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.


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…


Let’s Dive into Episode 5!

EPISODE 5 of Goodtaste with Tanji airs this weekend, May 7-8! Tune in live or set your DVR–we’re just happy to have you on our journey! But first, a TIME CHANGE for those viewers in San Antonio to be aware of…

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Pick Kasra for Persian!

Experience the true tastes of Persian cuisine the Pasra family has served for generations. Kasra Persian Grill is home to some phenomenal menu items, including what may be my favorite hummus–EVER!


This Mother’s Day Mousse is a MUST!

Time to get your sweet tooth on Houston! Chef Drew Rogers of Drew’s Pastry Place dishes on a tangy, rich dessert made with his father’s limoncello. Choice White Chocolate Limoncello Mousse that Mom will crave…


Wines of the Week – Episode 4

Traditional rosé aren’t sweet. In fact, they’re dry and crisp with minerality and soft fruit characteristics. Plus, all three of my picks are under $20…some WAY under! 😉


Ep. 4: Rudy’s Bar-B-Q

No secret that folks from all over, and we mean all over, flock to Rudy’s – a legendary pitstop for the “worst bar-b-q in Texas” at the original location in Leon Springs. Did we mention they’ve got a sense of humor?


Ep. 4: Peli Peli

Peli Peli is a masterful creation that comes from the heart of Chef Paul Friedman. His South African roots and spiritual journey inspired this AMAZING fusion of international flavors–a site to behold!


Vinaigrette Raises the Salad Bar!

Good food and GREAT parking at the *new* Vinaigrette in South Austin! This vibrant salad bistro boasts perfectly dressed gourmet salads with innovative flavor combos for that healthier, happier you…


Wines of the Week – Episode 3

Easy to drink, inexpensive and delicious wines…blends fit the bill! Three picks from Sonoma for my Wines of the Week for Episode 3 of Goodtaste with Tanji! Find them all at your local H-E-B.

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