A First Look at CRAVE

Wine Cellar CRAVE opened this week in the former Roy\’s location in downtown Austin. CRAVE is a Minnesota based business offering a variety of menu items from hearty entrees like pastas and steak to lighter menu items such as flatbread pizzas and sushi. CRAVE offered complimentary menu items to several outlets including Facebook fans during theirContinue reading “A First Look at CRAVE”

Rebecca Rather\’s The Pink Pig Bakery and Restaurant

I was introduced to Rebecca Rather\’s delicious food at the Bites for Bloggers event which celebrated the talented women chefs in Austin and surrounding area and served as a meet and greet for out of town and local food bloggers. The \”Pastry Queen\” of Fredericksburg\’s Pink Pig wooed event goers with a creamy wild flower honey pannaContinue reading “Rebecca Rather\’s The Pink Pig Bakery and Restaurant”

Austin Food & Wine Festival 2013

 If you attended both Austin Food & Wine Festival this year and last year you know what a treat this year was. While I enjoyed last year\’s event, this year festival goers experienced less crowded demos, plush green grass and little to no waiting lines making for an enjoyable experience. While I consider myself aContinue reading “Austin Food & Wine Festival 2013”

Sagra\’s All You Can Eat Mussels on Tuesdays

On Tuesdays Sagra offers one of the best deals in town, all you can eat mussels for $12. They serve mussels both served in marinara sauce and white wine sauce. Their sauce is light which compliments the mussels without overpowering the dish.  To sweeten the deal stop in during happy hour for $2 off wine,Continue reading “Sagra\’s All You Can Eat Mussels on Tuesdays”

Lost Creek Vinyard

I fell in love with Lost Creek when it was both a winery and vineyard. In the past few years they opened the Treehouse Bistro and lodging in their beautiful vineyard but in obtaining a full liquor license they had to seize in producing wine (per Texas law). I spent my birthday weekend in theContinue reading “Lost Creek Vinyard”