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Treaty Oak Distilling: Sneak Peek Gin-To the “Cocktail Lab”

Treaty Oak Distilling: Sneak Peek Gin-To the “Cocktail Lab”

Disclosure: I attended a complimentary distillery tour, and food and spirits tasting at Treaty Oak Distilling on August 1, 2018. All opinions are my own. Welcome to Treaty Oak Distilling’s new Cocktail Lab! Located in the beautiful Hill Country, this Dripping Springs 28-acre distillery and […]

Iron Cactus: Delicioso Sunday Brunch Buffet

Iron Cactus: Delicioso Sunday Brunch Buffet

Disclosure: I attended a complimentary banquet-style brunch at Iron Cactus – Austin. All opinions are my own. If you’ve live in Austin and like margaritas, table-side guacamole, and a great view of historic 6th Street, odds are you have been to Iron Cactus Mexican Grill […]

SMALL VICTORY: MY FAV ATX “HIDDEN” BAR

SMALL VICTORY: MY FAV ATX “HIDDEN” BAR

Small Victory indeed! Located on the second floor of an East 7th Street multi-level downtown Austin parking garage directly across the street from the historic Driskill Bar entrance, SV is a cool find. If you can find the glass door with the little signage on […]

Hudson’s Hill Country: Your Destination for Fine Dining AND All Day Happy Hour

Hudson’s Hill Country: Your Destination for Fine Dining AND All Day Happy Hour

When Chef Jeff Blank opened the original Hudson’s on the Bend restaurant (in this same location) way back in 1984, he wanted to create an intimate space that offered fine fair to Austinites in a laid back Hill Country setting.┬áHe succeeded. HOTB’s reputation quickly grew […]

Schlotzsky’s Austin Eatery: Newly Opened Concept – Not Your Average Sandwich Shop

Schlotzsky’s Austin Eatery: Newly Opened Concept – Not Your Average Sandwich Shop

The first Schlotzsky’s was “born and bread” in 1971 on South Congress, where they served their scratch made sourdough hugged sandwiches on frisbees. The focus was on quality food and fun, and the shiny new (franchise) Bee Cave concept store takes both to a whole […]