Find Out What Your Fridge Says About Your Dating Life. I Did.

John Stonehill is a refrigerator dating expert. Since I’m a single girl with a refrigerator and a blank dance card, I decided to make an appointment with Stonehill. How many chances does one get to located a man who, like me, has gin and live meal worms in his fridge?

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Driftwood is Hosting a Pop-Up Ramen Dinner on Monday

Justin Holt, the new Driftwood sous chef, is bringing sexy ramen back. Woo! I know I’ve complained about Holt’s ramen before, but those were crazy times inside Ten Bells Tavern. No, this time, I’m sure it’s going to be a classy affair at Driftwood. So here are the deets, ramen fans: What: An a la carte menu […]

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The Wicked World of Food Blogs: Read This and Weep

If you write or read food blogs or food-news-driven sites, Josh Ozersky’s article “Blog-Tied: How a Hunger for Clicks Drives New York’s Brutally Fickle Food Scene” is a must read. Ozersky did time as a writer on Grub Street and he lived to write about it.  Here’s the money pull quote: “I was the first editor […]

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Celebrate D Magazine’s 100 Best Restaurants in Dallas on May 22 at Trinity Groves

I have just completed D Magazine‘s  June cover story: The 100 Best Restaurants in Dallas. Yes, I wrote 100 restaurant reviews and ranked the top 100 restaurants in Dallas. To complete the task, I had to toss out Fort Worth, Grapevine, and the mid-cities. Maybe next time. (Which will not be in my life time.) […]

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Last Chance to Book Reservations for Chef Ryan Barnett’s Pop-Up Dinner

Chef Ryan Barnett (who used to cook for Neighborhood Services, Bistro 31, and Ormsby Catering) is going all hermit-y and underground, just like the great Chef DAT. This pop-up dinner is happening on Thursday, July 26, at My Private Chef in Deep Ellum for $50 buckaroos per person. Not a bad deal for all that you’re […]

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Dallas Morning News Acquires PegasusNews: Where is Teresa Gubbins?

The other day I reported news about the transition on Frontburner. We’ve all known for a long time that the data on GuideLive, especially the online restaurant listings have been anemic for years. Go to GuideLive.com and search for the directory listing for The Porch. What you find, dear readers, is a paragraph copied from The Porch’s website and […]

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