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Quick Bytes: Kansas City-based Spin Pizza coming to Dallas, Central Market to open two additional area stores

The pizza invasion continues, with Kansas City based Spin! Neapolitan Pizza moving into town. A tip from an EscapeHatch reader says the KC pizza chain founded in 2005 has secured a Dallas location, but the company will only allow that they are “looking” for a space. Spin! has locations in KC, Omaha and Orange County, California. Continue reading → ...

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Giant Knife at Knife joins giant spoon at Spoon and huge fork at Ranch Las Colinas as supersize tablewear art

Supersized takes on new meaning when you consider that the term now applies to dining utensils.  A few days ago, chef John Tesar completed an oversized regional place setting when he stuck a knife in Knife, his new meatery near SMU.  A year earlier, Tesar hung a spoon on the wall at Spoon, his seafood restaurant salute to all things Continue reading → ...

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Hot Date: Free Oregon pinot noir tasting on Sunday , June 22

If you like Oregon pinot noir and want to sample some of the best from the region, then mark Sunday, June 22 on your calendar. EscapeHatch and wine expert Jason Hisaw, formerly a sommelier at Pappas Bros. Steakhouse, are partnering on a wine tasting event featuring highly allocated Oregon pinots. Hisaw, now the official “Oregon Pinot Noir Continue reading → ...

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Register now for TexSom, the universe’s best wine conference, at Four Seasons Resort Las Colinas August 9-11

Texsom, the the Texas Sommelier conference that just happens to also be open to the public, is the world’s best weekend wine conference. Anybody who is interested in learning about wines can attend, but you have to register for the August 9-11 conference now… it always sells out fast >> ...