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Jack Perkins is on vacation from The Slow Bone BBQ this week. Wait till you see who will be working the serving line while he’s gone

Like the headline tease? So very BuzzFeed. So very not Jack. Know what’s very Jack? Charity fundraisers. That’s why he’s recruited some local names to work the serving line while he’s out on vacation this week.  Each of the temporary locum tenens meat slaves are donating their  “salaries” to worthy causes. Tuesday Aug 5 – Continue reading →


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Lucia’s Justin Holt, Michael Gibson throwing porchetta pop-up dinner this Thursday at Oak Cliff Social Club

Lucia sous chefs Justin Holt and Michael Gibson are striking out on their own this Thursday, August 7, partnering with the self-described “upscale dive bar” Oak Cliff Social Club for a pop-up porchetta  dinner.  Headlining the come-as-you-are dinner:  porchetta fashioned from a fifty pound Red Wattle pig, plus salsa verde and summer pickles.  Justin and Michael start serving at 8 p.m., but Continue reading →


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Dallas Farmers Market to reopen new anchor market, The Shed, with four restaurants in the works

The Dallas Farmers Market, now a privately held corporation, will reopen  partially new digs on Friday, Aug. 29.  The Dallas Farmers Market is currently open and operating daily out of Shed 3. According to a news release, The Shed, formally known as Shed 1, will feature new food vendors with a focus on local farmers and transparency through Continue reading →


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Coconut cocktails from barman Jason Kosmas headlining at Truck Yard this weekend

  Intoxicologist Jason Kosmas designed three tropical cocktails to be served in coconut shells this weekend at the Truck Yard. You get to do the heavy lifting: splitting the coconut (coconut, hamber and instructions provided) and drinking the Lada Colada (pineapple-infused Caña Brava Rum, lime juice and simple syrup) Lime in d’ Coconut (Fords Gin, lime Continue reading →


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Help Messina Hof harvest wine grapes at August 1 Moonlight Harvest

Time to check your pedicure and pack your bag for Bryan, Texas— Messina Hof Winery kicks off four weeks of Harvest Festival events on Friday, August 1, starting with its Moonlight Harvest. Other events are scheduled throughout the month of August in Bryan and Fredericksburg. The first festival event includes grape picking, grape stomping, and finally, a Continue reading →