#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...

#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...

Five Minutes With the Sweet Life’s Vianney Rodriguez

by Gabi De la Rosa on September 27, 2018

Vianney Rodriguez is a two-time author and recipe developer for the Sweet Life. A South Texas native, she grew up believing that food connects people and has set out to do just that through the...

#FoodieFriday: More Than a Simple Slice at Dough Pizza Napoletana

by Dawn Robinette on September 14, 2018

Pizza is a food that sparks deep devotion. From the type of crust to its endless toppings—and whether leftover pizza is suitable for breakfast—you’ll find devotees and intense debate. But one taste of Dough Pizza...

Five Minutes With Vernon Wells, Vintner

by Kaitlin Street on September 13, 2018

Texas native Vernon Wells is a retired MLB player, who played for the Toronto Blue Jays, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and New York Yankees. With 14 years on the road, the three-time All Star,...

#WineDownWednesday: Brilliant Pairings ~ Edible Centerpiece + Jordan Chardonnay

by Robin Barr Sussman on September 12, 2018

Texas is starting to usher in cooler weather and more opportunities to enjoy outdoor entertaining or just hanging out on the patio. Celebrate end-of-summer produce with this nifty idea from Jordan Winery’s Hospitality and Event Director...

#FoodieFriday: Fire it Up at International Smoke

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 31, 2018

The newest addition to CityCentre in Houston, the ultra-chic International Smoke, offers diners a twist on the traditional steakhouse experience. Bestselling cookbook author and lifestyle expert Ayesha Curry and celebrity chef Michael Mina debuted the...

Weekender: A Native Home at Austin’s Native Bar & Kitchen

by Daniel Ramirez on August 30, 2018

Native Hostel has been the name on nearly everyone’s tongue since SXSW 2018, when the new venue hosted a series of events that showcased just how relevant the east side of I-35 can be to...