Goodtaste Getaways: Live It Up Like a Local!

South Texas Layered Enchiladas

Have you ever visited a cool place and thought, “What’s it’s like to live here?” That’s what this month’s Goodtaste Getaways is all about — livin’ it up like a local!

Make The Most of Your Farmer’s Market!

Texas gets a lot of credit for its cowboy cookin’– like BBQ and brisket– but this beautiful state boasts a bounty of fresh fruits and veggies! Dig in to your local farmer’s market for…

Texas Farmer's Market blueberries
Kuhlken Vineyards

Harvest Time in the Texas Hill Country!

This year’s grape harvest in the Texas Hill Country is predicted to be early and excellent — AKA one of the best in Texas history! Barring any unexpected weather challenges, the 2017 crop looks…

Goodtaste with Tanji Season 3 in Sight!

Hey guys! Hope your summer is off to a fabulous start! We’re busy cooking up something extra tasty for your viewing pleasure — Season 3 of our TV series, Goodtaste with Tanji!

Large Shrimp with Sherry Sous Vide

Jumbo Shrimp & Jalapeño Cheese Grits

Who wouldn’t want to order this dish for dinner – it’s stunning! We’re inside the Sysco Central Texas kitchens with Executive Chef Don Carr for a lesson in shrimp sous vide.

CBS Austin 07.17.17

Sweet Wines of Summer!

We took a tasty detour to Italy for summer wines on the sweeter side — low in alcohol and made for fun in the Sun! Talk about an instant “mood setter” wherever the party is!

Sangria on the Burg

Sangria on the Burg — a Sure Bet!

What better way to cool down in this summer heat than to pour a glass of wine? Sangria on the Burg is celebrating their one year anniversary in September. This laid back spot off Fredericksburg and Callaghan specializes in…


Traditional Farmer’s Cheese and Peach Kolaches

These customary delights are as authentic as they come – from Pastry Chef/Owner Denise Mazal of Little Gretel Restaurant in Boerne, TX. Denise, a native Czechoslovakian, learned the trade from her mother who was also a chef. Yum!

Blackened Texas Redfish Sandwich

Where To Go When You Gotta Have Fresh Gulf Seafood!

Feelin’ some fish? When it comes to finding the freshest seafood possible, you’re in the right place! Texas is home to some of the most amazing restaurants, sourcing the freshest fish right from the Gulf of Mexico!

Dry-Aged Beef

Taste the Difference in Dry-Aged Beef!

Like a fine wine or cheese, the dry-aging process takes patience, but the payout is HUGE! Sysco Executive Chef Ojan Bagher talks us through the trendy preparation to a rich, nutty finish and some incredible beef.

Garbo's on CBS Austin

The Maine Way to Grub is Garbo’s!

From the shore to the door, make way for a lobster lover’s DREAM — Garbo’s Fresh Maine Lobster! The famous food truck turned brick-and-mortar off Bratton Lane is a family affair; a lively East coast bunch proudly serving…

H-E-B SA Wines

Red, White & NEW Wine Finds!

Intrepid wine fans are always on the look out for new wines. Ralph my “Wine Guy” at the H-E-B Plus! on Blanco & 1604 has his picks that jive for July!

Sparklings that Stray from the Norm!

We’re talking some crazy cool summer wines with H-E-B Wine Manager Jamie Shamburger…CAN you dig it? Our trendy selections for July include…

H-E-B Rosé

Rosés from ‘Round the World!

You know the motto: rosé all day with my friends at Houston Life! Here are half a dozen finds representing four countries, and they’re all at your local H-E-B for under $20!

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