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Local Wines Take Home Big Awards in International Competitions

The 2019 San Francisco Wine Competition recently announced winners with two located in the Upper East Side of Texas.
April 15, 2019

Texadus Family Farm Shares Recipes Made With Home-Grown Ingredients

Texadus Family Farm is owned by Harold and Lynn Jones, two current Texans who made their exodus from California to Texas, along with their eight children, back in 2004.
April 15, 2019

Former Bank Drive-Thru Now Serves Gourmet Coffee

The Pony Expresso is a locally-owned coffee house in downtown Canton. This charming establishment was once a drive-thru bank facility and was repurposed into a coffee house. The owner, Katie McFarland, opened the shop in November 2018 serving coffee and more to the residents and visitors of Van Zandt County.
April 15, 2019

Experience Farm to Table Outdoor Dining

With the rural areas of the Upper East Side of Texas filled with farms growing fresh, organic produce, it’s no wonder that the concept of farm-to-table dining is a fixture in area restaurants. It’s also feeding a growing trend of summer outdoor long-table community dinners that make for a memorable culinary experience that people travel for miles to enjoy.
April 15, 2019

East Texas Sip and Shop

East Texas Sip & Shop takes guests on guided tours to select wineries, breweries, restaurants, art galleries, and boutiques, promising discounts and a good time along the way.
February 22, 2019

Pork Sandwich That's Just Right for Colder Weather Appetites

Taking a bite of The Dancing Pig sandwich at Moore’s Store in historic downtown Ben Wheeler is a deliciously messy roller coaster of flavor. The hammed up concoction is loaded about four inches high with pulled pork, sliced ham, house-rubbed candied-pepper bacon, and caramelized red onions.
November 13, 2018

Jams and Jellies Are Always a Hit at Edgwood Festival

Some kinda yummy that's available at the annual festival -- set for November 10 -- can also be made at home. Check out two recipes.
September 29, 2018

Try the Pie at The Shed Cafe in Edom

On the regular dessert menu at The Shed Cafe in Edom are a variety of pies including Lemon, Chocolate and Coconut Meringue, Blackberry, Peach, Apple, and Chocolate, Coconut, and Reese’s Dream pies.
August 29, 2018

Try this Recipe for National Blueberry Popsicle Month

August 28, 2018

Food Tours Show McKinney Is a Dining Destination

Dining experiences mean something special in McKinney where not one, but two food tours are on the table.
June 27, 2018

Bistro 1916 Offers New Menu

Bistro 1916, located inside the historic ML Edwards Co in Mount Vernon, is an open-style cafe featuring brunch, lunch, and now dinner on Friday and Saturdays from 5-9 p.m. They recently announced a new dinner menu that continues their farm-to-table fare using locally sourced ingredients.
June 27, 2018

Green Goat Winery Opens in Edom

There’s a new goat in the rolling countryside outside Edom, Texas, and it’s green. The Green Goat Winery opened recently at 12362 FM 279, a stone’s throw from Blue Moon Gardens.
June 27, 2018