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Texas

Find the best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, ice cream, and more in Texas. We also have tags for many of the individual cities in the state, which you can browse here.

Points, Flats, and Packers: What's the Difference Between Brisket and Texas Brisket?

Maybe you've never wondered, What is the difference between brisket and Texas brisket?—maybe you didn't even know there were multiple types of brisket. But there is a difference, and it's all in the...
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Good food between Austin and Marfa?

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by Lotus7 1 year ago

Traveling w the family of 5 (3 kids, 21 & under) and we all love good food. We are road tripping from Austin to Marfa (and then on to Big Bend). Looking for great food stops along the way - open ...

Sur La Table prepares for bankruptcy

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by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

" . . . For companies like Sur La Table that offer classes and other in-store experiences, the nationwide shutdown has been even more pernicious. . ."

NEED: Wood burning + Natural Gas Pizza oven

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by DBennun 3 months ago

Does anyone know of a pizza oven sold in the US which can use both natural gas and wood? The natural gas would mainly be used to get the wood fire going quickly. Could be for inside or outdoor use....

NEED: Frigidaire Convertible 20.5 cu ft upright freezer

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by DBennun 3 months ago

NEED: Frigidaire Convertible Gallery 20.5 Cu. Ft. 2-in-1 Upright Freezer or Refrigerator. It's been discontinued but I hope that someone still has one somewhere for sale. I prefer it in white but w...

Sherry Extract?

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by lifecomm 10 years ago

Hello, I need some sherry extract for a white fruit cake. This stuff is no longer easy to find. I found this: http://spicebarn.com/sherry_flavoring.htm Is this the same thing? Can I make s...

Katy Sweet Chewy Pecan Pralines

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

As one who favors "Chewy Pralines" over grainy crystallized examples or creamy styles, I didn't hesitate to grab one I spotted on the shelf at Andy's Orchard in Morgan Hill, CA. Nothing untoward in...

Mrs Keaton's Bakery

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by Linda Burns 18 years ago

Does anyone remember those wonderful cream puffs we used to buy from Keaton's Bakery on Austin Ave in Waco? Does anyone have a recipe for cream puffs like those? Thanks! momoburns@yahoo.com

Vanished Houston joints

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by waderoberts 7 months ago

Having a little trouble navigating memory lane. Trying to recollect three places: Burger joint that opened in early 1970s in a new strip mall across Cullen from the main UH entrance/student center....

Wisconsin cheese demand in volatile times

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by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

This newsletter from the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association has some interesting observations on the shifts in demand at the food service and consumer level and the resulting price volatility. Due...

Substitute for Goose Island Honkers Ale

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by scificionado 8 months ago

Honkers Ale, my favorite beer, is now only sold on tap at the Goose Island bar in Chicago. Can anyone recommend a nationally available beer that's similar in taste? Or at least one available in T...

Current Houston Restaurants

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by dctalktexas 9 months ago

I am from the Houston area but I haven’t lived there for 30 years. The restaurant scene is so different from when I lived there I was hoping for some recommendations. We just got back from Oklahoma...

Pit-smoked brisket at Subway?

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Stopped at the light in downtown Monterey today, I noticed a sign on the Subway at the intersection promoting "naturally pit-smoked brisket". This page on its website says it was tested on 100 Aust...

BBQ Road Trip

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by delight64 1 year ago

Howdy Hounds I am taking my 18yo son on a BBQ road trip of the Deep South ( Austin, Memphis, various smaller cities in Mississippi and ending up in NOLA ) As we are from Melbourne Australia ...

Anniversary dinner in Houston

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by vanessa7 2 years ago

I am making last minute plans for an anniversary staycation next weekend and I am trying to decide where to make a dinner reservation: BCN MF Sushi Da Marco Theodore Rex The Pass We ...

Dickie Davis's "Sweet & Hot"

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by gabear50 7 years ago

Does anyone know anything about this incredible relish? Or about a lady named "Dickie Davis" from Menard, Texas? A friend used to get it for me from the General Store in Menard. I don't know if ...

Dozens of Historic Mexican Cookbooks Are Now Available Online

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by Melanie Wong 12 months ago

A year ago we read about Diana Kennedy's 800-mile journey to deliver her cookbook collection to the University of Texas, San Antonio. https://www.chowhound.com/post/diana-kennedy-goodbye-cookbook...

LaGrange, Texas

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by cab9960 1 year ago

I'm traveling to LaGrange TX in February or March 2020. What are the local restaurants and bars?

Update on Galveston 2019

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by curioussheridan 2 years ago

Gaido on the Seawall lived up to reputation for seafood: they have a dozen different ways they serve oysters, and the sauces sounded interesting so I chose the oyster special for $22 that had one ...

In search of Tarama

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by bhorberg 1 year ago

Any greek food lovers know a place in H-Town to buy this stuff in the little jar. Closest I've come is Phoenicia but they only sell the prepared version...I'm looking for the actual caviar to make ...

San Antonio open on Monday?

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by unionpig 1 year ago

I’m visiting San Antonio and I read a bunch of lists online about good restaurants, but none of them seem to be open on Monday nights. Bliss, Mixtli, Savor, etc etc. I haven’t looked at the piz...