SIp on this signature tequila based cocktail from Signature in San Antonio! The gorgeous Andrew Weissman inspired restaurant has Corn Fields as an option on its Brunch Cocktail menu.
The beautiful La Cantera Hill Country Resort is hosting a Celebration of Texas Top Wines that will feature tastings of Texas’ best, plus a wonderful wine pairing dinner…
Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year…lucky for us we have a reason to celebrate all weekend long. Romance reigns at La Cantera Hill Country Resort – where you can stay for a very special Valentine’s Day rate that includes a generous food and beverage credit…
Are you looking for a fun night out to toast to 2014? We have a short list of exceptional places around town with innovative menus, along with the perfect cocktails.
Instead of making a traditional turkey or serving ham this Christmas, wow your guests with a savory duck recipe. If you haven’t tried making duck before, don’t be intimated. It’s easy, delicious and a crowd pleaser.
The creative chefs at the Westin La Cantera came up with this fun and delicious recipe…guaranteed to light up your holidays. Bread pudding, with lots of cinnamon, in the shape of a lantern. Add a candle representing the holiday of your choice, and you have a dish sure to impress your family and guests! Enjoy […]
Francesca’s at Sunset is exactly where you want to be once dusk settles in. A wonderfully vibrant atmosphere and spectacular views put this fine dining establishment (housed at the Westin La Cantera resort) on the A-list!
Homemade jam is so much easier to make than you would think…and it adds the perfect bit of freshness to brunch. Chef John Armstrong at the Westin La Cantera makes jam with fresh Poteet Strawberries. It’s part of Francesca’s new brunch, which has a wide range of delectable items…starting at about $13!
Who could resist Chocolate Almond French Toast? Almost anything tastes better with chocolate!! This delectable treat served at Francesca’s Brunch at the beautiful Westin La Cantera can be made in your very own kitchen! Try it…your family will love you for it!!
This traditional cornbread dressing delivers a Texas twist…with spicy pickled jalapeños! This recipe comes to me courtesy the Westin La Cantera. Enjoy! In a large stock pot melt a ¼ lb of butter. Place all chopped vegetables in and sweat. Adjust heat to avoid caramelizing of vegetables but to soften through instead. Once the vegetables […]
I love February!! It’s the one month out of the year that it’s perfectly legal to think about, dream about and fantasize about chocolate. You’ll love this fun dessert from Brannon’s Café.
What an incredible time of year to experience a wine tasting dinner. Imagine the setting just about sunset at the beautiful Palmer Course Clubhouse. The Westin La Cantera resort is hosting a wine pairing dinner with wine maker and owner Jim Johnson with Alamosa Vineyards. The cost is $55 per person. For more information call […]
Size and shape both make a difference in the way a wine tastes. I took a seminar put on by Georg Riedel (the Riedel Glass family) where he had us take an inexpensive white wine and pour it into five glasses of different shapes and sizes.
If you’re looking for an easy romantic getaway or just a night out, check out the Valentine’s specials at the Westin La Cantera. Francesca’s (beautiful sunset view and all) will offer a five ( 5 ) course menu for $ 85.00 / $125.00 with wine pairing. The Grille (the steakhouse) will offer a four ( […]
Looking for a place to celebrate New Year’s Eve? Maybe a quiet dinner or dinner/party combo? With all of the new restaurants in town there are lots of choices. I’ve selected a few you might be interested in. Also, I have an idea for New Year’s Day.