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Third Annual Texas Olive Festival in Dripping Springs

Tweet UPDATED 5/26/2015:  Texas Olive Festival has been rescheduled for Thursday, September 10 to Sunday, September 13 due to the inclement weather forecast, flooding, and potential road closures as seen this past weekend. Any tickets purchased for the festival will be honored for the new weekend in September or can be fully refunded. Guests can expect a […]

Southerleigh at the Pearl

Tweet I had a fantastic time during my first visit to Southerleigh at the Pearl with my sister on Tuesday.  Nestled in the space attached to the future location of Hotel Emma, Southerleigh marks the two and half year journey of many brilliant minds. Website: http://southerleigh.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SoutherleighSA Instagram: https://instagram.com/southerleigh/ Twitter:  https://twitter.com/southerleighsa Phone:  (210) 455-5701 Address: 136 E Grayson St […]

Austin Food+Wine Festival Fire Pit

Tweet The Austin Food + Wine Festival will take place April 24-26, 2015, bringing an array of taste, talent and culinary entertainment to the Capital City.  As part of the festival, the Fire Pits will showcase multiple chefs on Saturday and Sunday, each offering a front-row experience cooking with live fire to all festival pass holders.   <iframe width=”560″ […]

Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series

Tweet Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series I am very excited when Luke San Antonio PR contact shared with me that Luke San Antonio and Chef John Russ (@johnny_russ) was about to debut a new series called “Luke San Antonio Visiting Chefs Series” which was born from Chef John Besh’s desire for sharing ideas and […]

2015 Culinaria San Antonio Restaurant Week

Tweet 2015 Culinaria San Antonio Restaurant Week As a foodie in San Antonio, I have a couple of favorite times of the year and they all involve Culinaria, our premier non-profit organization that helps bring awareness to the world of the culinary greatness that is bubbling within our fair city of San Antonio.  They work […]

Uber San Antonio Ice Cream

Tweet Uber San Antonio Ice Cream No matter where you are in the world, nothing captures the sweetness of a sunny afternoon better than ice cream. Friday, July 18th, Uber San Antonio will be serving up cold treats on demand in 144 cities, in 38 countries, on 6 continents. You can use the Uber mobile […]

2014 Culinaria’s San Antonio Restaurant Week

Tweet 2014 Culinaria’s San Antonio Restaurant Week My favorite time of the year is here and that’s Culinaria’s Restaurant Week!  Although we are a month out (almost exactly!), Culinaria is a local non-profit culinary organization that works towards creating opportunities to share food among friends, neighbors, and those in need.  It has helped put San […]

7-Eleven Week Freebies

Tweet Must download 7-Eleven app: • July 12: Big Gulp soft drink • July 13: M&M’s Birthday Cake Flavor candies • July 14: Grandma’s Cookies • July 15: Hostess Twinkies • July 16 Snickers or Twix brand ice cream bar • July 17: Quaker Chewy Yogurt snack bar • July 18: Pillsbury cookie • July […]

Kimura San Antonio Ramen

Tweet Kimura San Antonio Ramen Kimura San Antonio Ramen is located on Pecan St. and is a wonderful location for a lunch break or dinner date. Address: 152 E Pecan St Ste 200, San Antonio, TX 78205 Phone: (210) 444-0702 Website: http://www.kimurasa.com/ The name comes from co-owner and general manager Jennifer Wade’s family name — “Kimura,” meaning “tree […]

2014 San Antonio Charcuterie Week

Tweet Starting from today until Saturday, July 26 (ignore the misleading June in my image…), San Antonio chefs will participate in San Antonio’s 2nd Charcuterie Week.  The first one featured in 2012 San Antonio Charcuterie Week was a hit and a long time coming, I’m glad to see this one! I hit Arcade Midtown Kitchen at the Pearl as my […]

SOBRO Pizza Co. San Antonio

Tweet SOBRO Pizza Co. San Antonio SoBro Pizza Co. is a great addition to Midtown San Antonio, right outside the Pearl. They have created a fun vibe that is welcoming and tasty. You can enjoy Italian style pizzas made in their large stone pizza over or choose from their fresh salads and gelato for dessert. The pizza dough […]

Culinaria Becker Vineyard Luncheon

Tweet The weekend of the Culinaria Festival starts with the incredibly popular Culinaria Becker Vineyard Luncheon. The Beckers play host to four local chefs each taking one course of the meal and pairing it with the Culinaria’s guest winemakers for the week. The result is an afternoon that is tasty, informative and the perfect way to […]

Chef Dean Fearing at Nao for Book Signing

Tweet Nao, the CIA restaurant at the Pearl Brewery, is partnering with The Twig Book Shop, to welcome Culinary Institute of America graduate Chef Dean Fearing who is behind the James Beard Award nominated Fearing’s Restaurant in Dallas. Honoring the debut of Chef Fearing’s long-awaited cookbook, The Texas Food Bible. Join Chef Fearing for a book signing and […]

2014 Culinaria San Antonio

Tweet Since my favorite things in life involve food, it’s no surprise that my favorite month in San Antonio, TX is May. Not only was my daughter born in this month, but Culinaria also conducts its annual festival of culinary events! This year Culinaria will run from Wednesday, May 14 through Sunday, May 18, 2014. During […]

Cured At Pearl | Chef Steven McHugh

Tweet Cured at Pearl may have opened at the end of December 2013 but it has been a dream of Chef Steven McHugh for many years (and even before.) I remember meeting the chef at the opening preview of Luke San Antonio and thinking how personable he was. That it was crazy busy but took […]