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Ruth’s Chris North Dallas and Uptown Hosting Stag’s Leap Winery Dinner


Ruth’s Chris is partnering with Stags’ Leap Winery, known for growing some of Northern California’s best red wine grapes, to provide guests with an opportunity to experience a variety of Stags’ Leap wines accompanied with an exceptional menu. From pairing the full-bodied white Viognier with a seasonal Carrot Ginger Soup to incorporating the balanced and fragrant Cabernet Sauvignon into the recipe for the Shallot Reduction, the flavors of both the food and wine together were carefully balanced when creating the special dinner.   Continue reading

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Fried Food Glory at Texas State Fair

by Steven Doyle

Our time at the Texas State Fair has been filled with laughter, music, beer and food. Plenty of food as a matter of fact. How the State Fair became synonymous with all things on a stick and fried is stuff of legend, but the holy grail of all things fried is undoubtedly the corn dog.         Continue reading

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Fuzzy’s Taco Shop Celebrates National Taco Day with Buck Tacos

fuzzyby Steven Doyle

It’s that time of year again — Fuzzy’s Taco Shop is celebrating National Taco Day with $1 tacos today, October 4, 2016.

 All of its Baja Tacos — including breakfast tacos — will be $1 all day long, except for the fajita, shrimp and “California Heat” tacos.    Continue reading

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Heim Barbecue Featuring Prime Niman Ranch Beef Ribs This Weekend

heim4by Steven Doyle

Heim Barbecue opened its brick and mortar doors in August of this year after enjoying a prodigious success in Fort Worth. Here you will find Travis and Emma Heim cranking out thousands of pounds of meat only to run out before demand has been fully met. This is the Texas barbecue dream.    Continue reading

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A Christmas Excursion To Grapevine Nets The Best Calamari You Will Ever Savor (And More)

DSC09607by Steven Doyle

It’s that crazy time of year with all the shopping and the packages and the shopping. It is also a fantastic time to gather the family for a super slice of Americana and take in the sites and sounds and flavor of the season. One of our very favorites places to find all this is in Grapevine. The city takes Christmas very seriously, and has a beautiful downtown display of holiday lights, a gorgeous tree in the gazebo and plenty of interesting shops to take in for gifts of all sorts. Grapevine is also a nice destination for restaurants with very few chains to be found, especially on Main Street. This is where we found Napoli’s Cafe, a fun Italian eatery that is serving up some primo cuisine.   Continue reading

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Chef Bruno Davaillon Announces New Restaurant in Former Belo Building


photo by Robert Bostick

Since the October announcement of Chef Bruno Davaillon’s departure from historic restaurant, The Mansion on Turtle Creek, many have wondered where the notable chef will be serving his acclaimed cuisine next – and most importantly – is he staying in Dallas? To answer the second question first, yes, Chef Davaillon is staying put in his adopted city, but most exciting is that Chef’s new restaurant will be in the currently under construction building 400 Record at 400 S. Record Street in downtown Dallas, formerly known as the Belo Building.

As has been reported, the new owners, the Hartland-Mackie family of City Electric Supply, will be moving their business to the building which will also house other tenants. Chef and the family are partners in the restaurant project which is yet to be named. Details are still being worked out, but the restaurant will be a casual contemporary eatery featuring refined, yet seemingly simply prepared foods using only the finest ingredients; certainly a trademark of Chef Davaillon’s cooking.  Continue reading

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A Stroke of Genius to Celebrate Sandwich Day

tom+cheeby Virginia Kutchen

Specializing in tomato soup and grilled cheese, Tom+Chee is known for its fresh ingredients and quirky takes on comfort food classics. From the vegetarian Hippy+Chee to the offbeat Grilled Cheese Donut, Tom+Chee offers 20+ grilled cheese sandwiches, plus fresh salads, three versions of tomato soup, and an endless array of specials. The entire menu is made fresh, with no fryers, freezers or microwaves, and offers a variety of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options.   Continue reading

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