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Oktoberfest: Bavarian Beer & Bacon Salad (Krautsalat)

Oktoberfest: Bavarian Beer & Bacon Salad (Krautsalat)

Having just returned from a long weekend vacation in Texas’ historic Germantown (c. 1846), I had some perfect ingredients on hand and was inspired to make a yummy board for upcoming Oktoberfest celebrations (or any time of the year!).¬†When I think of German fare, the […]

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 […]

MUSSEL & SHRIMP PASTA BOWL: WINE PLUS 9 SIMPLE SUPPER

MUSSEL & SHRIMP PASTA BOWL: WINE PLUS 9 SIMPLE SUPPER

I L.O.V.E. mussels…and pasta…and cooking with wine…and shrimps are nom too…and I always try to support local as often as I can. So, when I was digging through my pantry trying to decide on what to make for dinner, I was inspired by a package […]

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 […]

Charcuterie & Cheese: Austin’s Best

Charcuterie & Cheese: Austin’s Best

2018 City Guide to Charcuterie & Cheese in Austin I consider myself a charcuterie and cheese enthusiast! I am far from being an expert; however, I have indulged in more than my fair share of each, hundreds of varieties across the globe. When I sit […]