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Things to Eat in Austin Right Now: Fall 2014 Edition

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 | 0 comments

Things to Eat in Austin Right Now: Fall 2014 Edition

Greet the arrival of autumn in Austin with these exciting new joints and soulful dishes from old faithfuls.

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Snapshots of Olamaie, New Modern Southern Kitchen in Austin with the BEST Biscuits

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 | 0 comments

Snapshots of Olamaie, New Modern Southern Kitchen in Austin with the BEST Biscuits

It’s been a little while since I’ve felt excited about a restaurant opening in Austin.  LaV was probably the last debut that perked my interest.  But when I was invited to Olamaie’s soft opening, my heart leaped a little.

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Innovative Farm-to-Table Dining – Snapshots from Trace’s Summer Menu at the W Hotel in Austin

Posted by on Jul 28, 2014 | 0 comments

Innovative Farm-to-Table Dining – Snapshots from Trace’s Summer Menu at the W Hotel in Austin

Hotel food.

What goes through your mind when you hear those words?  Ask me 5 years ago and I’d answer: generic, uninspired, homogeneous.  Today, I would say that it depends on who’s in the kitchen. 

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laV is Austin’s Best New Restaurant in 2014 (à mon avis after trying every menu)

Posted by on Jun 27, 2014 | 0 comments

laV is Austin’s Best New Restaurant in 2014 (à mon avis after trying every menu)

We’re just past the halfway mark in 2014 and I must already declare laV as my favourite new restaurant in Austin.  Yup, I’ve eaten through each of their thoughtfully crafted menus.

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Food & Drink Events in Austin – June 2014

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 | 0 comments

Food & Drink Events in Austin – June 2014

Here’s a round-up of unique food & drink events to kick off off your summer in Austin, including Tiki Week, wine-maker’s dinner and more.

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8 Tasty Ways to Stay Cool in Austin Texas this Summer

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 | 0 comments

8 Tasty Ways to Stay Cool in Austin Texas this Summer

Summer is inevitably upon us. I’m temporarily putting the days of steamy ramen bowls and oil-slicked menudo behind me. So where do I go to eat when I feel sluggish in the summer heat? Below are my picks of 8 cool bites and sips that can help you stay refreshed under the Texas sun.

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