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James Beard Awards nominees are out, with a handful of Dallas top picks on the list

The 2015 James Beard Awards nominees just came out a minute ago, and mixed in with the usual heavy hitters (Stephan Pyles, Andrew Carmellini, Sean Brock), there’s some batshit crazy stuff. Aaron Franklin is a good guy and all, but a nominee for Best Chef Southwest? Charlene Badman at FnB in Scottsdale? Nick Pihakis at Jim ‘N Continue reading → ...

Contestant DJ Quintanilla on Food Network's Cutthroat Kitchen

Here’s how to get cast on a Food Network tv show

With so many contestants on reality tv shows hailing from Dallas, the city seems to be ground central for talent (and misfits). If you’d like to follow the tv limelight cast by chefs Dean Fearing, Stephan Pyles, Kent Rathbun, Tre Wilcox, D.J Quintanilla of Resto Gastro Bistro  — hell, maybe even John  Tesar at Knife, here’s the link you need. Continue reading → ...

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Peek inside Cafe Momentum, the “eat, drink, change lives” nonprofit, opens its permanent restaurant Thursday

Cafe Momentum, the “eat, drink, change lives” nonprofit that rescues at-rsik youths and teaches them life lessons and job skills by operating a restaurant, opens its permanent location, in downtown Dallas, this Thursday. Dinner service will run Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights each week, 5 pm to 10 pm. Cafe Momentum is trading out the traditional ribbon Continue reading → ...

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“Top Chef” Tre Wilcox wants to cook a private Valentine’s Day dinner for you

Tre Wilcox writes to say he wants to cook for you and 19 of your friends for Valentine’s Day.  For an early Valentine’s Day dinner (it’s for Friday, February 13), Wilcox has put together a meal of “five delicious and sexy courses catered by Chef Tre Wilcox.” The former Top Chef (and good guy) will come to your Continue reading → ...

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Pappas Bros. Steakhouse hosting Keenan Winery dinner with owner Michael Keenan Friday, January 30

Napa Valley stalwart Robert Keenan Winery will take center stage at Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Friday night, January 30, when winery owner Michael Keenan shares wines and stories from his family’s California winery. Located near the top of Spring Mountain District, high above Napa Valley,  the Keenan estate comprises 48 acres of vineyard, where the Keenans have been producing wine since 1977. Continue reading → ...

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