Omakase Experience at Sakura Sushi

Blue & Golden POY at Sakura on Omakase Full Disclosure: I received a complimentary experience at Sakura Sushi. All opinions are my own. In Japan Omakase means, I am leaving it up to you. Omakase leaves the choice to the chef who presents a series of coursed dishes that showcase the chefs creativity and craft.Continue reading “Omakase Experience at Sakura Sushi”

2019 City Guide to Sushi in Austin

This is my contribution for the 2019 Austin Food Blogger Alliance City Guide. Sushi is my favorite food group and luckily there are many exceptional sushi restaurants in Austin. While some of my favorite spots have closed we also continue to add some wonderful additions to the Austin scene. If you are looking for AustinContinue reading “2019 City Guide to Sushi in Austin”

Whole Foods and Chef Tien Ho Launch New Concept Tartinette

Full disclosure: I attended a media preview at Tartinette and received a complimentary sampling of the menu. All opinions are my own. Chef Tien Ho, new VP of culinary and hospitality at Whole Foods, is opening his new concept Tartinette today just in time for the SXSW crowds!┬áChef Tien Ho is a UT Austin alumContinue reading “Whole Foods and Chef Tien Ho Launch New Concept Tartinette”

DEE DEE Serving Up Traditional Northern Thai Street Food

Last weekend I had the pleasure of meeting Lakana and Justin the owners/chefs of DEE DEE Thai food trailer. This husband and wife duo are serving up some of the best Thai food in Austin. DEE DEE food trailer opened last week on east Cesar Chavez and is quickly earning rave reviews. Lakana learned herContinue reading “DEE DEE Serving Up Traditional Northern Thai Street Food”