Austin Food + Wine Festival Kicks Off at Irene’s

Austin Food + Wine Festival is officially underway. On Thursday, January 19th the appetizing annual affair kicked off on the back patio of downtown Austin’s Irene’s, with an exclusive cocktail party featuring chefs Jonathan Waxman and Drew Curren. Wetting whistles for the evening were two tequila and whiskey based punches, along with various wines from Rodney Strong Vineyard’s and brews from the city’s own, Austin Beerworks. The outside bar and tables were set up with baskets of Irene’s signature Harvest Mix, a comradery of popcorn, peanuts, potato sticks, and sprinkles of dill. Smoky house-made andouille sausage wrapped in Easy Tiger puffed pastry was flaky pig in the blanket goodness, especially…

Third Annual Beer, Bourbon and Brisket Festival Recap

Ft. Worth’s Panther Island Pavilion was filled with the succulent aroma of grilled goodness this past Saturday, as lovers of three of the most important B words to ever grace Webster’s Dictionary came out to celebrate, Beer, Bourbon and Brisket. This year, barbeque joints across DFW came out to show folks just how tasty their meat really was, tempting event goers with sausage, ribs and of course brisket. Although there were only six food vendors at this year’s event, they all seemed to pile on the good stuff. Rudy’s for example gave a sample container of sausage, one rib and brisket, while Gas Monkey Bar and Grill piled teeny plates…

An Evening of Opulence at the Third Annual Dallas Whiskey and Fine Spirits Festival

An Evening of Opulence at the Third Annual Dallas Whiskey and Fine Spirits Festival Who-You are invited to an Evening of Opulence What-Third Annual Dallas Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival When-Saturday, November 15, 2014 Where-Centennial Hall, Fair Park, Dallas, TX. Why-Because it’s time to live the Lush Life. Greetings foodies, fans, and followers! Texas Megabites is proud to announce that we have partnered with CBS Radio DFW for the Third Annual Dallas Whiskey & Fine Spirits Festival. Guests will sip on a variety of enticing elixirs, indulge in gourmet bites, and swing out to the soulful jazzy sounds of Cassie Holt and the Lost Souls. Come dressed in your best…