Jasper Russo

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2012

    Fog And Smog Turn Their Sights On Overwrought Bartenders

    I don't know why Jasper Russo sends me the occasional video, interspersed between promotional emails about his liquor empire Siegel's, but he does. Most of the time I watch the short movie once and then go on with my day, but this one I think is worth sharing. DJ Dave and Barney Kook, the dudes behi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    DFW Food Truck Festival coming to Sigel's

    ​ Updated to include more food trucks Jasper Russo called out to Dallas food trucks, and they've answered en masse. As Eater reported yesterday, August 27th will mark the first DFW Food Truck Festival, Russo says, with the Greenville Avenue location of the Sigel's chain playing host to a gro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Tonight: Ssahm BBQ Truck Parks Outside of Sigel's For Wine and Kimchee-Taco Goodness

    Photo from​Sigel's is getting ready to fire up its Summer Gourmet Food Truck series, which will host gourmet food trucks serving a variety of cuisines paired with Sigel's wines. I spoke today with with Jasper Russo, the director of wine marketing over at Sigel's, about the food tr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Sigel's and Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind Show Us the Benefits of Wine

    ​There was a time when anyone drinking hooch ran the risk of blindness. Those days are behind us in Dallas. People can now drink to help the blind, as the U.S. importer of Michel Chapoutier Cotes du Rhone Belleruche is donating 50 cents for every bottle of Belleruche Rouge 2008, Blanc 2009 and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Sigel's Discounts Mysterious Cheap Wines

    Sigel's is readying to put its 90 Cellars wines on sale, making the label Time recently described as a "magical combo" of good wine and cheap prices an even better deal. ​90 Cellars, the subject of a feature story in The Boston Globe this week, has been garnering attention for its unique bu ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 17, 2002

    Taste for Love

    Dallas food writer turns matchmaker

  • Dining

    July 5, 2001

    A Glassware Menagerie

    Does the proper glass really matter?