Write On Rubee

An Arizona-based food and beverage writer since 2008,  I launched this website in 2015 to document my culinary adventures, beverage escapades, gardening endeavors, and travel in the Phoenix area and beyond.  Find a comprehensive calendar of Phoenix-area food and drink-related events on my Events page.

AZ Hot Sauce Expo


  • Tempe Diablo Stadium 2200 West Alameda Drive Tempe, AZ, 85282 United States

Calling all chile heads and food festival fans. Join the first annual AZ Hot Sauce Expo to explore the world of hot sauces and fiery challenges, from chile pepper-eating contests to a Bloody Mary Mix Down. General Admission Tickets $15 day of, $10 advance sale. Beer + BBQ ticket $50.  VIP $100.  For details and to purchase tickets, visit this link.