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Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival to Expand in 2014, Attract More Americans

WTF? A Food and Wine Festival without Guy Fieri, Tyler Florence, Super Mario or Tim Love? How can that be?? Well, it can’t, which is why the folks who run the globally flavored Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival have decided to mate with Food & Wine’s world dominating empire after two years of flying Continue reading → ...

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Hot Date: Graham Dodds’ Wine Dinner at Central 214 on March 20 With Duckhorn Wines, Marbleous Wagyu Beef

  Graham Dodds’ cooking drives me crazy. He’s an unsung hero at Central 214, where his locavore menu includes ingredients you don’t see at every F2T restaurant. One day, it’s dinosaur kale; on another, it’s goat brisket. On Wednesday, March 20, Dodds is teaming up with local Waygu producer Marblelous Beef (near Waxahachie) and Dan Duckhorn’s Continue reading → ...

Managers and Owners Take Over Outback Steakhouses Tonight and March 11, Donating All Tips to a Good Cause

Tonight, March 4, and again March 11, are new Outback Federal Sequester Holiday for waiters and front-of-house employees. Instead of toothy youths serving tables tonight, managers and equity partners of area Outback Steakhouses are taking over the “More Tea, Hun?” duties, donating all gratuities to the Friedrich’s Ataxia Research Alliance, an organization dedicated to accelerating Continue reading → ...

Celebrate March 2, Texas Independence Day, With All-Texas Menu at the Ranch in Las Colinas

You won’t find a more Texas-focused menu than at EscapeHatch-favorite restaurant, the Ranch at Las Colinas. “Nearly every ingredient and every dish we serve at the Ranch is made with Texas products,” says Judd Fruia, the director of operations for the Ranch (and Whiskey Cake Kitchen, it’s sibling). If you’re into celebrating Texas Independence Day Continue reading → ...