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Sweetish Hill Bakery
"...gem of the neighborhood is and always will be Sweetish Hill. Whether wide-eyed from exercise or still squinting from..."

Oct. 16, 1998 Food Feature

From Scratch
Starting in the Seventies with an old house and old equipment, Sweetish Hill soon baked its way into Austin lore
"...and where they decided to call their new venture "Sweetish Hill Bakery," longtime friends Patricia Bauer-Slate and Tom Neuhaus..."

July 4, 2003 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Culinary Ladies of the Eighties
Trailblazers paved the way for current Austin food scene
" flourish; and an embryonic restaurant scene and the Hill Country wine industry both began to blossom...."

Sept. 4, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Sweetish Hill
These recipes will sweeten your life
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery Cookbook – A Baker's Twenty Favorite Recipes..."

May 20, 2011 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Cooking in Heels
Trailblazing Women in Austin's Food Business
"...and opened their own food businesses. Patricia Bauer-Slate of Sweetish Hill Bakery, Marilou Morales of Pasta & Company, Cathe..."

Aug. 7, 1998 Food Feature by Ronna N. Welsh

Patricia Bauer-Slate's new company offers local, natural, and organic school lunches, and the Gallo Family Vineyards host third Gold Medal Awards
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery (1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347) has been an..."

Feb. 1, 2008 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

"...Bread Baking Series I at Sweetish Hill..."

Sept. 29, 1995 Arts Feature

UT English Professor Joe Slate Dies
Slate provided inspiration, support for Austin's first French bakery
"...Bauer-Slate, was one of the founders of Austin's renowned Sweetish Hill Bakery. According to Patricia, Joe was crucial to..."

July 28, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Sweetish Hill is ready to celebrate; plus, Vespaio, P. Terry's Burger Stand, and many options on the Event Menu
"...Arts on the Hill Sweetish Hill Bakery (1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347) is an..."

July 29, 2005 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Second Helpings: Bakeries
"...Daily 9am-9pm If you're shopping for a picnic, the bakery at Central Market is a good place to start...."

March 19, 2004 Food Feature

A Majestic future for Grape Vine Market? Plus: Noodle-ism and Mangia aren't just local favorites.
"...complement a Día de Los Muertos altar, La Mexicana Bakery (1924 S. First, 443-6672) has a good supply.Event Menu..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

If visions of sugarplums are dancing in your head but the time or talent for holiday baking have yet to materialize, Virginia B. Wood has done the homework for you: This week's Food-o-File lists local bakeries cooking up Christmas sweets.
"...willing to make your sweet dreams come true. Russell's Bakery & Coffee Bar (3339 Hancock, 419-7877): A pastry case..."

Dec. 17, 1999 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

The Great Thanksgiving Pie List
Let local eateries do the baking
"...Quack's 43rd Street Bakery Pies, including the new blackberry flavor, can be ordered..."

Nov. 16, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

King Cakes
If you bite the baby, you buy the next one
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery (1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347) Austin's oldest French..."

March 4, 2011 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

King Cakes
It may be the post-Katrina Mardi Gras diaspora that helped spread this delicious culinary component of the Crescent City's favorite holiday
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery (1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347) Austin's oldest French..."

Feb. 5, 2010 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

One light version, one dark
"...largest fruitcake maker in the world is Collin Street Bakery in Corsicana, Texas ( What began as a small-town..."

Nov. 28, 2008 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Pies for the Holidays
Area bakeries, restaurants, and market bakers are gearing up to create delicious sweets to grace the holiday table
"...Quack's 43rd Street Bakery (411 E. 43rd, 453-3399, pies, cakes, cupcakes, and..."

Nov. 12, 2010 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

The 2002 Austin Chronicle Restaurant Poll
Readers Poll
"...Runners-upMirabelle, Jean-Luc's French Bistro, Castle Hill Cafe..."

May 24, 2002 Food Feature

Readers Poll
"...HONORABLE MENTIONCafe Spiazzo, Castle Hill Cafe, Mother Egan's Irish Pub, Hula HutBarbecueThe Salt LickRUNNERS-UPRudy's..."

May 25, 2001 Food Feature

Take Out the Heat
Sure, complaining about the heat only makes it worse. A long string of 100 degree days presents an unsolvable problem but it just so happens that there's one summer problem we can solve. What to do about dinner on a day when the ambient blast furnace is stuck in the triple digits and operating any appliance hotter than a microwave is a sure sign of madness? Where to go, what to buy, how to put a tasty meal on the table without working up a sweat?
"...platter to enjoy with fresh fruit and wine. The bakery offers a broad selection of artisan breads where our..."

July 28, 2000 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Virginia B. Wood explains what Por Tabla is all about and gives the lowdown on the latest culinary news in Austin.
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery owners Jim and Belinda Murphy, Patricia Bauer-Slate,..."

May 26, 2000 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

Farmers, parties, and more Zen
"...and listings of roadside peach stands all over the hill country. In addition to fresh fruits and vegetables, both..."

June 4, 2004 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

"...Kubrick at work mixes with home movies of drunken hillbillies; Orson Welles, Corey Feldman, Bill Hicks, and a woman..."

Sept. 24, 1999 Best of Austin Feature

"...24: Patricia Bauer Slate presents the re-release of The Sweetish Hill Bakery Cookbook at BookPeople, 2pm. Slate will have..."

Nov. 24, 1995 Books Column

Bake Break
Finding the best breads for holiday hosting
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347..."

Nov. 19, 2004 Food Review

The King of Cakes
A history of the almighty king cake
"...Sweetish Hill Bakery, 1120 W. Sixth, 472-1347 Monday-Saturday, 6:30am-7pm; Sunday,..."

Feb. 20, 2004 Food Feature by Erin Mosow

Three local businesses are promoting products with brand-new flavors this month, and Austin's latest culinary news.
"...from Upper Crust and the Morning Glory muffins at Sweetish Hill...."

March 22, 2002 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

"...* TUE, OCT 22: Patricia Bauer-Slate signs The Sweetish Hill Bakery Cookbook at Borders at 7:30pm. Sweetish Hill..."

Oct. 18, 1996 Books Column

Capital Idea!
On the phone, on the Web, on the farm, or in the store: giving a little Austin to the foodies on your gift list
"...jellies, salsas, compotes, sauces, and condiments made with the Hill Country's bounty: peaches, plums, figs, wine, tomatoes, lavender, and..."

Dec. 5, 2003 Food Feature

The 2002 Austin Chronicle Restaurant Poll
"...Ba Le Vietnamese Bakery & Deli, 8624 N. Lamar, 491-9188Critics Bargain Dish..."

May 24, 2002 Food Feature

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