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Special Report: Chocolate Conference in Dallas

The  hot ticket ticket in town this weekend for foodies was’s Chocolate Conference 2010. For eight hours on Saturday, the program was devoted to learning  and sampling chocolate. The day kicked off at 10 a.m. There were about 100-150 people present. By 1pm the numbers had swelled considerably and the registration line stretched out […]

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Restaurant News: Bits and Bites

Urbano Café will be closed for vacation from Tuesday, July 6 through Saturday, July 10, returning for regular service hours on Tuesday, July 13. Leave a message if you want reservations. They’ll be checking the phones.  214-823-8550. Mockingbird Station Market. This evening’s market from 4 to 7:00 PM will feature Grapevine Grains’ granola, cookies, breads, pastured […]

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Mockingbird Station Market in Dallas is Today

This evening from 4:00 to 7:00pm show up at Mockingbird Station for their weekly market. Here are just a few of the products available today. The press release says: Granola, fresh blueberries, pastured meats, eggs and cheese. Try Grapevine Grains’ signature granolas on your ice cream — refreshingly natural on these 100-degree days.  Or top of your ice cream […]

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What is the Next Dallas Food Trend?

We’ve had petit fours, cupcakes, whoopie pies (sorta), and frozen yogurt. If you had a million dollars, check that, I mean at least two million dollars, what new “trend” or would you bet on? Probably too late for a taco joint. What’s the next big deal?

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Material Connection of the Day: Peanut Butter Cookies From J. Dorian Chocolatier

Today we received a basket of peanut butter cookies from J. Dorian, welcoming us to our new offices. Dorian Isenberg, as you know, is one of our very best friends. He likes to bring us cupcakes and chocolate chip cookies. When I stopped by his shop recently–I was taking some white cupcakes with raspberry filling […]

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