Jon Bonnell

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2014

    Fort Worth Food Wine Festival Announces Inaugural Event, Including $500 Ticket

    Fort Worth is getting a highbrow food and wine event this spring. The four-day eating and drinking parade will start on March 27. The aim, other than to consume a lot, is to "infuse historic venues and homegrown flavor" with local chefs, wine makers, craft breweries and the like. The Fort Worth Fo ... More >>

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    October 14, 2011

    Beer, Vietnamese, a Goodbye to Alma and Lots o' Tacos: This Week in the Dallas Food Scene

    ​What a week. I drink too much beer and ate too many spring rolls during my review of My Lan in Garland, and I ended up with some great beer pairings from Matt Quenette over at the meddlesome Moth. Elsewhere in the City of Ate we hated on candy corn and laid out our favorite burgers. Justin ... More >>

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    December 17, 2010

    Taste of the NFL Goes Long on Fort Worth Chefs

    ​Ticket holders at Taste of the NFL, a hunger relief fundraiser timed to coincide with the Super Bowl, will have the chance to sample food from eight of the area's leading chefs at "Flavors of North Texas," billed as "a unique component" of the yearly event. But the announced line-up suggests ... More >>

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    December 3, 2010

    Whatever Works: Eating to Feed the Hungry; Dominion Farms Going Au Naturel

    Dominion FarmsInside Dominion's Store​This year has been one of charity and fund-raising in the North Texas food world. So much so, it's surprising chefs haven't been hospitalized for Hollywood's favorite "medical" condition, fatigue. One of this year's most notable events (for its locavore emphas ... More >>

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    July 15, 2010
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    May 10, 2010

    Work up an appetite for the Super Bowl with NFL Dinner Series; Attend Backyard Braising Class and $30 Dinners at Landmark

    Sarah Johnson​ Chef Kent Rathbun and the Taste of the NFL are partnering up again with a new event called Taste of the NFL Dinner series. This will be a string of culinary events leading up to next year's Super Bowl XLV and the annual Taste of the NFL's Party with a Purpose. The dinner series will ... More >>

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    December 18, 2009

    2009 Prize Winners

    ​Yes, we're really giving prizes this time.For the quality and--more importantly--quantity of comments that made their way into the non-winners list this year, the following readers have earned some top-notch (the phrase is relative) prizes. We have a collection of cookbooks published this year, a ... More >>

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    December 4, 2009

    And The Winner Is...

    ​I may have mentioned a month or so back that we had finally come up with a scheme to give out prizes.Good ones, too: I have Jon Bonnell's Fine Texas Cuisine, The Field Guide to Candy, Chili Madness, Cooking Dirty (has nothing to do with Blythe Beck) and other food-related books cluttering up my ... More >>

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    September 8, 2005

    Zest is Best

    Spice things up with ZestFest

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    August 26, 2004

    Love and Marriage

    Robert and Jill have an Affair to remember