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Enough With the Hump Day Jokes. Let’s Do This!

Wednesday may not be your favorite day of the week, what with all of the hump-day jokes and empty DVR cache, but there’s hope. Here’s what you could be doing (and drinking): Hands-on: Option A: Pumpkin Carving at The Old Monk — Get drunk and messy (for a good cause this time). Plunk down a […]

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Send Us Recipes for Rangers Success

Even though Colby Lewis isn’t scheduled to pitch until game 6 (Friday), I’ve come up with a recipe for ColbyHambone Mac and Cheese. It’s a dish dedicated to my second favorite Ranger pitcher, Lewis, and outfielder Josh Hamilton. I’ve got several other Recipes for Rangers success in the works, but I’d like to hear yours. […]

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Jason Kosmas Leaves Neighborhood Services Tavern in Dallas

Dallas-New-York-bartender-mixologist Jason Kosmas has left his post as general manager of Neighborhood Services Tavern. According to his former boss, Nick Badovinus, Kosmas is in New York, where he is still managing partner of Employees Only, to promote his new book Speakeasy. “Yeah, his last day was Saturday,” says Badovinus. “He’s a super guy and it’s […]

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Scardello Celebrates Its Birthday With Style (Unlike the Rest of Us)

On my last birthday, I celebrated with one too many gimlets and a joy ride in some guy named Chuck’s convertible (legalities prohibit me from saying whether it was Norris or the guy from that spy show. Suffice it to say, I won’t be going back to LA anytime soon). Turns out, however, that not […]

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Is Dallas Getting Hip? Food Trucks? Beer Breweries?

Think of the near future. In less than a month, we could be boasting about groovy food trucks, In N Out Burgers, authentic Italian food, and, according to Teresa Stay-Up-All-Night-Reporter Gubbins, a beer brewery in Deep Ellum. OH, and a World Series Championship ! What else could we possibly want? Mountains? Oceans? More taquerias?

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Tonight is Mac & Cheese Night at all Neighborhood Services Restaurants

See this cheesy bus? It will be in Dallas today. Why? Because the folks at Tillamook® have three of these mini-buses retrofitted to resemble Baby Loafs of Tillamook cheddar, touring the country to promote cheese. And mac. Tonight patrons of any Neighborhood Services Restaurant can Restaurant can “get their fill of Tillamook Cheese with $1 […]

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Chef David Uyger Joins Jermann Wines at Jimmy’s for Wine Dinner

On your mark, get set, e-mail Paul DiCarlo @  paul@jimmysfoodstore.com for a seat next Tuesday, October 26. That’s when  Jimmy’s Food Store is hosting a wine dinner which pairs chef David (Lucia) Uyger with Jermann Wine Estate wines. Jump for details. UPDATE: Price for this dinner has been lowered to $69. 24 seats left.

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