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Ten of Austin's Top Sommeliers
A guide to somm-built wine lists in town
"...Driskill Grill – Scott Ota..."

July 9, 2013 Food Post by Margaret Shugart

Concierges Make the Call
Seasoned hotel vets share their insider knowledge
"...a refresher tour-de-South Congress coming on. – J.C. The Driskill Hotel604 Brazos, 474-5911 www.driskillhotel.com..."

March 1, 2013 Food Feature by Gracie Salem

The Night Before Formula One
November 15, 2012. 14 Photos
"...'American Legacy', which had its launch party at the Driskill hotel last night...."

Nov. 16, 2012 Photo Gallery

President Barack Obama: Four More Years
Cautious optimism about impending change in Washington
"...GOP intransigence) until nearly midnight. The scene at the Driskill was chaotic and ebullient – and extremely noisy –..."

Nov. 9, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

After a Fashion: Diary Of A Collection
What goes in before the clothes go on
"...is) to put together a big show at the Driskill Hotel in November – a high-glam, high-dollar event for..."

Aug. 31, 2012 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Food Events
Cultivate your culinary tastes, from the gluten-free to the bug friendly
"...› The Driskill Academy (like Hogwarts, but boozier) offers an Aged Tequila..."

June 22, 2012 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Austin Fashion Week 2011 Recos
The annual celebration of design and couture heats up
"...may no longer be available, and events at the Driskill Hotel require badges, so be sure to check for..."

Aug. 22, 2011 Design Post by Anne Harris

After a Fashion
Stephen's hair brushes up against a woman's breast, and he survives
"...a very Karl Lagerfeld-ish figure. I arrived at the Driskill with Stephen Rice and Mark Erwin and made a..."

March 12, 2010 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Food-o-File
Dining options in Austin's far-flung suburbs are definitely improving
"...contrasting flowers – perfect for party or wedding favors... Driskill Hotel (604 Brazos, 391-7162, www.driskillhotel.com) Executive Chef Jonathan Gelman..."

April 24, 2009 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

How the West Was Won
SXSWUK 2008
"...Adele, London, www.myspace.com/adelelondon, Wednesday, 1am, Driskill Victorian Room..."

Feb. 22, 2008 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Food-o-File
Beaucoup pastry doughings; plus, sad news from the Brentwood Tavern and P&K Grocery
"...fill the position as executive pastry chef at the Driskill Hotel. He left that job earlier this fall to..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Election 2004 Updates
The latest electoral happenings in Central Texas, updated daily
"...County Democratic Party will host a bash at the Driskill Hotel Ballroom (604 Brazos) beginning at 5pm. Beginning at..."

Oct. 29, 2004 News Feature

New Year's Eve Events
"...THE DRISKILL Austin's lauded landmark for high rollers is doing it..."

Dec. 26, 2003 Features Feature by Wells Dunbar

Food-o-File
Virginia B. Wood demands the restoration of the Schlotzsky's Original.
"...August pie-and-cake sale. The executive pastry chef at the Driskill Hotel is Jimmy McMillan. Sample his elegant plated desserts..."

Sept. 5, 2003 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Conversations With Two Former Austin Chefs in New York
"...just as he was leaving his position at the Driskill Grill and Bar to follow his culinary star to..."

Feb. 21, 2003 Food Feature by MM Pack

Dream on, Dream Team
Democrats Fail to Convince Texas
"...The Driskill Hotel's elegant second-floor ballroom has hosted better nights. On..."

Nov. 8, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Food-o-File
Virginia B. Wood comes bearing nothing but glad tidings and good food news in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...host Mark Silverstein investigating the historical hauntings at the Driskill, sampling the down-home blue plate specials at Hoover's Cooking,..."

Sept. 20, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Food-o-File
Virginia B. Wood goes stream of consciousness in this week's "Food-o-File."
"...& Cafe on the Sixth Street side of the Driskill Hotel (Sixth & Brazos, 474-5911) was to take place..."

Aug. 23, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Too Much Room at the Inn?
Plans for New Downtown Hotel Generates Welcomes and Skepticism
"...but wouldn't out-swank the luxurious Four Seasons or historic Driskill...."

May 31, 2002 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Readers' Picks
Architecture & Lodging
"...Best Hotel and Best Restoration Project in Past Five YearsDriskill Hotel..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

Food-o-File
The details behind several local bakers' plans to create their own workforce.
"...location if expansion plans materialize. And the newly revitalized Driskill Hotel has plans to open a casual dining outlet..."

Oct. 20, 2000 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

A Big Word With a Small "A"
Sue Graze leads an organization that works to bring the visual arts to the entire Lone Star State. She talks with Rebecca Cohen about her first year directing the Texas Fine Arts Association.
"...and we had a party here and at the Driskill Hotel, which we thought was appropriate because of the..."

Feb. 11, 2000 Arts Feature by Rebecca S. Cohen

Architecture & Lodging
"...Hotel/MotelDriskill..."

Sept. 24, 1999 Best of Austin Feature

Day Trips
"...was designed by the same architect who did the Driskill Hotel...."

Jan. 30, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Austin Heart of Film Festival Schedule
"...Conference takes place this weekend, Oct. 10-13, at the Driskill Hotel and various other screening venues around town. In..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Screens Feature

30 Years of “Best of Austin”
Some of the stories behind 10,484 awards
"...for bathrooms, evenly split between readers and critics (the Driskill Hotel leads the way with three)..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Features Feature by Nick Barbaro

The History of the LGBTQ Movement in Austin
From Stonewall to today, how Pride has progressed in our city
"...GLF – discovered that the Cabaret Disco at the Driskill Hotel prohibited same-sex dancing, resulting in a lawsuit. In..."

Aug. 9, 2019 News Feature by Beth Sullivan

SXSW Music Review: Leyla McCalla
Cultural folk chanteuse gives voice to the voiceless
"...gathered in the so-called “Victorian Room” of the well-heeled Driskill Hotel. “We’re going to go to the darkest place..."

March 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Kevin Curtin

SXSW Comedy: The Daily Show Presents the Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library
Capturing the President's character in 140-character bursts
"...Library opened this Saturday on the mezzanine of the Driskill Hotel as part of SXSW Comedy, it was a..."

March 9, 2019 SXSW Post by Ashley Moreno

Election Night Party People
Celebrate (or commiserate) with the candidates
"...austinchronicle.com/events for last-minute additions. The Big One at the Driskill..."

Nov. 2, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

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