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    June 4, 2014

    How to Turn Dallas Beers into Summer Beer Cocktails That Don't Suck

    Even though the season won't officially change until later his month, I believe that the weekend after Memorial Day ought to be heralded and celebrated as the first weekend of summer. Hopefully, you all behaved appropriately by eating your first snow cones, re-organizing your closet, and dumpin ... More >>

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    September 7, 2011

    Learning To Love Gulf Oysters at S&D Oyster Company

    ​ My McKinney Avenue walk was more than just a bar crawl. I also checked an item off my list I've been avoiding. I could say that I've been waiting till September to enjoy the delicacy I enjoyed many times before, but really I'd been using the old rule as an excuse. I was afraid of Gulf oysters.Ro ... More >>

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    March 3, 2011

    Chef Tell: The Immigration Challenge Before the Emigration Challenge

    ​Last night, Top Chef began with chefs still in shock that stoner food icon Dale had been sent packing...oh, and with Tiffany declaring that she simply cannot be sent home on the same challenge she was sent home on last season (the final one before heading abroad). A jinx? Perhaps, especially give ... More >>

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    September 20, 2010

    Holy Grail Of Brunch Found In Plano, Of All Places

    Photos by Man O'The HourThe Holy Blood ...y Mary.​A Google Maps search for the Holy Grail this Saturday turned up a location at the intersection of 121 and Preston Road in Plano. Very clever, Joseph of Arimethea. Very clever. Hide the chalice of our Lord in a prefab, pop-up shopping center smack d ... More >>

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    August 23, 2010

    Mary Mary, Quite Contrary, How Does Your Bloody Pour?

    Photo by Andrea GrimesPeppery vodkas, home-infused.​For the past several weeks, Brunch Drunk Love has sampled many and various brunch menus, from Lakewood to Uptown to Deep Ellum to Oak Cliff and even south to Austin. And in each, Brunch Drunk Love has turned its critical eye to that most difficul ... More >>

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    August 16, 2010

    A (Foot) Baller Pub Brunch at Uptown's Londoner

    Photos by Andrea GrimesThe "Full Monty" -- baked beans and all.​Would we go south of the border, or would we sail 'cross the pond? You probably read the headline to this blog entry, so I won't pretend toward some surprise ending. The Man O' The Hour and I labored for several long minutes over the ... More >>

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    March 17, 2010

    It's North Vs. South in the Battle for Best Tacos Al Pastor

    El Si Hay wins the great taco smackdown.​ There are very few foods that can elicit fondness and memories like the taco. From mom's boxed Old El Paso version, to the lame version from Taco Bell, to the decidedly un-American street food version found throughout the delicious Mexican states, th ... More >>

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    January 7, 2010
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    November 19, 2009

    Girl Drink Drunk: The Double-Wide, Anniversary Edition!

    ​It's hard to believe that just over a year ago, I sat at a patio table at the Double-Wide with Jen as we got trashed on Hurritangs and I lost my camera. Oh, memories. Sweet, sweet memories. Well, since then, my girl drinkers and I (and a few boys thrown in for good measure) have put ourselves thr ... More >>

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    March 26, 2009

    Girl Drink Drunk: Pizza Hut Park

    Last week, BFF Jen's birthday was nigh and her wish was to go to the FC Dallas season opener. Thus, a group of us converged upon Frisco's Pizza Hut Park. Based on past FC Dallas experiences, games meant not only sporting good times and learning to curse in Spanish, but also copious treats and alcoho ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 29, 2009
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    November 17, 2008
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    January 24, 2008

    Review: Zen Sushi

    Straightforward, simple and delicious, Zen Sushi delivers without fussiness

  • Dining

    September 27, 2007

    Small-Town Celebrity

    Big Star Burgers is perfectly cast in a tasty leading role

  • Dining

    March 31, 2005

    Go Dog Go

    Taste's urban bistro has bite and bark

  • Dining

    November 25, 2004

    Purring Gears

    The upscale casual Houston's is a well-oiled machine

  • Dining

    May 13, 2004

    Man, Myth and Shots

    With more than 85 varieties of tequila at Agave Azul, who cares thatthe food is good, too?

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    July 24, 2003

    Thai Sigh

    Coppell's Siam Thai Cuisine is a dry run

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    June 5, 2003

    Radio BBQ

    Why does everybody want to eat WRR?

  • Dining

    October 7, 1999

    Pow wow wow

    Tenaya cooks with forked tongue

  • Dining

    June 5, 1997

    Hitting the mark

    Mark's on Henderson delivers on its promises