With BBQ, Brews and Blues, Smoke Session Kicks Off Foodie Weekend in Austin

by Bebe Brown on November 2, 2018

The James Beard Foundation awards are the Oscars of the culinary world. So, on November 15, when the James Beard Foundation Smoke Session event arrives in Austin, that’s something no self-respecting foodie fan will want...

#FoodieFriday: Find Out What’s Hopping at Vista Brewing

by Dana Kent & Brian Maass on October 26, 2018

Tucked along the Hill Country Wine Trail, down the road from some of the best-known barbecue in the country at the Salt Lick, you'll find a Driftwood establishment called Vista Brewing. Although Vista Brewing is...

#WineDown Wednesday: It’s Texas Wine Month, Ya’ll!

by Robin Barr Sussman on October 17, 2018

If you haven’t experimented with Texas wines yet, then rest assured, they are getting more impressive with each and every vintage. Take a road trip to visit charming Texas Hill Country wineries in October with...

Movie Monday | Film & Food Fundraising Party coming to the Driskill

by Daniel Ramirez on October 15, 2018

Normally, we know that it’s “Music Monday.” And, no, despite two weekends at Austin City Limits Music Festival, we’re not all ‘music-ed out.’ It’s just that today, we’re a mere nine days away from the...

#FoodieFriday: Paul Martin’s, the Perfect Place to Cozy Up this Fall

by Will Maddox on October 12, 2018

Along the banks of posh Turtle Creek in Dallas, Paul Martin’s American Grill is a dimly lit getaway that can help diners forget the bustling city all around them. It sits in an area full...

#TravelTuesday: B&B and BBQ, 24 Hours in Lockhart

by Jennifer Simonson on October 9, 2018

Texans have been making day trips to the barbecue mecca of Lockhart for eons. The county seat of Caldwell County, just 30 minutes south of Austin and an hour northeast of San Antonio, has traditionally...

#FoodieFriday: Sweet, Savory (+ Charitable) Brunching

by Britni Rachal on October 5, 2018

Known for progressive American seafood, Guild Austin is now serving up much more. For the first time, the restaurant is tempting diners with a Sunday brunch, while also dishing up food for a dozen good...

#FoodieFriday: Grimaldi’s Pizzeria, Slinging Award-Winning Pies Across Texas

by Dawn Robinette on September 28, 2018

Upscale yet casual, Grimaldi’s is a family-oriented pizzeria with terrific cocktails, wine and beer for the adults, while kids can play with their own slice of pizza dough at the table. Originally opened in Brooklyn,...