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Monthly Archives: March 2015

Austin Food + Wine Festival Tips for Festie Virgins

You decided that this year is your year to experience as many of Austin’s flavors as possible, and you bought a ticket to the Austin Food + Wine Festival. But what’s the best way to make the most of the merrymaking? Festie virgins, this post’s for you. It’s my tried and true guide to revelry … Continue reading »

Categories: Beer, Festival, Food Event, Wine | Tags: , , , , , | 1 Comment

It’s a Marathon, Not a Sprint: Surviving SXSW

SXSW is in full swing, with SXSWedu wrapping last night. Thursday’s badge pick up for SXSWi was quiet, calm, and with almost no line. Today is a different story. Remember the 70’s Five Man Electric Band song “Signs?” Let’s just change that wording a bit and sing it together, “lines, lines, everywhere a line, blockin’ … Continue reading »

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It’s SXSW, Your Fav Restaurant is Mobbed, Now What?

Welcome to the “eat this, not that” post for surviving SXSW crowds at your local favorite restaurants. Yes, it is that time of the year, when tourists descend upon Austin and non-festival locals go into veritable lockdown. Here’s a handy set of options for dining that won’t include the need to elbow check a hipster, … Continue reading »

Categories: Barbecue, Brunch, SXSW | Tags: , , | 2 Comments