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    February 14, 2014

    Frisco Is Getting a Whole Foods, and a Massive Slice of Fake Urbanism to Go with It

    There's a new Whole Foods headed to Frisco. The grocery store will anchor the retail portion of yet-another-mixed-use-development project that promises upscale retail, fine dining, entertainment, hotels, places to work and places to live. This one is right beside the Tollway and south of Lebanon Roa ... More >>

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    February 6, 2014

    Dallas' Response to the Mini-Snowpocalypse Has Been Disappointingly Reasonable

    When I woke up this morning and my journey to the backyard to let the dogs out confirmed what Pete Delkus had foretold -- that it was really cold -- the plan was to hunker down, put on an extra pot of coffee and blog from home. Then, I saw it: a fleck of white, a "flake" if you will, flutter past m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2014

    Which Food Trend Are You?

    Who cares which Golden Girl you are? OK, Facebook really, really cares. But, wouldn't you rather know which food trend you are? OF COURSE YOU WOULD. Behold: The Which Food Trend Are You Quiz. Behold it. And get out your solar-powered calculator or a five year-old. Answer the following questions. Th ... More >>

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    April 2, 2013

    It's National PB&J Day and This is the Best PB&J Ever, Because I Said So

    April 2 is National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day. Last year this day was cold and dreary. I remember because an editor at a high-end culinary magazine wrote and article about her best PB&J, and I remember it was toasted. I thought she had gone and taken something really simple and ruined it. She muck ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    SMU Researchers Prove that Eating Organic Makes You Live Longer -- If You're a Fly

    There was a minor furor in the media last year when a study conducted by a researcher at Standford's medical school concluded that organic fruits and vegetables are no healthier than their conventionally raised counterparts. This wasn't quite as newsworthy as the headlines made it sound, since the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2013

    Divine Reserve 13 Is in Dallas Now, and It's Amazing

    Saint Arnold is now on No. 13 in its Divine Reserve series, with Monday's release of a strong dark Belgian-style ale. As always, it's a very limited release, with social media abuzz over sightings of the elusive beer. I called a few Dallas retailers Monday afternoon to find out if they had it yet, a ... More >>

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    February 7, 2013
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    October 9, 2012

    Index Festival - Trees - 10/5/12 & 10/6/12

    Index Festival Trees Friday, October 5 & Saturday, October 6 Since the beginning of 2012, the music festival landscape has included 35 Denton and its Labor Day weekend Hot Wet Mess, Memorial Day weekend's Homegrown Music & Arts Festival in the heart of downtown, KXT's Summer Cut in early June, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Noble Coyote Coffee Roasters Talk the Challenge of Selling Coffee in Dallas, The Science of Roasting

    Kevin Sprague started roasting his own coffee beans as a hobby almost ten years ago when his wife, Marta, gave him a small tabletop roaster. His hobby eventually turned into Noble Coyote Coffee Roasters and now their small-batch artisanal coffee is served at several restaurants (Sissy's and Bryan St ... More >>

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    February 9, 2012

    The Remaking of Vickery Meadow

    They fled some of the world's most dangerous places, only to land in one of Dallas'. Slowly and unsurely, they're making it their own.

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Five Holiday Breads for Soaking Up Holiday Booze (and Where to Find Them)

    Flickr​Bread. The essential form of sustenance for most of us homo sapiens. More importantly, that from which doughnuts and cake evolved. I decided to take a look at different cultures' spins on holiday bread, and why so few take up such an inordinate amount of shelf space this time of year. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    The Great Hatch Harvest is Ready. It' Like Xmas for Pepperheads.

    Lauren Drewes DanielsA pile of Hatch peppers waiting to woo you. ​ Well, the peppers are picked and packed -- maybe a little later and less abundant than usual. Harvested in late summer in Hatch, New Mexico, these green delicacies, named for their birth city, have garnered a cult-like followin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Vegetables are Good, but Doughnuts are Better

    Sara KerensJonathon's Oak Cliff​This week, RedFork regained momentum, Denton students got healthier options, and one writer decided that doughnuts are tasty. City of Ate Can a restaurant with a minuscule kitchen and forgettable beef burger really be all that good? Scott Reitz pretty much said ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Whole Foods' Ramadan Promotion Controversy

    ​There's a storm brewing, but sadly for Dallas, this one won't bring rain. CNN jas followed up on a story from our sister blog in Houston, which reported that the food retailer pandered to right-wing pressure and canceled promotions related to the ongoing Ramadan holiday. Eating Our Words br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    Rapping at Whole Foods? Always Seemed More of a Jam-Band Place to Us.

    Shouldn't a Texan have written a rap about Whole Foods Market? The chain was born in Austin, after all, and here a Berkeley, California, native has gone and created the Whole Foods Parking Lot Music Video, which went viral on YouTube last week. OK, to be fair, Austin is lot closer kin to Berkeley ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Deep Ellum Brewing Plans Brew-B-Q, Peticolas Zoning Approved, Whole Foods Will Fill Your Growler And More Beer News

    ​Angela Hunt, Dwaine Caraway, Dave Neumann and the rest of the Dallas City Council may not agree on everything, but you know what can unite them? Beer. Michael Peticolas' zoning change request, which we mentioned back in March, was unanimously approved at yesterday's council meeting. The change al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    Local Company Wows Vegans With Chocolate Raw Almond Butter Tart

