Spanish Wine and Food Pairing at Central Market in Dallas

Dallas Central Market cooking school was packed last night for the first event in Central Market’s Pasaporte Espana. The event featured a food and wine pairing with two chefs: Quim Marqués and Daniel Olivella. Marqués is the  owner of Suquet de l’Almirall in Barcelona. He is a former finalist in the Spanish Chefs Championship Competition and […]

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The Message Behind the Meat: Heart Attack Grill vs. In-N-Out Burger in Dallas

It’s another day in Dallas and what do you know, before you can say double-double-animal style, we have a new burger controversy on the grill. Tomorrow is supposed to be opening day for the Heart Attack Grill in the West End. A group has already planned a protest (see below). Why? Let’s refresh our memory: […]

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Cedars Social Grand Opening—Suggested Attire: Riot Gear and Teflon

Behind the gorgeous yet foreboding doors that front The Cedars Social, Michael Martensen, Brian Williams, and John Tesar are gearing up to host this Lamar cocktail den and kitchen’s long-awaited grand opening celebration. On May 26 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., all comers are invited for 120 minutes of complimentary Don Q Rum cocktails (sponsor) […]

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Olé! Pasaporte España Kicks Off At Central Market Despite Torrents

Central Market’s Pasaporte España—a total store takeover with Spanish seafood, wine, pastries, oils, canned seafood (a Spanish specialty), and so much more—kicked off last night in the Greenville Ave. location. For the ribbon cutting (which was supposed to be held in the tent in the parking lot but was moved to the entry vestibule due […]

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