November 01, 2006

The Corner Cheesesteak Store

We've got cheesesteaks in our neighborhood. Yay! Texadelphia just opened their 9th local store, and it's a short walk from my house. The location seems nice. There is a... (read more)

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December 18, 2005

Scootanon

My favorite coffee shop in Austin is undergoing a change, and change makes me nervous. Trianon the Coffee Place has three locations around town. The Bee Caves Road location is... (read more)

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August 29, 2005

Genuine Joe Coffeehouse

This liveblogging coming from the newly opened Genuine Joe Coffeehouse, 2001 W. Anderson Lane. Finally, an evening coffeehouse choice comes to north-central Austin. They are open until 10:00pm. I would... (read more)

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August 26, 2005

Adventures in Label Reading: H-E-B Coffee

I was at the local H-E-B yesterday to pick up some coffee for the office. While reading the side panel of the store brand Columbian coffee beans, I was surprised... (read more)

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March 17, 2004

SXSW: Lunchtime Roundup

Rosenthal's Corollary to Godwin's Law as applied to weblogs: the chance of a blogger posting a "what I had for lunch" entry approaches unity with time. In fact, this blog... (read more)

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February 24, 2004

Phooey for Bad Eats: Manny Hattan's

I'm gonna have a pastrami on white bread with, uh, mayonnaise and tomatoes and lettuce. -Annie Hall I recently had one of my worst dining experiences in Austin at the... (read more)

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Hooray for Good Eats: HPB&G

I recently had one of my best dining experiences in Austin at the Hyde Park Bar & Grill. Sad to say, I've lived in Austin for over a decade, but... (read more)

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July 22, 2003

Celis Pale Bock -- It's Baaaaack

Since this spring, Celis Pale Bock has been available on draft at selected fine establishments around town, such as The Gingerman. Tonight, while visiting Central Market, I saw it in... (read more)

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July 09, 2003

Memo to Self

Dear Self, Your days are more productive when there is coffee in the cupboard.... (read more)

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May 17, 2003

Sunrise Tacos and Subs

I was driving home down South First, despairing that there are few choices for sandwiches other than sub chains. Maynard's Deli and Phoenicia Bakery are good choices, but not always... (read more)

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In Your Face

I thought it was time to create a Food and Drink and Coffee category, so I now have. It's called "In Your Face." I recently blogged a restaurant review. Now,... (read more)

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May 12, 2003

Epicurean Corner: Texas State Capitol Cafeteria

IJTLCSH proudly presents its first review of fine dining establishments around our town. Today we visit the Texas State Capitol Cafeteria. The Capitol Cafeteria offers a unique dining experience. Where... (read more)

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