Tag: tex mex

My post-Pride lunch with Mike Rawlings

I was at a luncheon today, celebrating the 95th anniversary of the original El Fenix restaurant, a staple of Tex-Mex here in Dallas. Also at the luncheon was Mayor Mike Rawlings, who sat at my table during lunch

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Top 10 tables

North Texas’ best new restaurants of 2011 provided a lesson in substance over style ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor [email protected] 2011 was the year great dining found a way to avoid being fine dining. There are...

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Abraham Salum re-introduced contemporary Mexican cuisine to Dallas with Komali ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor [email protected] Most Texans know, or think they know, what Mexican food is like. Most have it wrong....

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Say cheese!

Macho Nacho turns apps into entrees, with queso the star EVEN PILES | They layer the cheese on thick at Macho Nacho for the short stack, above, though the namesake dish isn’t for the calorie-conscious: It weighs about 8 lbs....

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Lightning strikes again

Tim Seelig felt blessed to lead the chorale for 20 years. But he begins a new stage of his life and career outside Texas with his post at the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | [email protected] PICKING UP...

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Hope & Gloria’s

You think you’ve got their number? Makeover aside, Gloria’s food stays true ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor [email protected] …………………………….. SUPER AND...

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