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Brisket Tips from the Chef Who Wrote the Book!

In our fast-paced, info overloaded world, time is a luxury. But, if you truly take barbecuing and smoking seriously, do yourself a favor and take the time to watch a true BBQ master guide you through his techniques to achieve the ‘gold standard’ in brisket.

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Rollback Prices Twice a Week at Las Palapas!

One of my very favorite Mexican restaurants has been serving San Antonio since 1981, and twice a week the prices reflect this inaugural year. If I’ve been traveling and haven’t been home, this is the FIRST thing I crave when I return…Las Palapas!

Mixed Grill Skewers Make a Mouthful!

Stay tuned for picture perfect patio weather at Zinc! A ‘Big Plate’ on the lunch & dinner menus that’s primed for springtime is Zinc’s sizzling churrascos…

Cochinita-Pibil

Fonda San Miguel Cochinita Pibil

Cochinita Pibil is the traditional pork barbecue of the Yucatan Peninsula, where for centuries it has been cooked in pits lined with hot stones and banana leaves. The achiote-based rub, which imparts a rich, terra-cotta color and an earthy flavor, is equally good on seafood and chicken.

Hugo's Chiles Rellenos

Hugo’s Chile Rellenos

Straight from the kitchen of Chef Hugo Ortega…one chile stuffed with chicken and Chihuahua cheese, served with arroz a la Mexicana and frijoles a la olla.

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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…

South Texas Layered Enchiladas

Goodtaste Getaways: Live It Up Like a Local!

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!

The County Line’s Smokehouse Gibson

A smoky take on the classic Gibson Martini from County Line BBQ in San Antonio. Garnished with house brined cocktail onions and freshly cracked black pepper.

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…

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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!

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…

Caracol Costillas a las Brasas

Houston Restaurant Weeks 2017

For thousands of Houstonians and summer visitors to the Bayou City, Houston Restaurant Weeks provides a five-week long passport to the city’s top restaurants and award-winning chefs!

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