A true Austin staple — literally! Walton’s Fancy & Staple has been a cherished hangout in downtown for almost 50 years! Austinites can’t get enough of these tasty treats!
The Right Time for Rosé!
It’s half past wine o’clock and you’re just in time for an exclusive taste tour. Join us as we sample rosés from around the world! H-E-B has a ton of varietals in for spring. After all, patio weather has all but arrived in South Texas!
Halloween Wines or Witches Brew…You Pick!
I have a few festive fall wines for you to uncork as we ease into party season! These are the perfect wines to please every last guest at any upcoming Halloween events, all found at H-E-B for under $20!
Party Cheeses & Pairings that Please!
Goodtaste.tv and Central Market have teamed up to bring you a handful of fabulous cheese pairings, recipes and wine recommendations certain to make your next social gathering this fall- GRATE!
Fruity Desserts for the Fourth!
These colorful confections make for festive desserts on 4th of July–fruit filled flag pies, popsicles and pudding for starters! Celebrate Independence Day this year by leaving your diet at the door…
Last Minute Easter Brunch Ideas
Still putting the finishing touches on Easter brunch? Not to worry! We have some fun ideas for those dining in or out in H-town.
Save These Sparklings for New Year’s Eve
Snag a sparkling to celebrate NYE! Goodtaste has inexpensive selections to make your party a success. Everything from an Italian Prosecco to traditional French Champagne, Spanish Cava…
Pick the Perfect Wine for the Holidays
If you are still trying to figure out the perfect holiday gift for your loved ones, consider a nice bottle of wine. There’s a flavor for every palette and a bottle for every price tier. It’s safe to say this is one gift that won’t be re-gifted!
Holiday Party Planning on a Budget!
Hosting a holiday shindig of your own is no small task. Especially if it’s your first time to take the reins! Knowing just how much to buy can be as valuable as the food and drinks you’re providing…
Champagne Savings on SA Living!
Up for a little Champagne 101? A good bottle of true champagne (produced within the Champagne region of France) usually retails for ‘$50+, but there are some steals out there in time for the holidays. Let’s pop the cork and get to tasting already!
Easy Drinks for Holiday Entertaining
Terrific tips to spice up your next holiday gathering on We Are Austin! Seasonal concoctions with three ingredients or less, plus useful tips for playing host. How much beer, wine and/or liquor should you provide? For a two hour party, a general rule of thumb is…
Make a Play for Prosecco Poached Peaches!
Prosecco and peaches – a perfect pairing! I chose the Enza Prosecco because of its crispness and peach and honeysuckle undertones. Plus, the price is right at less than $15 a bottle. Enza is champagne’s sexy Italian cousin!
Join Our Fourth of July Burger Bash!
The origin of the beloved hamburger is debatable, but we Americans certainly took over the franchise! No one does them better! If you’ll be firing up the grill over this holiday weekend and are planning on serving up some scrumptious hamburgers, I’ve got some great burger combos…
‘Bubbly’ Foods for Spring!
Get a jump on planning a spring dinner party with fresh fixin’s featuring Prosecco DOC. Now anyone can enjoy this lusicous grape WITHIN each course. The persistent aromas of white flowers, apples and pear add a tantalizing touch to these recipes…
Local Foodie Favorites for Easter Weekend!
Last minute Easter eats for all you procrastinators out there in H-town! Let’s start with Brennan’s – always a fabulous choice. Put a star next to this entrée…