World of Food & Drink

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Lawsuit filed over salmonella outbreak in Texas

While the issue is not yet formally resolved, there has been a lawsuit filed and victims of the outbreak may end up receiving compensation.

March 3, 2015
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Two Austin restaurants honored by GQ

Gentleman's Quarterly recently released their list of the 25 Most Outstanding Restaurants of 2015, and Austin was fortunate enough to have two establishments make the cut.

March 3, 2015
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The Best Cheese Stores in Texas

Whether you're hosting a wine and cheese tasting party, looking to find a new favorite dairy store or simply hoping to stock your fridge with new, rich tastes, take a look at some of the best cheese stores in Texas.

March 2, 2015
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South Texas is about to experience a Jake's Wayback Burger renaissance

The establishment, Jake's Wayback Burgers, has already gained footing in other parts of the country and is looking to shake up the palates of Texas burger lovers with its innovative take on the classic American dish.

March 1, 2015
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The Future Of Food: 3-D Printing

As students of chef schools in Texas, it is important to stay aware of the latest news in food tech. What's one hot topic of the moment? Major companies are creating and modifying 3-D printers to use edible ingredients to print food.

February 17, 2015
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Food Festivals In Austin

If you're considering planning a trip to Austin for a food festival, here are some good starting points.

February 11, 2015
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Milk delivery options in Texas

Take a look at these three different services offering home delivery of milk in the Lone Star State.

February 7, 2015
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The best apple orchards in Colorado

If you're hankering for an apple pie or a fun excursion in Colorado, take a look at some of the best apple orchards in the state

January 30, 2015
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The most exciting sommeliers in Austin

Take a look at some of the most exciting wine experts in Austin right now.

January 29, 2015
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Lineup announced for Colorado FIVE

According to Denver Westword, the lineup has recently been announced for this year's event, and it features some of the most impressive cooking talent from the entire state.

January 28, 2015
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Cutter Brewer opens Frisco, Texas restaurant

The Dallas Morning News has reported that Cutter Brewer has opened a new restaurant in Frisco.

January 27, 2015
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Best wine bars in Boulder

Whether you're a resident of Colorado or just happen to find yourself in Boulder sometime soon, be sure to make a point of visiting at least one of the area's more noteworthy wine bars.

January 26, 2015
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The best picnic spots in Austin

Whether you're celebrating a birthday or an anniversary or just looking to take in beautiful scenery while you eat, take a look at some of the best picnic spots in Austin.

January 22, 2015
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Texas Agricultural Commissioner grants ‘amnesty’ to cupcakes

According to The Blaze, Miller announced at a recent press conference that he would be granting amnesty to cupcakes and other sugar filled desserts in Texas schools.

January 17, 2015
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Austin Organizations Bolstered By Grants From Local Institution

All of the recipients are dedicated to building community in the area through the encouragement of sustainable, effective and affordable agricultural and culinary practices.

January 9, 2015
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2015 Could Be The Year Of The Grilled Cheese In Dallas

Take a look at what we know already about these two establishments, and be sure to get out and try them both after the new year rings in. After all, who doesn't love a great sandwich? 

January 8, 2015
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Dai Due succeeding in Texas

Whether or not that population demographic played into the decision to open Dai Due in the Lone Star State earlier this year, the restaurant has experienced a considerable amount of success since first opening its doors and firing up its burners.

January 7, 2015
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Ford Fry To Open Houston Restaurant

Slated to open this January, this restaurant also entails a sort of homecoming for Fry, who hails from Texas.

January 6, 2015
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Pranom spicing up New Year’s Eve in Dallas

Instead, Pranom is a part of an emerging trend in the restaurant industry known as pop-up restaurants, which travel around in search of new clientele to serve.

January 5, 2015
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Denver’s RiNo No. 18 in Best Food Neighborhoods List

Take a break from cooking classes in Boulder and head to Denver to visit some of these awesome spots in River North.

