The Robb Report is a luxury lifestyle magazine that reports on ultra-exclusive timepieces, yachts, hidden destinations to the stars and on occasion haught gastronomy. The latter is something we could definitely wrap our minds around (and bellies). Well, we do enjoy the finer Swiss watches as well, but our dining habits take up the bulk of our expendable income. Last week we caught wind that a local restaurant is featured in the latest issue. It is a spot we recommended many times, so we are in good company. Continue reading
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It’s no secret that Will Fleischman at Lockhart Smokehouse has an amazing beard, or that he is cranking out some kick-ass BBQ in Bishop Arts. He is legend for his brisket, ribs, and sausages. Mid-week Fleischman cranks out his Flintstone-sized behemoth beef ribs, and sometimes the man entertains us with his now legendary rib-jam. Not to mention the smoked and silky prime rib suitable for a fine Sunday dinner outing with the family. Continue reading
This weekend marked the second annual Margarita Meltdown in Bishop Arts in Oak Cliff. Margaritas flowed freely and for many more hours than last year, lasting from 3 to 9pm and serving over 1,500 revelers. The winner of this year’s contest was Whiskey Cake from Plano with a team lead by bar-whiz Bonnie Wilson, who is certainly no stranger to cocktail competitions.
“This was actually a collaborative effort and we used Sean Conner’s concept, but had a terrific team that included Donna Aghaz, Taylor Costello and Amy Klein,” said Wilson this morning in a phone interview. Continue reading
Brew Riot is an annual celebration of local home brew culture, and this year’s event (in Bishop Arts this Sunday from 4pm-7pm) features 51 home brewing teams with over 150 different types of beer. Each of the teams is required to bring 5 gallons of each entry, and they will be judged by local professional brewers including Frtiz Rahr from Rahr and Sons Brewing Company, Dennis Wehrmann from Franconia Brewing Company, Wim Bens from Lakewood Brewing Company, Tait Lifto from Deep Ellum Brewing Company, and Greg Leftwich from Four Corners Brewing Company. Of course there’s also a People’s Choice – for $20 you can sample all 150 beers (or as many as you decide is a good idea since we presume you have to work on Monday morning). Continue reading
Over 25 restaurants will be featuring their Milagro Margaritas on May 17th and 25th from 6-8pm that they will be entering in the Margarita Meltdown for the title of “Best Margarita in Dallas” voted by you. This years event will be held on May 27th, 2012 3pm-10pm.
Prime Bar , Tate’s, La Calle Dolce, Sfuzzi, Maximo, The Chesterfield, Four Lounge, El Ranchito, Asador, Bar at Belmont, Nova, JPepe’s, Monica Aca y Alla, Windmill Lounge, Veracruz Café, Cafe Maya, Mesa, Cyclone Anaya’s, Whiskey Cake, Thomas Avenue Beverage Commission, Central 214, La Costena, The Standard Pour, Katy Trail Ice house, and Hacienda on Henderson. Continue reading