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Gin Mill Beer Dinner Weds Dec 5

by Jennifer Thomas

The Gin Mill hosts a winter-inspired beer dinner Wednesday, December 5, 7:00 p.m. featuring Stone Brewing Co.  from San Diego, CA and local brewer Franconia Brewery of McKinney, TX.

Two select brews from each brewery will be paired with 4 pub-inspired courses.  Cost is $35 per person, excluding gratuity, tax and additional beverages.  This is a true beer bargain. Continue reading

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Small Plates At Snack

by Steven Doyle

Sometimes when you are out dining you simply want a snack. Small plates is actually my favorite way to dine, you get so many different flavors packed into one meal. If variety is the spice of life then Snack Global Kitchen and Bar is a whole lot of living.

As we had mentioned in our first look at Snack, it is a global kitchen, which basically means the kitchen staff can create anything they wish and be as imaginative as possible. This is genius.

We stopped into Snack late Sunday evening just before closing and the staff was winding down from a busy day. Sous chef Cody Sharp was at the helm and we are always pleased to see this firecracker of a chef. After graduating from Cordon Bleu Sharp took his first line position at Rockwall’s Restaurant Ava and simultaneously started working part time for Katherine Clapner at Dude, Sweet Chocolate in Bishop Arts.       Continue reading

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First Look: Snack

by Steven Doyle

We had the first look at Snack, the new restaurant brought to you by the team of  Avner Samuel and Jon Stevens who have been knocking it out of the park with Nosh.  Snack is located on Henderson in the vacated Horne and Dekker space and has undergone a tremendous transformation.

Stevens has been working on the menu for Snack and making preparations for the opening at the same time he was revamping the Bailey’s kitchen. Stevens admitted all the work has taken a toll on him but he is happy that Snack will be opening its doors at 4pm tomorrow (May 22, 2012) serving cocktails with the kitchen swinging open at 5pm.  Continue reading

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Sissy’s Hosts Jockeys & Juleps Party Today

by Steven Doyle
 
Don your best race-day attire and head to Sissy’s Southern Kitchen & Bar on Saturday, May 5th for the first annual Jockeys & Juleps party.
Celebrate the South’s great race with Sissy’s Mint Julep, Kentucky Punch, Presbyterian Bourbon Press and Alabama Sunset for just  $5. The Red Carpet Special and Kentucky Derby will play on the big screens behind the bar and in the Scotch Room. Plus, a special prize will be given to the best Derby outfit in the house.
Doors open early at 4 p.m. and drink specials will run until 7 p.m. Stay for dinner and sample some of the best fried chicken offered in Dallas.

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Band Of Brewers Beer Dinner At Gin Mill

by Steven Doyle

On Tuesday, April 24, 2012 The Gin Mill will host a craft beer dinner and feature some what we consider to be some pretty awe inspiring beers including Stone, Oskar Blues, Deep Ellum Brewing Company, Brewery Ommegang, Left Hand and Duvel.      Continue reading

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Celebrating 420 Day in Dallas

by Steven Doyle

We have not seen many 420 Day celebrations planned by any restaurants or bars until today.  The first to announce any happenings is Hacienda on Henderson who has plenty to celebrate this weekend. The party starts at 4:20 on Friday, April 20, 2012 and Hacienda will be offering many drink specials and menu items for $4.20 including a special brownie that should get you going for the evening.      Continue reading

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