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Mexican Wedding Cookies Mid Cities

Hi There!

I am not opposed to driving to Dallas to La Duni but is there any place in the mid cities that has Mexican Wedding Cookies? Thanks!

Top Chef - D.C. - Ep. #1 - 06/16/10 (Spoilers)

AMEN!

Jun 20, 2010
chickstein in Food Media & News

Cooking Classes in Houston Texas?

Central Market has some great cooking classes.

Jan 06, 2010
chickstein in Houston

Fine (by that I mean good) dining in El Paso

Billy Crews in Santa Teresa, NM is excellent. I LOVE Cafe Central and Greenwoods.

Dec 30, 2009
chickstein in Texas

Looking for something good and cheap near Phillips Arena in Atlanta tomorrow...

Slice Pizza and Taqueria Del Sol get my vote!

Dec 27, 2009
chickstein in Atlanta

Anyplace open on Christmas in Nashville (beside Opryland)?

What about the 1808 Grille?

http://www.1808grille.com/

Also, the Capital Grille at the Hermitage.

http://www.thehermitagehotel.com/site...

Best Fine Dining In Texas...........

It used to be Le Reve in San Antonio, but they have since closed. My new personal favorite is Tony's in Houston.

Dec 20, 2009
chickstein in Texas

Best Fine Dining In Texas...........

I disagree. But the pie shoppe on the way is worth the stop.

Dec 20, 2009
chickstein in Texas

Dallas Steakhouse, but not a chain

I have to agree. Al's is my "go to" restaurant.

TN: 2000 Opus One

Opus One has a tendancy to go through a "dumb" stage. However, once it comes out of this stage, the wine shines.

Thanks for the review, I have several 2000 OO in my cellar and I may need to try one soon.

Nov 10, 2009
chickstein in Wine

Romantic restaurant in Quarter

Bill, I have dined at Cyrus and yes, it is one of the best restaurants ever.

In case you haven't heard, Le Reve closed this week. Andrew and Maureen are opening a more casual concept in the Pearl Brewery.

Also, the Dining Room at the Ritz Carlton in Atlanta closed for good this week.

This economy is annoying me!

Oct 03, 2009
chickstein in New Orleans

Sad news from SA

Broke my heart, I have always thought Le Reve was one of the south's best restaurants.

Oct 03, 2009
chickstein in Texas

Romantic restaurant in Quarter

I think we will try that for Friday night. I have never dined there. I need to try it.
Thank you for the reccomendation!

Sep 28, 2009
chickstein in New Orleans

Romantic restaurant in Quarter

Bill,

I have a new one for you that you should not miss. Artisan in Banner Elk NC. Oh my, you would love this place. The food, the wine, it truly was magnificent. One of the best meals I have had.

Karen

Sep 28, 2009
chickstein in New Orleans

Romantic restaurant in Quarter

Hi Bill!

I am staying at the Windsor Court and have dined there a lot. You are right, excellent choice. I decided on Stella. I recently had the pleasure of hosting Scott Boswell at our winery so I think we will go there.

We are doing Commander's for lunch.

Sep 28, 2009
chickstein in New Orleans

Romantic restaurant in Quarter

Hi All!

I need a romantic restaurant to celebrate my husband's birthday next Saturday night. We are staying in the Quarter, but I am not opposed to going outside. I have dined at the usual suspects, including Stella, Brennan's, Palace Cafe, August and Muriel's. I am curious to hear what you suggest though.

Thanks in advance.

Sep 27, 2009
chickstein in New Orleans

Moules Frites in Dallas?

I had them last week for lunch at the Oceanaire. They were wonderful.

Great Pizza in Fort Worth: recommendations anyone?

I live in Colleyville and drive to the Mellow Mushroom as often as I can for their pizza. Best in Ft. Worth, but that is just my opinion.

best high end food in houston

I love Mark's but I also love Tony's. I have never had a bad experience at either.

Aug 16, 2009
chickstein in Houston

4 nights in Atlanta, some help with where to eat? We've got some in mind...

You could try South City Kitchen and 4th and Swift. .

Gruet Sparkling Wine From New Mexico

They also have a very nice steakhouse in ABQ as well.

Feb 19, 2009
chickstein in Wine

Wine Recs on a cruise?

The Columbia Crest Merlot and the Robert Mondavi Napa Cab are both a safe bet. The pinot noir and the shiraz not so much.

Feb 15, 2009
chickstein in Wine

Good Eats in El Paso?

A short ride to Santa Teresa NM to Billy Crews steakhouse. Food is very good, outstanding wine list.

Jan 09, 2009
chickstein in Texas

Dallas Morning News Top Ten of 2008

Thank you for this.

Mass Market: Which are legit? Ravenswood, Kendall Jackson, Robert Moddavi, Columbia Crest, etc

I would disagree with the your statement about ruined winemakers. There are an awful lot of GREAT winemakers that have come through Robert Mondavi and I would never say that Genevieve Janssens, the current winemaker is ruined.

Also, I think it is more difficult to put out a million cases of a consistent product year after year, than make a 500 case wine year after year ie Woodbridge, KJ, etc.

Jan 03, 2009
chickstein in Wine

Mass Market: Which are legit? Ravenswood, Kendall Jackson, Robert Moddavi, Columbia Crest, etc

This has been the case for a lot of wineries. Look at Beringer. They have the same problem.

Jan 03, 2009
chickstein in Wine

Romantic Venues - Jackson, MS?

Both Nick's and The Parker House are very good!

Special occassion lunch in Atl -- is it possible?

The Four Seasons or the Ritz Carlton would be fantastic. When I got engaged, my mother in law took me to lunch at Neiman Marcus at Lenox. Very hoity toity! Lot of fun and food was good!

Where to eat in San Antonio, walking distance from the Gunter/Riverwalk

Dec 15, 2008
chickstein in Texas

Dallas - In search of Demi-Glace

Call the Black Forest Bakery in Dallas and ask them. You could also try German Deli.com in Colleyville.