishfoods Is As Healthy As It Sounds And Tastes Oh, So Good

By | July 31, 2013 at 3:16 pm | No comments

Owner Lori Cohen-Sanford recently began building her business through ShareKitchen’s offerings, including being featured at Palm Springs Restaurant Week, and she is getting ready to expand even further. In collaboration with other local chefs, Nourishfoods organic meals will...

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PS Underground and ShareKitchen: A Match Made in Culinary Heaven

PS Underground and ShareKitchen: A Match Made in Culinary Heaven

By | July 24, 2013 at 3:43 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen has a diverse offering of client members with one of the most unique being PS Underground, a wandering supper club.  They host dining experiences, parties and special events in art galleries, warehouses, private homes and unique locations which are only revealed at...

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Did you know that a raw food that you eat is steam cooked in a known carcinogen?

Did you know that a raw food that you eat is steam cooked in a known carcinogen?

By | July 17, 2013 at 6:19 pm | No comments

The “raw” food is a California almond. Outside of a very small group of farmers who sell truly raw, untreated almonds in quantities of 100 pounds or less at farmers markets and stands in California, all California raw almonds are steam cooked in propylene glycol (PPO). ...

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Host Your Event at ShareKitchen

Host Your Event at ShareKitchen

By | July 10, 2013 at 4:41 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen is all about sharing and not just the kitchen. While the nonprofit organization is mostly known for offering a fully equipped, commercial kitchen for up-and-coming food entrepreneurs along with comprehensive support services including the development of business...

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Help Free the Food Trucks

Help Free the Food Trucks

By | July 3, 2013 at 4:09 pm | No comments

Love street food? Fancy a food truck? If so, the industry needs your help. Riverside County is the only one in California with a ban on mobile food facilities. The good news is that last week Riverside County supervisors voted to rework the food truck restrictions of...

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Getting Started Is Easy!

Getting Started Is Easy!

By | June 26, 2013 at 2:27 pm | No comments

There are countless people in the community who have a unique food offering or are interested in bringing their unique food product to market, but it can be intimidating to take the first step. So where does one start? ShareKitchen is the answer. Getting started is easy and...

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Great Success at Restaurant Week

Great Success at Restaurant Week

By | June 19, 2013 at 3:47 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen served up a unique dining experience to great success at the recently held Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week. The Valley’s only participating pop-up restaurant saw sell-out crowds at each of the 13 nights of dinner service. “We couldn’t have been...

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Last Chance for Restaurant Week

Last Chance for Restaurant Week

By | June 12, 2013 at 10:08 pm | No comments

There are just a few days left to make reservations to experience the unforgettable tastes of ShareKitchen during the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week. ShareKitchen gathered its top client chefs, who put together a fabulous menu, and transformed its event space into...

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Restaurant Week Begins: Celebrate at ShareKitchen!

Restaurant Week Begins: Celebrate at ShareKitchen!

By | June 5, 2013 at 4:45 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen is transforming its event space into the hottest, most unique dining location and is participating in the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week. The evening, at the area’s only pop-up restaurant, begins with a sparkling wine and hors d’oeuvres reception at...

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Kick Off Restaurant Week at ShareKitchen!

Kick Off Restaurant Week at ShareKitchen!

By | May 29, 2013 at 2:07 pm | No comments

Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week brings countless tasty offerings at a variety of restaurants, but none as unique as ShareKitchen. Guests are invited to make reservations to experience a one-of-a-kind menu at the Valley’s only pop-up restaurant. ShareKitcken is...

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ShareKitchen – Restaurant Week

ShareKitchen – Restaurant Week

By | May 22, 2013 at 4:12 pm | No comments

ShareKitchen is the Valley’s only Pop-Up Restaurant participating in the Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week, being held May 31 – June 16. The one-of-a-kind menu, featuring fresh herbs, fruits, vegetables, honeys and cheeses from the Certified Farmers’ Market, is...

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ShareKitchen Whips Up An Extraordinary Dining Experience

ShareKitchen Whips Up An Extraordinary Dining Experience

By | May 15, 2013 at 9:12 am | No comments

ShareKitchen is offering one of the most unique dining experiences during Palm Springs Desert Resorts Restaurant Week, May 31 through June 1. The public is invited to join ShareKitchen for a 3-course, Organic, Gluten-Free, price-fix dinner featuring a farm to table menu which...

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