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Portillo’s to Celebrate Grand Opening of First Texas Restaurant in The Colony on 1/18

Portillo’s, the fast-casual restaurant concept known for its menu of unrivaled Chicago Street Food, today announced it will hold the grand opening for its first Texas restaurant, located in The Colony, on Wednesday, January 18 at 10:30 a.m. CT, following a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:00 a.m. The restaurant, located at 4560 Destination Drive, marks Portillo’s exciting and much anticipated arrival in the Lone Star State.

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Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar Now Open at The Star in Frisco

Texas’ original House of Song, Pete’s Dueling Piano Bar, has closed their Addison location and opened their new location at The Star in Frisco at 6765 Winning Drive #810, Frisco, TX 75034. The new location offers a larger space and the newest technology to provide guests with a state-of-the-art Pete’s experience.

Pete’s recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, as their first location opened in Austin’s historic Sixth Street in 1992 as a one-man show. There are now four locations throughout Texas and one location in Chicago.

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Mockingbird Station Announces Newest Beverage Tenant, Perrault Beverage

Say hello to your new go-to boutique wine and spirit shop. Shopping and dining destination Mockingbird Station welcomes Perrault Beverage to its list of tenants. Perrault is located at 5331 East Mockingbird Lane Suite 180, Dallas, Texas 75206.

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Low Down on the King of Cheeses: Parmigiano-Reggiano

Parmigiano-Reggiano is a hard, dry cheese made from skimmed or partially skimmed cow’s milk. It has a hard pale-golden rind and a straw-colored interior with a rich, sharp flavor. Parmigiano-Reggianos are aged at least two years. Parmesan cheese labeled stravecchio has been aged three years, while stravecchiones are four or more years old.

Their complex flavor and extremely granular texture are a result of the long aging. Parmigiano-Reggiano has been called the “King of Cheeses” and Italians don’t just slap this phrase on any old cheese. There are criteria that have to be followed.

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LTO’s This JANUARY at SusieCakes – WHOOPIE PIES & More Back for LIMITED TIME Only

SusieCakes is bringing back one of their fan-favorite desserts, Whoopie Pies, due to popular demand, for the month of January as well as other limited-time mouthwatering desserts.

The hugely popular Whoopie Pies haven’t been featured on the SusieCakes menu since August 2021 and will be available January 1 through January 29 at all SusieCakes locations.

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Knife Plano to Host Two Unique Pairing Dinners in January

Knife Steakhouse in Plano will host two unique pairing dinners in January that you won’t want to miss. The first, taking place on Wednesday, January 18th, will feature a selection of whisky’s from Lochranza Distillery, while a Greek wine paired dinner will celebrate Greek Culture with a four-course pairing dinner on Wednesday, January 25th.

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