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How Mexican Food Influenced American Cuisine

No matter where you’re from, anyone who has watched an old Western can probably attest to the fact that Texas was founded by cowboys and people migrating north from Mexico. It’s not exactly the group of the well-educated, politically minded individuals that played the primary role in claiming independence from Britain and establishing the United […]

Let’s Talk Taste: What Sets Tex-Mex Apart

Here’s something you may not know: fajitas originated in Texas. That’s right, they aren’t a traditional Mexican food dish the way you expected; they’ve been a time-honored Texas tradition from the start! When you think about Texas history and the ingredients in a fajita, it all comes together pretty easily. When it was time to […]

What Makes a Good Happy Hour?

At the end of a long work week, it’s common to want to get out, relax, and enjoy the amazing nightlife Austin has to offer. For so many of us, that means finding a local restaurant or bar to indulge in some happy hour fun. Unfortunately, it’s not as easy as walking over to the […]