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The Fairmont in Dallas is your Holiday Destination

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The Fairmont Dallas, the luxury Dallas hotel destination in the exclusive Arts District, is excited to share several new developments, including its exclusive new signature holiday events, open to the public this holiday season.  Kids and adults alike can “Tea with Santa” and his elves while making gingerbread and sugar cookies on Dec. 8 and 15. Experience the big day in a big way with Christmas Brunch, designed by Executive Chef Jared Harms, in the International Ballroom or choose to take home your own Christmas meal with “Christmas Turkey (or Roast Beef) To Go.

Or plan to celebrate Hanukkah with a new specially designed executive kosher kitchen and curated kosher menu. And for hotel guests, the “Trees of Hope” package offers with discounted rooms, hotel credits and a $10 donation to the Autism Treatment Center of North Dallas. Continue reading

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Khao Noodle Shop Opens Nov 20th

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Khao Noodle Shop opens on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 with a limited menu and hours.  11 am to 3 pm, 5 pm to 9 pm on Tuesday and limited hours on the other days. Check their social media for times. Expect the signature Boat Noodle Soup, a Laotian Khao Soi with fermented soybeans and small bites including tripe chicharrones (inspired by Donny’s childhood growing up in San Antonio) and fried shrimp bites on the menu.  Vegan options are also available. Continue reading

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Review: Peggy Sue’s BBQ

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In 1948 Peggy and Howard’s Beef Bar opened in what was a former location of a Sinclair gas station located on Hillcrest across from SMU, offering much of the same fare that Peggy Sue’s BBQ does today but in a cafeteria-style fashion. The Beef Bar closed in 1980 and it took another nine years for Peggy Sue’s to resurrect where it is today. Continue reading

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Contest: Win a Nespresso U-Milk

 

nespresso_umilkBeen naughty or nice? Doesn’t matter. Our friends at Nespresso want to give away a Nespresso Umilk to one lucky craveDFW reader. This is a fantastic gift for you or a friend. The suggested retail price of the Nespresso Umilk is $229. The Umilk embodies a new generation of Nespresso machines. With its pure and elegant lines, flexible design, and its tactile interface, U is the new accomplice of our daily life.    Continue reading

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Bulla Gastrobar Introduces New Winter Fare

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by Alex Gonzalez

Since opening in Legacy West in Plano this past February, Bulla Gastrobar has been providing suburban shoppers with authentic Spanish tapas. From refreshing sangrias to indulgent, warm paella, everything at Bulla encompasses the spices and flavors of Spain.

Earlier this month, Bulla Gastrobar added a few new winter items to their menu. As if their food wasn’t already to die for, Bulla’s new winter items make for great comfort food in the imminent cold weather. Continue reading

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The Slow Bone and Mockingbird Both Donating Holiday Meals To Anyone

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The Slow Bone (serving from 12 PM- 4 PM) and Mockingbird Diner (serving from 12 PM- 3 PM) to Host Freebird Coalition – Annual Free Thanksgiving Meal.

Jeffery Hobbs of The Slow Bone and Jack Perkins of The Mockingbird Diner will host a free Thanksgiving meal for anyone in need on November 22nd. This will be the fifth year that The Slow Bone gathers an annual team of volunteers to serve: the homeless, first responders, and people throughout the community suffering from food insecurity. Mockingbird Diner will be hosting it’s second annual free Thanksgiving meal in conjunction. The two events have joined forces to reach across Dallas and feed as many people as possible on Thanksgiving Day. Continue reading

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8 Ways To Give Back This Holiday Season

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It has been a terrific year; a blessing to be sure. How do we give back this holiday season? We have a few options below that might pique your interest. What better way than to assemble the clan into the family truckster and make way to assist those less fortunate than us this year as the ultimate family feast in heartwarming acts of kindness with generous sides of valuable life lessons for the children, wrappings of great joy uncovered through lending a hand, and a bit of a treat knowing you made a difference in a life even if for only a day. be cautious because volunteerism is contagious! Continue reading

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