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Gebrannte Mandeln (“Burnt” Almonds)

Gebrannte Mandeln (“Burnt” Almonds)

The amazing team, Chris and Milena, of Craft Beering invited me (and others; please see the great assortment of recipes at the end of this post) to contribute to their 2nd annual Oktoberfest Bash and of course I said “yes!” There are so many great […]

Howdy Little Big Burger: Welcome to the ATX

Howdy Little Big Burger: Welcome to the ATX

Disclosure: I received a complimentary dining experience at Little Big Burger – Austin. All opinions are my own. Little Big Burger indeed! Born in the other U.S. city that tries to “keep ___ weird,” Portland’s good food fast establishment opened its doors in trending East […]

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 […]

VERY BERRY PATRIOTIC GRILLED CHICKEN TACOS

VERY BERRY PATRIOTIC GRILLED CHICKEN TACOS

I don’t know about you, but when Memorial and Independence Days approach I think even more about red, white, and blue. Summer  months are also synonymous with grilling (although many of us crazy Texans grill year-round), so I wanted to come up with something to […]

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. He succeeded. HOTB’s reputation quickly grew […]