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The Grape “Next Door” Tasting Tuesday

The Grape  has set up shop next door to their Greenville Avenue spot, into the space formerly occupied by Stoney’s, for special wine tastings and events, at least for the holiday season. Check it out on Tuesday when Courtney Luscher, GM and Sommelier for The Grape, teams with Steve Mansir of Republic Beverage, as they host a “Get Your Grape On” event […]

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5,200 Free Einstein Bagel Sandwiches? Definitely Worth Getting Out of Bed For.

Einstein Bros. Bagels in McKinney opening in a big way next Tuesday (Nov. 2) by giving the first 100 people in line coupons for one free breakfast sandwich a week for one year. That’s 52 sandwiches, people. Fine print says that you have to be at least 18 years old, have a valid photo ID, […]

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Aspiring Homebrewers, Come to to Central Market on Sunday

Love beer and want to try your hand at brewing a batch yourself? It’s not as hard as you might think. Tomorrow’s (Sunday) Homebrewing Workshop from 2-5:30 at Central Market provides an excellent start-up primer while simultaneously giving already-practicing homebrewers an opportunity to ask questions and perfect their craft. As of right now there are 34 […]

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Be a Good Friend and Buy a Gift Subscription to D Magazine

Pardon this commercial interruption from D web editor, Jennifer “Beyaches!” Chininis: You love D Magazine, don’t you? So why not share the love? As a thank you for being a Facebook friend and Twitter follower—and, I suppose, for reading this blog—we’re offering a special deal on a D Magazine subscription: $10, the lowest price ever! […]

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More Tasting Around Town

Following up on Nancy’s  wine tastings and sales here are a few more opportunities.  Mark your calendar for: August 15th at La Cave, their second “Cave Dweller” tasting from 11am-1pm. This complimentary tasting will feature New World summer style options, including wine from Chile, California, South Africa and more.  RSVP required by August 13.  214-747-9463. Next week […]

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Chef Eric Shelton Announces Dallas Summer Musical’s Mamma Mia! Menu

A few days ago, Nancy told you about her trip to the Music Hall to see Legally Blonde: The Musical and her fabulous Blonde-inspired pre-theatre meal (personal fave: bend-and-snap peas). Next Tuesday (August 18), Mamma Mia! begins its run at the Music Hall at Fair Park, and chef Eric Shelton’s menu for this production is […]

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Free Zapp’s Potato Chips at Potbelly on Wednesday, June 3

First of all, can anyone believe it’s June? But whatever. I like free–and Potbelly Sandwiches is giving away Zapp’s potato chips at most locations between 11 am-2 pm on Wednesday, June 3. Why? Because it’s a promotion, silly. Apparently Potbelly searched far and wide for the perfect potato match to its sandwich goodness. So there […]

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