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A Fridge Away From Home

For dieters and the allergy-plagued alike, fast food can be a one-way ticket to a fast disaster. With calorie and fat content that is through the roof, the classic hamburger ...

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Side Dishes: Belly Dancing, Tango, or Fire?

There’s something different about dinner. Breakfast? It has “fast” in the name, it’s a grab-and-go, on-the-move affair. Lunch? It’s casual, a break in the middle of a long day. But ...

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A Stink So Good

Practice makes perfect. And that’s exactly the mentality that owners of Antonelli’s Cheese Shop, Kendall and John Antonelli, encourage within their customers. With an entire store devoted to education in ...

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From Dusk ‘Til Dawn: The Grueling Life of the Kitchen

Bleeding fingertips. Sweat-soaked chef coats. Tears falling from a young girl’s eyes in the back stairwell. Scars that bring back memories, and paychecks that make you want to forget.
Life in ...

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Austin’s Next Sweetest Thing

There were cookies. There were cupcakes and cake balls. There was frozen yogurt (froyo, to the hip). Dessert trends have come and gone in Austin, often following those of other ...

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Live at Seaholm Austin Restaurant Week Rare Weddings
Live at Seaholm

The decommissioned Seaholm Power Plant has been virtually out of reach for all Austinites since its construction in the 1950’s. For years, the Art Deco building has held a great deal of mystery to passersby due to its looming presence and restricted access. But things changed in October as Rare was given access to Seaholm to host the first large scale public events at the power plant. From ACL afterparty with Broken Social Scene to a New Year’s Eve bash with Flosstradamus, we’re bringing the party to the plant. Visit the Live at Seaholm website for upcoming events.

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Austin Restaurant Week

February 28th – March 3rd and March 7th – 10th, 2010

We’ve come together with some of the best restaurants in Austin for a week of decadence and fine flavors. Make reservations with one of our featured dining spots during Austin Restaurant Week for fabulous lunches ($10–$15) and three-course dinners ($25–$35). It’s your chance to try a new place or check out an old favorite. A portion of proceeds will benefit the Sustainable Food Center.

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Rare Weddings

Join us this fall for our annual bridal affair, which brings together anything and everything an Austin bride could want for her wedding. We’ll host a unique selection of Austin wedding vendors from bakeries and florists to photographers and venues, while providing complimentary food samplings and cocktails. Live music and an out-of-the-ordinary bridal fashion show complete the event.

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Freshen Up Your Face :: Evie Evan

There’s a new make-up line that’s rolled into town and onto Congress Avenue by way of ritzy, glitzy Los Angeles: Evie Evan.
The company boasts not just a makeup line, but ...

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Fall Chef Series

Austin, TX (September 9, 2010) — To celebrate the importance of locally grown and harvested food, La Condesa will host the second annual Sustainable Food Center Chef Series: “Autumn Harvest”  ...

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Sustainability by the Numbers

Last night marked the first installment of a panel series on Art and Architecture at the AMOA, coinciding with the Chris Jordan exhibition at the museum. A photographer and digital ...

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