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Acornseekers Brings Jamón Ibérico to Texas
The Spanish specialty looks to make its way to the Lone Star State
"...indigenous to southern Spain and Portugal, and fattened by acorns – is protected by a strict denominación de origen,..."

Jan. 26, 2018 Food Feature by Adrienne Whitehorse

FF2011: 'No Rest for the Wicked' or Ryan Schifrin
How to build a short into a franchise
"...hard partying: It is also about short films, those acorns that might grow into might acorns. That is what..."

Oct. 2, 2011 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Envisioning a More Flavorful Future With Emmer & Rye’s Fermentation Program
Chef Alfred Francese becomes a self-made flavor scientist
"...not to gather this abundance, utilize things such as acorns and mesquite beans. If we really like it, then..."

Aug. 16, 2019 Food Feature by Alexandra Detmar

A Texas Snacker's Guide to the Holidays
Put your gifts where your mouth is
"...There’s nothing more festive than a nice bottle of..."

Dec. 5, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

"Crit Group 2018" at grayDUCK Gallery
The body of work by artists in the Contemporary Austin's current critique group often engages the body in some way
"...Made up of smaller forms, reminiscent of bullets or acorns, these figures are piled together in a shape that..."

Aug. 24, 2018 Arts Review by Tatiana Ryckman

Hollywood Gets Animated About Austin
Local cartoon to become big-budget Will Smith vehicle
"...From tiny acorns, mighty oaks grow. Sometimes, Hollywood animation springs from a..."

Oct. 11, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Take a Walk on the Wild Side
The ancient art of foraging for food is aged to perfection
"...abundant and easy to harvest: Turk's Cap fruits, loquats, acorns, wood sorrel ("Earth Native kids [have] taken to calling..."

April 4, 2014 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

Top 10 Most Embarrassing Moments in Texas Politics
2013: The year Texas sent in the clowns
"...no one really knows how to grow nuts from acorns or how to properly cast aspersions on asparagus, we're..."

Jan. 8, 2014 News Post by Brandon Watson

Farmers’ Market Report: Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 2013
Greens and winter squash, frozen custard, finishing salt, and basil
"...of winter squashes like Butternuts, Delicatas, Sweet Dumplings, and Acorns, which were picked before the freeze, but keep well..."

Nov. 29, 2013 Food Post by Kate Thornberry

Off the Record
A Thanksgiving feast with Speak, A Welch Family Affair, and Ornette Coleman
"...Acorns might not fall far from his family tree, but..."

Nov. 26, 2010 Music Column by Austin Powell

Fantastic Fest: Short Compilations
Getting lively and animated in short bursts
"...What's the old saying about how from tiny acorns, mighty oaks do grow? Some of our favorite Fantastic..."

Sept. 25, 2010 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Developing Stories: Charrette Duet
Curing Congress and going green
"...the issue of our time," said Leffingwell. "You're planting acorns," Rábago urged. Facil­itator Kevin Palmer, of the Center for..."

March 19, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Llano Springs Ranch
The Vandivier family wins the Leopold Conservation Award for their restoration of an Edwards Co. ranch
"...help, so the Vandiviers have been collecting and planting acorns for two native species of oak – Chinkapin and..."

May 30, 2008 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Day Trips
For love of the hummingbird
"...oaks because they like the sap produced by the acorns. On Sept. 15-18, the coastal town takes advantage of..."

Aug. 19, 2005 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...I wait for deer to move in for easy acorns. Is the oak mott a betrayer for its profligate..."

Aug. 12, 2005 Column

Hunting Is Not Cowardly
"...I wait for deer to move in for easy acorns. Is the oak mott a betrayer for its profligate..."

Aug. 9, 2005 Postmarks

Thursday Picks
SXSW picks & sleepers
"...& SATAN'S CHEERLEADERS1am, Jackalope The Flametrick Subs are bad acorns off the Cramps tree. The Austin institution is at..."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature

The White Stripes
Record Review
"..."No Anchovies Please" intro to downed power line "Little Acorns." Motor City shakedown "Girl You Have No Faith in..."

March 28, 2003 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Doggett Smells a Scam
"...also been responsive. "It's like squirrels running around finding acorns and putting them in the ground for winter," said..."

Nov. 23, 2001 News Feature by Lauri Apple

Grave Importance
Meiling Guentzel explores her fascination with small local graveyards and death and learns about life in the process.
"...cemeteries. Many tombstones have engraved pictures: among other illustrations, acorns to represent protection, a candle for The Light, or..."

Oct. 27, 2000 Features Feature by Meiling Guentzel

The Vicar of Victory
"...Feb 13, 2:30pm. 442-5282. Nutz! Whenever we think of acorns we think of squirrels and whenever we think of..."

Feb. 7, 1997 Column

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