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Tango with Boudro’s Famous Tableside Guacamole!

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The sights and sounds of the San Antonio River Walk liven even more so on a holiday weekend like Labor Day. Who knew fresh air and fresh Tableside Guacamole could make such a pair? Servers at Boudro’s make up 250 orders of Guacamole a day – that’s how famous it is!

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Head to Keith Zars for Open House on Labor Day!

Nothing like a little food and drink poolside to really drum up some family time this summer. Thinking it’s seriously time for your OWN pool? Or just looking to remodel? Take the plunge! Like Keith Zars Pools on Facebook for your chance to have $5,000 donated to a charity of your choice! You’re also invited to their Labor Day Open House…

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It’s the Star Chef from Brennan’s for SARA’s Showcase Dinner!

Brennan’s of Houston is an institution, and the guy who’s responsible for many of the beautiful memories you’ll make here is the Executive Chef, Danny Trace. You can catch him putting on a SHOW at the San Antonio Restaurant Association’s (SARA) annual Showcase Dinner on Thursday, October 2 at Pearl Stable…

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Wines to Cap off a GREAT Summer!

The end is in sight! ‘Wine down’ summer with Ralph my “Wine Guy,” who’s back for another monthly installment of wines you should keep an eye out for at your local H-E-B. It’s a great time for reds and whites — it all depends on what you fancy!

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Summer Wines on the Fly from HEB!

New wines to try in July from H-E-B! When our routines are kicked back for summer, it makes for a great time to experiment and try something new…

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Zinc’s Warm Potato Salad

This is the BEST potato salad for your 4th of July BBQ. From my dear friends at Zinc Bistro & Wine Bar…it’s served with the most delicious short rib sandwich I’ver ever tasted! Enjoy!

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Shake Up Homemade Pizza with Comfort Food!

Cook up the most pleasing pizza combinations of your dreams with these easy ideas that take ordinary pies to extraordinary places. If you’ve run into a summer dinner rut, we have the perfect solution…

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Not Your Mama’s Strawberry Shortcake!

Ahh the flavor shades of summer. Bright, light and oh so good! Chef Belinda of H-E-B Cooking Connection shares a chic finger food you can make with fresh strawberries. It’s shortcake in a way you might not have thought of before. The real “kicker” here is…

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The Ultimate CHILL Zone with Seafood for the Grill!

We grill year-round in Texas, but come summertime, my backyard grill lightens up with fresh seafood and veggies. Grilling those beautiful lobsters and sweet Gulf shrimp can be a little intimidating, so I asked the pros at Groomer’s Seafood for some tips of the trade — and recipes!

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Kawhi’s MVP Koolaid – For One Night ONLY!

To celebrate the Spurs’ unprecedented victory, Nao at Pearl has created a special cocktail…the Kawhi Koolaid. All guests that join Nao for dinner this evening will enjoy a complimentary Kawhi Koolaid (1 per customer). They will be serving this drink for ONE NIGHT ONLY, in conjunction with the Championship River Parade!

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The Boiler House Jalapeño Quail Poppers

Here’s a highly lauded recipe from Executive Chef Jeff White for Boiler House SA’s Quail Poppers. Bacon-wrapped, jalapeño-stuffed and plated with green goddess…

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Tasty Burgers from Tanji!

We keep getting ready for father’s day! Today we had Tanji Patton bringing us the great taste of the 3 best restaurants to join delicious hamburgers. In addition we had her recommendation for the best wines to toast with on father’s day. And, don’t forget the grill, one amazing idea to give dad on this coming Sunday…

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Father’s Day Wine Finds at H-E-B

Hey there cab fans, H-E-B’s annual Cabs for Dads SALE is back on beginning Wednesday, June 11. All cabernets on the shelf are on-sale! Ralph my Wine Guy and I have one in particular to check for, joined by a rosé and merlot that’s perfect for the grill…

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Fruit-Forward Wines Go Forth this Summer!

I can always count on Ralph my Wine Guy for new monthly wines to try from H-E-B, but a couple of these I’ve never seen before! Track down our three picks and you’ll be set for summer. I’ll be honest, I was stealing glances at this bottle all along…

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