Normally I try to avoid writing about made-up food holidays, but National Cheeseburger Day on September 18 is a little more relevant this year with the recent passing of Jimmy Buffett, songwriter of the ultimate elegy to food: “Cheeseburger in Paradise.”Read more
Remember the 1997 book Entertaining for Dummies? The book that sold more than 30 million copies promised to transform hopeful hosts and hostesses from dumb to Martha Stewart. I had a copy, and I will say, people find me to be somewhat entertaining.Read more
Over the years I’ve interviewed many chefs and restauranteurs and there’s a theme that keeps popping up – mothers, grandmothers, and mother figures being the inspiration, teacher, cheerleader, and guiding light in their culinary journeys. For Mother’s Day, I asked local culinarians to tell me the things their mothers taught them.Read more
Dallas restaurants have garnered several nominations for the prestigious James Beard Award, which is bestowed annually to recognize exceptional talentRead more
Food festivals are back for fall. Don’t miss these.
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Apparently, July 24 is National Tequila Day which is almost every day in every Mexican restaurant in Texas. We have a few stand out options for celebrating the big day.
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