    A local raw food company appears to be on the brink of becoming a nationally recognized brand, thanks to the confluence of a major industry award and a new distribution contract. ​Hail Merry, maker of granolas, flavored nuts and macaroons, this week won VegNews' "Best of Show" title at Natura ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2011

    Lower Greenville to Lose Its Blockbuster

    ​Avi Adelman's just posted over on Barking Dogs that Lower Greenville's losing its longtime Blockbuster on Richmond Avenue -- which probably comes as no surprise, given the state of the bankrupt downtown-based videos-n-such rentalist that could be in the hands of new owners as early as next week. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    This Holiday Be Good, Be Full, Be Timely

    ​Lest we forget our fellow man in the flurry of cookie baking and online shopping, here are a few goings-on in Dallas to tickle your good-will lobe. The Thing: Deep Ellum Outdoor Market The Cause: Local artists, crafters and businesses The Deep Ellum Outdoor Market is setting up shop this Sat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Goody two-shoes go wild for Square Burgers

    Sara KerensThe burgers are great, the desserts are tiny at Square Burger​This week's Dallas food blog coverage is a medley of Czech chili, lamb burgers at Square Burger, good eats from Ethiopia, seafood stew from San Francisco, and gun-eating Texans. We'll help you to prepare your sweet tooth ... More >>

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    July 22, 2010

    Bike Friendly? Depends If Yer Talking "Tits Tuesday" and East Dallas vs. North Oak Cliff.

    The scene outside the Lakewood (oof) Whole Foods every Tuesday evening​A new phrase enters my impoverished lexicon: "North Oak Cliff snobbery." I had called an East Dallas biko leader to ask about something, and he used that phrase in reference to North Oak Cliff bikos. My gosh. The Dallas biko wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    Roy's Natural Market: So Long to the Man with Wheat Grass Miracles

    Roy Beard is closing Roy's Natural Market come August.​Used to get a lot of sore throats, from, well, let's just call it "cigarette" smoking. That was back in the '80s when I, well, let's just say smoked. Invariably, the tickle in my throat would progress to soreness, which would progress to a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Summer Brew Smackdown With Karma Ale, Foret Saison And Schneider Hefe-Weizen

    Jesse HugheyForet Organic Saison​As if it weren't hot enough already, summer officially began Monday. Temperatures are already steadily hitting the upper 90s and triple-digits mark. Delicious as a thick, dark, high-ABV Russian Imperial Stout or barleywine served just shy of room temperature may be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Oh Great, Now We Have to Worry About Tea Goggles Too?

    ​Kombucha's most fervent fans have long credited the fermented tea with making their joints more limber, their energy stronger and their eyesight sharper. Now Whole Foods is wondering if the beverage is also making them drunk. The Austin-based chain last week pulled all kombuchas from its she ... More >>

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    May 6, 2010
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    February 12, 2010

    Ahead of Schedule and Extra-Spicy, Sushi Zushi Delivers

    Photos by Elizabeth Bair​Each week in 'Knockers' we order from a different delivery restaurant, assessing their efficiency and keeping a running score. Sushi Zushi 3858 Oak Lawn Ave. Dallas, TX 75219 214-522-7253 Promised delivery time: 60 minutesActual delivery time: 40 minutesScoring summary: ... More >>

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    May 7, 2009
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    March 6, 2009

    Something Or Udder

    We've all heard the saying that happy cows produce good cheese. Yeah, maybe. Irritated oysters produce the best pearls, but that's a bit different. Anyway, in most cases we don't really know the happiness level of our dairy products. But sometimes you can straight to the source and see for yoursel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2009

    Food For Thought 3.05.09

    "Consumer awareness for natural and organic foods is so much stronger now that more retailers want to imitate what we do." (Mark Dixon, southwest region president for Whole Foods, staking a trendsetting claim. As quoted in a Dallas Morning News story on the opening of a new Lakewood branch of the gr ... More >>

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    August 28, 2008
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    July 7, 2008

    A Sunflower Sprouts on Henderson

    So, now we know what'll become of the contentious former Carnival at 1800 N. Henderson Avenue: It's going to be a grocery store again. Months after brothers Marc and Roger Andres withdrew their zoning request that would have transformed the site from an abandoned grocery to a multi-use residential-r ... More >>

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    July 3, 2008


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    June 6, 2008
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    May 17, 2007

    Sip This

    Some Coppolas get drunk

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    March 29, 2007

    Moon Landing

    It's all happening at White Rock

  • News

    January 25, 2007

    Goodbye, Groovy East Dallas

    How Jim Schutze forsook his hippie-dippy days and learned to love the snout house

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    November 29, 2006
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    April 11, 2006


    While the politicians were milling around waiting for the big immigration march to start last Sunday, one of the things they were all gossiping about, of course, was politicians: who was going to show up and who wasn't. In particular, I thought I picked up some anxiety on the part of a few who were ... More >>

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    November 25, 2004

    We Are the World

    Aiding AIDS through art

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    August 19, 2004

    On the Block

    These are the people in your neighborhood

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    June 10, 2004
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    June 26, 2003

    Supermarket Smackdown

    Is Central Market worth it?

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    October 31, 2002

    Fly Cook

    Jeff Moschetti joins team ZaZa

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    September 26, 2002
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    September 26, 2002
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    August 8, 2002

    Tropic of Groceries

    Dallas' pent-up lust for exotic foods has finally been met with the opening of Central Market. Will shopping ever be the same? Will our appetites?

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    September 21, 2000
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    February 6, 1997
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