Dangling below a beautiful Matisse at le Bilboquet, you will find immaculate starched tablecloths, doting waiters and plates of foie gras terrine, apple tarte tatin and this crazy good Cajun chicken dish. A true French masterpiece posing as a restaurant..
The Texas Opera Alliance (TOA) today announces that acclaimed bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green will be its first Artist in Residence. Beginning Friday, March 12, and culminating with his performance at the end of the month in Austin Opera’s An All-Star Concert, Green will participate in a variety of outreach and performance programs for the Alliance’s five member companies: Austin Opera, The Dallas Opera, Fort Worth Opera, Houston Grand Opera, and OPERA San Antonio.
Green is renowned for his sensitive portrayals of a wide range of heroic roles on some of the world’s greatest stages. But he is also well known for his unique path in the opera world, an improbable journey that began in a juvenile detention facility and carried him from solitary confinement to stardom. Green’s gripping life story is the subject of a best-selling book, Sing for Your Life: A Story of Race, Music, and Family, which has recently been adapted for the stage.Continue reading
It’s always fun to let the chef and sommelier choose your food and wine pairings. But wouldn’t it be nice to learn what types of wine to pair with everyday food?
On Thursday, March 11 from 5-6:30 p.m., you can learn exactly that during Michele DeWitt’s “It’s The Wine Talking – Everyday Pairing.” Hosted at Parkway Café and Terrace, DeWitt, co-founder of FB Society and Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 3 advanced sommelier, will guide guests through a four-course food and wine pairing that’ll feature dishes that you’d commonly enjoy at home. The Everyday Pairing prix-fixe menu will include:Continue reading
The popular Hawaiian fast casual concept, Hawaiian Bros, has plans for massive growth in Texas, bringing the humble Aloha spirit with them. Each restaurant features a striking design and island vibe with a kitchen void of freezers, fryers and microwaves. Food is prepared fresh daily. The concept offers authentic island comfort food in the form of traditional Hawaiian plate lunches as well as sides.
The first Hawaiian Bros opened in Kansas City in 2018 by brothers, Cameron and Tyler McNie, and has quickly become a staple for those who are looking for unique, consistent, high-quality food in a fast casual setting. Prior to opening their first location, the brothers were personally taught traditional Hawaiian recipes and cooking techniques used by native Hawaiians for generations.Continue reading
Minute Maid Park, pictured here, features an immaculate green lawn and over 40,000 stadium seats
Everyone knows that baseball is America’s national pastime, having stood strong through World Wars and major Revolutions, the sport is loved by millions of people at home and abroad. But because the MLB consists of a whopping 30 different organizations spread across the country, it can be hard to know which stadiums and games offer up the best baseball viewing experience.
However, there’s one ballpark that truly does take the cake. Home of the Texas-based team, the Astros, Minute Maid Park in Houston is your one-stop-shop for all things authentic ball game, from delicious stadium food to insider tours, the venue is sure to deliver an unforgettable baseball experience. Especially since the Houston Astros are currently favored by expert pundits under top World Series winner betting odds, it may just be the best time to visit the home base of the potential future Champions. Let’s check out some of the park’s major features.Continue reading
Dallas is synonymous to cowboys, assassination spot of Kennedy, Highland Park Village and some alluring online casinos. When it comes to Texas cuisine, people only think of the sumptuous, hot, spicy, barbeque-sauce dipped dishes that can leave your taste buds asking for more. But Dallas can also melt your tongue with its rich variety of sweet and yummy desserts and confectionery. One of the highly recommended dishes is tiramisu. Given below are the list of top four highly rated restaurants that dish out this Italian dessert.Continue reading