Travel and Dining

The best restaurant dining experiences during my travels.

Best New Bars and No-Fuss Spots for Classic Cocktails in Austin

Posted by on Jun 14, 2015 | 0 comments

Best New Bars and No-Fuss Spots for Classic Cocktails in Austin

I’ve been mulling over something clever to say about cocktails in Austin but if I spend any more time, this embarrassingly belated post will never go out.  Go drink at these bars.  You’ll love them.

(Better late than never!)

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10 Austin Restaurants that Locals Love and Visitors Will Too

Posted by on May 29, 2015 | 4 comments

10 Austin Restaurants that Locals Love and Visitors Will Too

The most common question I receive on social media is from travelers asking where they should eat in Austin.   So you plan your trip around your meals, I understand!  I’ve partner with Expedia to bring visitors an essential guide to Austin bars and restaurants.  Here’s how to experience Austin’s unique dining scene like a local while avoiding the tourist traps.

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Snapshots from Toast and Roast by Wine & Food Foundation of Texas

Posted by on Mar 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Snapshots from Toast and Roast by Wine & Food Foundation of Texas

Wine, fire, and whole roasted animals. That’s my definition of an ideal Sunday afternoon. Earlier this month, Wine & Food Foundation of Texas threw down the inaugural Toast & Roast at the picturesque Rancho Cuernavaca.

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The Ultimate Guide To Austin’s Best Cocktail Spots

Posted by on Mar 5, 2015 | 2 comments

The Ultimate Guide To Austin’s Best Cocktail Spots

The first piece I ever wrote on cocktails in Austin featured Haddingtons, which is sadly no longer.  That Serious Eats article was published back in January, 2012.  Since then, I’ve watched the city’s cocktail scene blossom, no: explode.

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I’m the Worst Food Blogger Ever (but I’m writing for Culture Map Now!)

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 | 0 comments

I’m the Worst Food Blogger Ever (but I’m writing for Culture Map Now!)

The title of this post pretty much sums up where I am right now.  Since I started a new internship for my super secret other-career, I’ve been keeping my head down in my work.  While I’ve certainly been eating well,

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Best Austin Restaurants of 2014

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 | 0 comments

Best Austin Restaurants of 2014

2014 has been another over-the-top year of dining.  A wave of exciting new restaurants swept through Austin but only some beckoned return visits.

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