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Founders Nathan Shelton and Jonathan Meadows began roasting coffee beans in a friend’s garage, and that humble venture led to three shared-space coffee counters around... more

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Pitmaster Brett Jackson, a Louie Mueller Barbecue alum, and chef Eric Aldis (also the chef of Corner Table in River Oaks) joined forces to open their own barbecue joint, Midtown... more

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Owned by Austin culinary veterans Emmett and Lisa Fox, CANTINE is a fusion of their two other restaurants, Italian-inspired ASTI Trattoria and the... more

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Crostata, crisp or cobbler—whatever your crust—this scrumptious Texas-style dessert baked with sweet, fresh peaches screams of taste bud heaven. Here’s where to... more

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Soul-warming yet sassy with texture and flavor contrasts, chicken tortilla soup can be healthful—hold the cheese—pile on extra tortilla strips, mucho avocado and lots of... more

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Killen’s Steakhouse has been celebrating its milestone 10-year anniversary all year long, and for good reason. First, it relocated from the original cozy spot to a brand-new, swanky... more

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Chef Geronimo Lopez opened Botika at the Pearl, a Peruvian-Asian restaurant featuring “Chifa” (Chinese-Peruvian) and “Nikkei” (Japanese-Peruvian) cuisine, as well as... more

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Elegant, sumptuous crab cakes—the star dish for brunch, ladies who lunch or any special occasion meal. Ask three different people which restaurant makes the best and you’ll get three different answers... more

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American cuisine with a Texas focus is what you’ll find on the menu at BaseCamp in Austin's Warehouse District, featuring elevated... more

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SusieCakes, an All-American home-style bakery by Chicago-born Susan Sarich, opens in Preston Center. The company specializes in sentimental dessert favorites made from... more

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It’s time to put your weathered outdoor table to good use by gathering with friends for entertaining... more

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Texas Hill Country wineries produce world-class wines and make a great day trip or overnight stay. With the same origin story as California wine, Texas wine was born centuries ago because... more

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Who knows the exact origins of chicken-fried steak, but history of the dish traces the German immigration to Texas and their wiener schnitzel. Today’s popular “CFS,” made... more

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Deep in the heart of Hungary is the world’s most legendary dessert wine, a golden amber nectar of the gods known by its place of origin, Tokaji... more

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Chef-owner Chris Shepherd of Underbelly has collaborated with Dave Miner, of the notable Miner Family Winery in Napa, to produce his first wine, named Hoot’Nanny. It’s no joke... more

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If you haven’t tried the “other red meat” lately, here are three delicious reasons to go out on a lamb... more

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Pastel colors are back! Soft grays, greens and peach make a wonderful color combination, creating a warm, relaxing, intimate setting for a spring brunch... more

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The chic River Oaks District is home to Dior, Hermès and the iPic Theater, and exciting dining options are starting to unfold... more

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If you like small, tapas-style sharing plates with on-site grown vegetables, heirloom grains and local whole-animal cuts, Emmer & Rye is right up your alley... more

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Uchi, by five-star chef Tyson Cole, was recently deemed Dallas’ best new restaurant of 2015, and now it has a new restaurant on top of it. More casual than upscale Uchi, Top Knot has a... more

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