My grandparents were supposed to get married on Valentine’s Day. The night before, he persuaded her to skip all the wedding hoopla and elope. (Her mother didn’t speak to him for a couple of years.) For all of you celebrating today, Happy Valentine’s Day!
(map) Tex Mex Beer. The phrase must strike a chord with local beer-lovers. In just one year, the crafty brewmasters at Twisted X have moved from a warehouse space to a fancy new tasting room in Drippin’. Their “Mexican-style beers brewed by See More »
(map) Yes, Fudds is a chain, but a local (based in Houston) chain. A deliciously tasty chain. Fuddruckers just opened its newest location in Bee Cave, in the former Waterloo spot (they did keep the mega-sized playscape and washer-pitching areas). Their 100% fresh, never-frozen burgers and See More »
This special Valentine’s event from the Texas Hill Country wineries starts this Saturday and runs through Sunday the 23rd. (See more info about the trail here.) Ticket-holders get a special box of chocolates created to pair with red and white wines, then hit the trail for free tastes at See More »
(map) Looking for a “brews-cruise” that’s really close by? “Hops” on over to the brand-new tasting room at Infamous Brewing off Hudson Bend Road. Since just starting to brew last year, these guys have become, well, infamous for their IPA, their Hijack cream ale and Bugsy’s Brush Fire amber. They’ve gradually See More »
(map) This Saturday, Hey Cupcake! launches their special Valentine’s Day cupcake. The Luvcake is a delectable confection of chocolate cake covered with fresh strawberry and cream-cheese frosting. A delicious way to show that special someone (or yourself!) how you feel. Available now through Valentine’s.
Sweet! From restaurants and wineries to gourmet cooking classes and shindigs in Luckenbach, all kinds of Valentine’s events are taking place out West. Just click on the links below for more info. Note: Most places say reservations are a MUST. See More »
Okay, so you won’t be in New Jersey freezing your buns off. You can still guzzle beer in a cheering crowd and talk smack about the Seahawks. Here, a list of the best places out West to do so, with links to more info. All feature many TVs (most of them oversized), unlimited adult beverages and lots of tasty grub. See More »