2016 Culinaria Burgers, BBQ, & Beer

Tweet 2016 Culinaria Burgers, BBQ, & Beer Literally on top of the Hill Country, event attendees had an almost 360 view of the beautiful Hill Country below while they explored Burgers, BBQ, and Beer from many different local restaurants including the Jason Dady brothers (Shuck Shack), John Brand (Supper at Hotel Emma), and many more […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

TexaSweet Citrus Grapefruit 101

Tweet Disclosure: TexaSweet provided me with a Central Market gift card to purchase the ingredients for the recipes featured in this article. I received no further compensation, and all opinions expressed are my own. (Photo courtesy of TexaSweet) Texas Citrus is sweet, juicy, delicious and, most important, at the peak of the season! So peel […]

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 […]

Feast SA Guest Chef Series Mardi Gras

Tweet Come celebrate Mardi Gras with Chef Stefan Bowers as he throws the 4th dinner in his series of guest chefs (without the traditional brick and mortar kitchen) taking over his kitchen to bring their own unique style. Perfectly timed is Chef Pieter Sypesteyn’s (WhereYAtSA.com), New Orleans’ native and food truck owner extraordinaire. His food […]

2013 Tamales Festival | Pearl Brewery

Tweet The 4th Annual Tamales! Holiday Festival returns to Pearl on this upcoming Saturday, December 7th, from 12:00 to 6:00 pm. Sponsored by Cadillac, Corona and White Wings La Paloma, guests will be invited to explore a Mexican streetscape full of the sounds, sights and tastes of the holiday season. Website:  http://atpearl.com/projects/tamales_at_pearl “We’re so excited […]

Borgne New Orleans Restaurant

Tweet Chef John Besh (@ChefJohnBesh) and Executive Chef Brian Landry (@ChefBrianLandry) serve up memories of summer fishing at Lake Borgne at Borgne New Orleans while they feature coastal Louisana Seafood on 80% of their menu items.  Excited to try after enjoying Besh’s Luke San Antonio frequently as Chef Johnny Russ has most recently taken the Executive Chef […]

Kids Eat Free San Antonio

Tweet A post that I have thought about writing for years, recently requested again by a couple different people, was a centralized listing of all the places parents could enjoy a meal while their children ate for FREE! (My sequel post will be Best Kid Meals in San Antonio…) Click on the image or link […]

Big Fish City Grill | Grapewine TX

Tweet While visiting Grapevine, TX for violin camp, we liked to escape the expected cafeteria food for local restaurants nearby.  Luckily our break period came right after lunch so we got to go a little further than past years.  Here’s a restaurant that we visited off Main Street in Grapevine that was a lot of […]

Luke San Antonio | Chef John Russ

Tweet I was delighted at the invitation I received to attend the Culinaria Wine Makers Dinner on Wednesday, May 15th, 2013.  Having been a fan of Luke San Antonio, since it’s arrival to the San Antonio downtown culinary scene in December 2010 (attending the very first event!), I’m always happy to go back.  It’s actually a […]

24 TED Talks About Food

Tweet     TED is a non-profit devoted to “ideas worth spreading” and you can find literally thousands of free–inspiring and awesome–talks from experts and innovators around the world. Food Tank has highlighted 24 TED talks specifically around food issues. TED Talk Themes:  Food Matters (25 videos) TED Talk Tag:  Food (39 videos) 1. Roger Thurow: The […]

Top 10 List: Best Gifts for Foodies

Tweet UPDATED:  Originally created for Mother’s Day, these gifts are great for any male or female foodie in your life!  (Or yourself…)…enjoy and let me know what else I should add! With Mother’s Day rapidly approaching, I wanted to come up with a recommended list of Foodie Mother’s Day gift ideas that are all available on Amazon […]

Stella Public House | Southtown San Antonio

Tweet Italian for ‘star’, Stella already has proven its star potential during a media preview of the newest addition to the Blue Star Arts Complex! Offering locally-sourced menu items (including some of my favorite local farmers, like Oak Hills Farm), the menu is a great, unpretentious option for those in the mood for sharing some […]