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The Galveston County Daily News : Food

September 15, 2014


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Small-batch distilleries spotlight local ingredients

Texas has always been known for its strong spirit, and now, thanks to new distilleries cropping up across the state, it’s becoming well-known for spirits like bourbon, rum and gin.

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Wednesday 09/03/2014
Smash cakes find their way to family birthday parties for 1-year-olds
Posted: September 03, 2014

Family birthdays are my favorite celebrations. They’re special enough to justify going a little bit overboard, but since it’s family, there’s no pressure to orchestrate perfection.

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Wednesday 08/27/2014
Food pairings, beer tasting, pub crawl all part of 5th annual beer festival
Posted: August 27, 2014

GALVESTON — If this weren’t already the Year of the Beer in Galveston, thanks to the new Galveston Island Brewing Co., the recently opened Stuttgarden Tavern beer garden and the always-hopping Beerfoot Brewery brew pub, the Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival would seal the deal.

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Wednesday 08/20/2014
Movie reveals mouthwatering images of French and Indian food
Posted: August 20, 2014

Many of the moviegoers who have flocked to see “The Hundred-Foot Journey” have left the theater hungry, their appetites whetted by scenes of food being prepared and presented at two very different establishments, one a very formal French restaurant and the other an exuberant Indian one.

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Wednesday 08/13/2014
Send children to school with healthier lunch options
Posted: August 13, 2014

Shopping for school supplies is a time-honored ritual with students and parents on the hunt for the perfect notebooks and markers.

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Wednesday 08/06/2014
Forage for seedy, tart, tough-skinned mustang grapes
Updated: August 07, 2014 - 8:09 pm

Even in the manicured suburbs of the Gulf Coast, it’s not uncommon to find wild grapevines that are identical to the ones that grew when the native Karankawas were the only inhabitants of the area.

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A new take on the old s’mores
Posted: August 06, 2014

HOUSTON — After more than 100 years, it’s no secret that the Girl Scouts have perfected the art of making s’mores.

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Sunday 08/03/2014
League City chef comes up short on Food Network show
Updated: August 04, 2014 - 11:56 am

LEAGUE CITY -- She did a better job promoting her Lone Star Kitchen concept, but chuck-wagon cook Lenny McNab beat out Sarah Penrod to make the finals of Food Network Star. 

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Wednesday 07/30/2014
Crops across state bounce back with an exceptional year
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 10:02 pm

You don’t need an odometer to know when you’ve driven 150 miles inland. The air gets a tiny bit drier, the terrain starts to undulate, and in the summer, the roadside pickups selling watermelons give way to fruit stands selling peaches somewhere near that mile marker.

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