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Potential Fort Worth Food Truck Operator Gives Up His Dream

Sad news from Fort Worth—sounds like entrepreneurs trying to get food trucks on the road in Cowtown are having the same problems as those in Dallas. This report from one such visionary, Henry Hester: We’ve decided to walk away from the Fort Worth food truck idea.  The city regulations and zoning were too much to […]

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Veritas Free Tasting with Carol Shelton

The guys at Veritas Wine Room  continue to bring special tasting opportunities to their loyal patrons, and this week’s does not disappoint.  I just got an email from Veritas about their free tasting tomorrow night, August 12,  from 6pm – 8pm with well known California Zinfandel maven, Carol Shelton.  Carol Shelton has been a leading advocate for California […]

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SideDish’s Twitter Contest Winner: Aaron Wang Come on Down

Yesterday, Aaron Wang became DSideDish follower number 1,700! Huh? What’s so special about 1,700? Well, 1700 is considered, by many, as the birth year of farming with seeds in the U.S. which lead to all of this. So, congratulate Aaron Wang. Perhaps you will be follower number 1,800. We all know what happened in 1800, […]

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Dallas Chocolate Talk: KERA and

Today at 1:00 p.m on KERA’s (90.1) interview program “Think,” host Krys Boyd will interview several folks who know a lot about chocolate. In the studio will be chocolate expert Adrienne (Madame Cocoa) Newman, Wiseman House Chocolatier Kevin Wenzel, and Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek execu pastry chef, David Collier. Hopefully the show will wet […]

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Mico Rodriguez’s Pinky-Chan: No Go in West Village

Pinky-chan is an Omoigawazakura and appears everywhere in Oyama. Remember the young gal at Foodie Couture who wrote this account of her business relationship with Mico Rodriguez along with details of Mico’s plan for a restaurant called Pinky Chan? She was so happy to be working with her mentor. Then last night, a teary post […]

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