January 1, 2015
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Fixe to Open in Austin

Austin residents have been anticipating this opening for some time, and with good reason, as it's shaping up to be one of the most exciting developments of the year in the city's culinary scene.

December 30, 2014
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Dunkin' Donuts Expanding in Colorado

The restaurant has been on a push to find new franchisee's in Colorado, and it seems that they're experiencing quite a bit of a success.

December 29, 2014
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Revamping of Texas Hooters' locations planned

According to Restaurant News, the popular chain restaurant Hooters has recently finished revamping nearly 20 of its Texas-area restaurants in hopes of driving in new customers.

December 23, 2014
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Work and Class Named To Prestigious List

An up and coming new restaurant that's been drawing high praise from a number of news outlets, Work & Class, was recently named to Thrillist's list of the 21 Best New Restaurants in America.

December 20, 2014
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Dallas restaurants are joining together to avoid criticism

According to the Washington Post, though, a group of restaurant owners and managers in Dallas have recently rebelled against Leslie Brenner, a well-known restaurant critic, through adopting a strange practice.

December 17, 2014
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Unbelievable Incident In Denver Restaurant

According to CBS, considerable damage was recently done to a restaurant in Denver after a man fell through the ceiling following an odd series of circumstances.

December 16, 2014
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Denny’s Franchise In North Austin Destroyed In Fire

Unfortunately for the proprietors of the restaurant, it's been estimated by the Austin Fire Department that the blaze has more than likely resulted in a total loss of the restaurant.

December 4, 2014
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Pizza Inn Opens In La Junta

In addition to being an exciting and delicious development for the people of La Junta, this newest expansion also represents a significant culture of growth for the chain, coming on the heels of numerous other new openings.

November 26, 2014
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OpenTable's Top 100 Steakhouses List Honors Multiple Texas Cities

The prestigious compilation of steakhouses featured restaurants from all across the country, but few areas fared as well as the Lone Star State, which claimed 15 of the total 100 spots.

November 23, 2014
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Kohana Coffee On The Move in Austin

It has done so well, in fact, that it was recently named to Inc.'s list of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Companies in Austin.

November 22, 2014
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Bradford Heap To Open Seafood Restaurant In Boulder

According to The Daily Camera, restaurateur Bradford Heap has announced plans to open a seafood restaurant in Boulder in the near future.

November 20, 2014
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Whole Foods To Open New Flagship Denver Store

Whole Foods has recently announced plans to open a flagship store in the Mile-High City in 2017.

November 20, 2014
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Colorado Restaurant Under Fire For Serving Minors

Students of Colorado culinary schools have probably enjoyed learning how to make festive cocktails for special occasions at some point in their education.

November 17, 2014
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GMO Measure Fails To Pass In Colorado

Election day came and went on Nov. 4 with the bill losing by what was nearly a two to one margin, according to National Public Radio

November 14, 2014
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Houston, Other Texas Cities Honored In Food & Wine

Food & Wine recently released their list of the 20 best dishes in Texas

November 12, 2014
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Rosenberg’s Blackbelly Set To Open in Boulder

Rosenberg first became a household name in the restaurant industry shortly after winning the fifth season of Top Chef on the Food Network.

November 11, 2014
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Organic Baby Food From Austin to be distributed by Whole Foods

According to the Austin Business Journal, the company recently signed a buying deal with organic grocer Whole Foods to have their products distributed in their stores.

November 7, 2014
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Texas Roadhouse honored with 2014 Golden Chain Award, other accolades

Students currently enrolled in chef schools in Texas may want to look to the 2014 Golden Chain Awards for an example of strong ambition and work ethic within the restaurant industry.

November 6, 2014
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Macro changes coming to Colorado restaurant landscape

Perhaps what's most interesting about this is that the most significant of the changes affecting the industry, for better or for worse, are coming at a macro level.

November 5, 2014
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Bizarre crime at Texas restaurant

Well, lucky for you, a woman's police report against an employee at a Texas restaurant offers a prime example of how not to behave during your first job (or any subsequent jobs, for that matter).

November 4, 2014
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