Texas Sommelier Association

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2014

    Your First Look at AF&B, the Fort Worth Restaurant Starring Bolsa's Former Chef

    Jeff Harris is likely feeling pretty good after the opening of AF&B over the weekend. The chef left Bolsa last year to join Consilient Hospitality, the restaurant group behind CBD Provisions, Fireside Pies, Victor Tangos and others, and debuted his new menu at hit new home, sending out elevated tave ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2010

    Same Wine, New Bottle: Is That Right?

    ​There are few nicer ways to celebrate the holidays than an indulgent solo lunch in a classy restaurant. Unless, of course, the meal ends with a nasty customer-manager spat. That's what happened today to a City of Ate reader who sidled up to the bar of an uptown steakhouse and ordered an $18 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Wall Street Journal Critic Shocked, Shocked by Dallas' Taste in Wine.

    ‚ÄčThe Wall Street Journal's Lettie Teague, late of Food & Wine Magazine, was stunned by Dallasites' wine habits when she was in town this week. Teague yesterday wrote about her recent visit to a Sigel's Fine Wine shop in Frisco, where she picked up a $9 Domaine du Pouy - "a brisk, refreshing ... More >>

  • Dining

    September 7, 2006

    Birding Barcelona

    Vilaclara isn't afraid to be chicken

  • Dining

    May 18, 2006

    Road Wear

    Bye-bye, Volvo. Hello, Lola.