Heroes In & Out of the Kitchen

Masraff's shoot

Get inspired by the chefs behind the menus- it’s an episode packed with fabulous flavors and fantastic people! Personal triumphs from the folks at Masraff’s, Little Gretel and Cured. Have those tissues handy!

7 Must-Visit Barbecue Spots

As Texans, we’ll admit that we can be overly proud of things like our state size and our sports teams, but I think we can all agree that we serve up some pretty mean barbecue. Juicy, slow-smoked brisket, tender ribs slathered in sauce, and more cheesy, buttery sides than you can imagine. In celebration of […]

Summer Bean and Tortellini Soup

Summer Bean and Tortellini Soup

This tortellini soup is a modern take on pasta e fagioli and is hearty and healthy with the addition of collard greens. It’s perfect any time of year for lunch, a starter, or a side, but we love it as a light summer soup!

Goodtaste with Tanji Showtimes

Join us for the tastiest season of Goodtaste yet! Check this link for updated show times for Goodtaste in your city! 

Tanji Talks: Texan Cafe and Pie Shop

I’m taking you outside Austin’s city limits to a cute cafe in Hutto. Texan Cafe & Pie Shop is serving up comfort food for lunch and dinner that will leave you feeling all warm and fuzzy inside from Chicken Fried Steak to pink Peppermint Patty Pie, these folks have it all.

Tanji Talks Texas Flavors: Seafood Meets Wine Pairings

It’s still over a hundred degrees here in Texas, and I don’t know about you but I’m craving the crisp, refreshing flavors of  seafood paired with white wines. Nothing screams end-of-summer or Texas more than fresh Ahi tuna stacks with jalapeños or Cajun spices paired with a glass of wine.   I’m picking a couple […]

Southwest Texas Flavor

Everywhere I go, I hear praises of all the great things San Antonio is doing in the food scene. It has become quite the culinary center. When you’re looking for something quick, fresh and easy in the Alamo City check out The Station Cafe located in the historic King William District and Southtown.

Tanji & Chef Steven McHugh

Inspiring Stories from Chefs We Love!

Get to know the incredible folks behind the menus at a few of our favorite eateries from around Texas on Goodtaste with Tanji this weekend! Set your DVR!

Crumpets Restaurant & Bakery Closing Next Month

After 38 years, head chef and owner of Crumpets Restaurant & Bakery Francois Maeder is heading into retirement, where he will be indulging his love of travel and exploring new ways to combine fine dining with adventurous exploration.

Top 12 Must Try Crab Cakes in Houston

I’ve been to many seafood restaurants while filming Goodtaste with Tanji and just dining around town. One of my favorite dishes to order is crab cakes! For me, I think a great crab cake is a good indication of a quality seafood restaurant’s menu. They need to be crisp on the outside, moist and full of thick […]

Step Outside the Box with these Unique Summer Wines

Summer seems to be getting longer and hotter but I have found some unique wines to break the monotony of these sweltering days. My H-E-B wine haul has some new and interesting flavors that are ideal for enjoying in this Texas heat.

Restaurant Weeks in Texas: Dine Out to Give Back

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — restaurant weeks! Austin, Houston and San Antonio restaurants will be serving prix fixe menus at special prices to benefit various organizations.

Dine Out and Do Good with Houston Restaurant Weeks

One of the most anticipated food events of the year, Houston Restaurant Weeks, is back after a year of eagerly waiting! This food-filled event will run from August 1st through Labor Day, which means you have 34 days of meals and raising money for The Houston Food Bank.

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