Andrew Zimmern. Marcus Samuelsson. Marc Murphy. Brian Malarkey.
Tim Byres. Tre Wilcox. Tim Love. Aaron Franklin. Paul Qui.
Where can you hang out with the likes of these national and local food greats all in one place? The answer is The Austin Food & Wine Festival, coming up at the end of the mont ... More >>
If you ever lay awake at night and ponder barbecue joints, or if you plot weekends based on slices of smoky brisket and spicy sausage, then you should definitely meet Foodways Texas. You could be a match made in meat heaven.
Foodways Texas is a group of chefs, journalists, scholars or anyone who h ... More >>
Love Your Farmer is the theme at the "everything" White Rock Local Market (702 N. Buckner Blvd.) this Saturday. In addition to the normal bounty of local produce, crafts and various treats, there's a backyard chicken and urban bee-keeping clinic from 9 a.m. to noon and a class on how to process your ... More >>
Some bees in France are producing blue honey, and the bee people have traced the source of the Smurfness to a nearby biogas plant that processes waste from an M&M factory. The bees are producing blue and green honey because they're picking up the bright-colored, sugary waste.
I believe it's called ... More >>
Meat Fight is a barbecue competition and fundraiser that I'm throwing at Sons of Hermann Hall in Deep Ellum on November 4. In addition to mind-blowing meats for eating, there will be beers from Deep Ellum Brewing Company. There will be Knob Creek tastings. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Na ... More >>
If you haven't seen the show, Destination America's BBQ Pitmasters is a reality show designed to challenge flame wizards in a barbecue showdown. Each week, teams burn their proteins' ends, and occasionally face a "Pit Fire Challenge," where the more exotic fare is thrown down (see: alligator) for a ... More >>
Food and Wine took some time this week to evaluate our great nation's best barbeque cities in a feature titled "Best BBQ Cities."
First noticeable local on the list is Tim Love. Standing next to a grill, right? No, in a Hellman's mayo commercial. What the heck is the deal with the mayo? No mention ... More >>
A new food truck is en route to Dallas. The mobile food vendor in question, Gandolfo's New York Delicatessen, is part of an ambitious plan by owner Pool's Restaurant Group for large-scale franchising of food trucks, and in the case of Randy Wolken, master franchiser for DFW, a way to build a ... More >>
Patrick MichelsFranklin Barbecue's brisket. See more 'Cue in Patrick's slideshowThousands of credentialed sports writers, photographers and television reporters thronged the House of Blues last night for the Super Bowl host committee's "Welcome to Texas" smoked meat bonanza, but I wish a few ... More >>
3421 N. I-35, Austin
Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday-Sunday (or until sold out)
All the food trailers on South Congress Avenue in Austin are awesome and delicious and all, but they've become super touristy. We love the food, but there's something too squeaky-c ... More >>