"...Those Vincentennial dishes tag-teamed with the Foreign & Domestic offerings of radish and turnip carpaccio(!) with ramp oil and pinhead drops of squid ink; okonomiyaki pancakes with asparagus, trout roe, lime pickle, and a sauce of yolks; and a ballotine of duck (manifest as a delectable series of concentric layers of meats and mixtures) with pickled cherries and bits of that herb claytonia...."
"...And of course the chefs’ competition takes place within a well-orchestrated environment that also features booths and grills and tables of samples from other acclaimed Austin restaurants and producers-of-fine-edibles. And that especially features tastings from many top wineries..."
"...F&D will continue its Monday night Indie Chefs dinners next month. Dinners are $100 per person for table seats and $125 per person for counter seats..."
"...Look for more about the updated decor and menu online. Pastry chef Bill Corbett of the award-winning Absinthe Group of San Francisco is the next guest up for Indie Chefs Table at Foreign & Domestic (306 E..."
"...You're greeted, within the Capital Grille's richly carpeted and chandeliered Cavern of Elegance, by a veritable phalanx of hosts and servers – all of whom, once you've checked in, seem to've telepathically grokked your name. Because they're all using it, your name, and letting you know – by word and action – that their existence is, at least during your sojourn within their swanky realm, predicated on meeting your every dining and relaxational need..."
"...6-10, chefs and pastry chefs from Texas, New York, Virginia, Louisiana, Wisconsin, California, Oregon, and Ontario will serve signature dishes at the dinners; Tue.- Fri., Jan. 6-9, guests can choose seven courses by seven different chefs with wine pairings ($195 table, $225 counter) or opt for the Sat., Jan..."
"...THE DELTA 72: Bringing it back to the people, ladies and gentlemen, Touch & Go recording artists, the Delta 72 (applause). Philly's punk R&B messengers grind riffs like tablets of holy scripture, setting blaze to the bush with a biting organ drone and flooding the staid world of modern rock with rhythms so raw they'll make you shout in reverential enlightenment..."