Dripping Springs Welcomes New BBQ Restaurant, The Switch

by Natalie Gould Tomko on August 29, 2018

The team behind beloved Austin BBQ joint Stiles Switch recently opened a new restaurant in fast-growing Dripping Springs. Appropriately named The Switch, this restaurant blends classic Texas BBQ with elevated Cajun favorites. All photography by Michael Tomko ...

#FoodieFriday: Get Your Lobster Fix at East Hampton Sandwich Co.

by Gabi De la Rosa on August 24, 2018

Couldn’t get your East Coast beach cottage vibes going this summer? Don’t worry, because East Hampton Sandwich Co. has brought Yankee summer time to Houston year-round. The Dallas-based sandwich shop made its Houston debut with...

#FoodieFriday: Eat More Than Cake at Buddy V’s Ristorante

by Dawn Robinette on August 17, 2018

It seems that everyone is coming to San Antonio these days, including celebrity chef Buddy “Cake Boss” Valastro. His new Buddy V’s Ristorante has quickly become a hot dining spot in the Alamo City thanks...

#FoodieFriday: Building the Perfectly Balanced Smoothie

by KC James on August 10, 2018

We’ve all heard the saying, “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” And never do those words ring more true than during the dogs days of a Texas summer. What we put into...

Celebrate Summer Dog Days with Boozy Popsicles + Pupsicles

by Cris Mueller on August 6, 2018

The slight dip in blazing temperatures this week is proving just enough motivation to lure Austinites outdoors for the final weeks of Stephen F’s Bar 7 Flavors of Summer boozy popsicle cocktail series---adding frozen fun...

Dishing Up 3 Modern Diets: Paleo, Keto & Gluten-Free

by Stewart Dunlop on August 6, 2018

The difficult part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle isn’t going for a jog three times a week or hitting the gym after a tiring day at work. It’s the dietary part of the plan that...

#FoodieFriday: Fort Worth’s Clay Pigeon Is Taking Flight

by Amanda Ogle on August 3, 2018

Executive chef Bria Downey is bringing a fresh spin to classic American fare at Clay Pigeon. Walking into Clay Pigeon on a Tuesday evening, the atmosphere is quiet, with a group of businessmen at the...

#WineDownWednesday: Brilliant Pairings ~ Steak Salad with Rosé

by Robin Barr Sussman on August 1, 2018

Introducing this week’s recipe pairing: 44 Farms steak salad with Duchman Family Winery rosé. With the Texas temps hovering around triple digits, we are all looking for a little relief from cooking over a hot...

#FoodieFriday: What the Doctor Ordered at Doc B’s Uptown

by Will Maddox on July 27, 2018

Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen moved to Dallas just a couple months ago, but it feels right at home on McKinney Avenue in the heart of Uptown. Parking is tight, so I would recommend taking a...