Dining Out on Christmas Eve and Day: Austin

Take the stress out of the holiday and keep your kitchen clean this year. We’ve rounded up a list of hot spots around the city that will do all the work for you on Christmas Eve and Day. Be sure to call ahead for reservations and orders.

Tanji Talks: An Easy Dessert with Holiday Sparkles

Many of us have so much going on during the holidays that cutting a few corners here and there in your party prep is necessary. If you’re entertaining for a crowd and looking for a simple recipe to whip up using only a few ingredients […]

Tanji Talks: Easy Entertaining for the Holidays

Now is the time to start thinking about your holiday parties and get-togethers. Here I share an impressive (and easy!) holiday appetizer from Boudro’s and Zinc in San Antonio with my friends at CBS Austin, plus two ways to cheers to the holidays.

Zinc and Boudro’s Tequila Cured Salmon

The Tequila Cured Salmon has been on the menu for over 10 years at San Antonio’s Riverwalk famous restaurants, Zinc and Boudro’s. It’s a staple item that keeps guest and locals coming time and time again. […]

3 Can’t-Miss Moments in this Weekend’s NEW Episode

This weekend on Goodtaste with Tanji, we visit an authentic Italian restaurant housed in a historic hotel that has broken world records. We meet the owner of a brunch spot who had a previous career in pyrotechnics. Then, we make our way to a tried-and-true Texas steakhouse for super-local ingredients. To tease your palate a […]

Uncommon Seasonal Wine Finds

We all have our favorite go-to wines, but today let’s think outside of the bottle and get out of our comfort zones. There are many great wines out there to try and some of the less popular varietals are often the best buys and great food-pairing wines. I’m sharing a few of my unique wine […]

Recipe Off Roading With Wine Pairings

Traditionally, we think red wine with steak and white with seafood, right? Well, today on, we are off-roading on traditional pairings with the help of H-E-B. We paired some of our favorite wines with some of our favorite recipes, and some of them just might surprise you. Here, 5 unusual dinner and wine combos […]

NEW EPISODE: Lone Star Attitude This Weekend on Goodtaste

Join us this weekend for some of the best food and coolest drinks in the state–and one of my favorite restaurants in Texas, Anthonie’s Market Grill, We also visit the longest bar in Texas and the coolest Texas music spot that happens to be in Denton.

Goodtaste with Tanji – Season 4 Episode 2

Last year the Gulf Coast was devastated by Hurricane Harvey. In this week’s new episode of Goodtaste, we’re heading to Port Aransas to visit some of the coastal restaurants that were affected by the storm. These incredible humans were able to turn their pain into passion and you won’t want to miss their stories or […]

Picosos’ Stuffed Deep-Fried Avocados

Try these over-the-top, cheesy, fried avocados from Picoso’s Mexican Kitchen in Lubbock. Before hitting the hot oil, they are coated in cheese and breadcrumbs, creating a crispy, gooey crust. Here, we stuff them with shredded chicken, but you can also top with grilled shrimp, sliced steak, or peppers and black beans for a vegetarian alternative.

Steak 48 Corn Crème Brûlée

This decadent side dish from Steak 48 in Houston is a clever mash-up of silky crème brûlée and a classic corn pudding. If you can, make this dish in the fall when fresh corn is still in season – we promise you’ll taste the difference.

5 Texas Breakfast Spots to Start the Day

Everything’s bigger in Texas and that includes our breakfast! We like the most important meal of the day to be piled high, smothered in syrup and served with extra bacon. […]

Campfire Bars

Whether you’re not big on sleeping in a tent or you want to carry the memory of summer bonfires into fall, these s’mores-inspired bars are the perfect dessert.

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