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[9 Jul 2009 | No Comment | 1,382 views]
KGSR Late Show: A Bunch of Hot Dogs in a Room and Me

Today we chatted with the guys who brought Frank — a great bar, hot dog restaurant, and future meat market to downtown Austin.

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[9 Jul 2009 | 8 Comments | 2,124 views]
Franks and a Red Headed Stranger

This morning was truly a sausage fest on the KGSR “Late Show” for a visit with the chef and owners of Frank, purveyors of artisan sausage in downtown Austin. I arrived and walked in to the kitchen only to see the kitchen table transformed into a prep line where Matt (the chef) and Geoff and Daniel (the owners) were preparing fresh hot dogs.
Daniel poured me a bloody mary — mind you it wasn’t yet 8:30 a.m. and I was headed to work after the show. It’s called a Red Headed …

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[8 Jul 2009 | No Comment | 1,780 views]
Breakfast Tacos with Mando on KGSR

Thank you to those of you who voted on the blog, Twitter, or Facebook. I really appreciate your input and learn so much from your suggestions.
Top vote getters were Torchy’s, Maria’s Taco XPress, Taco Deli, and Taco Shack.
Other Recs: El Chilito, La Tapatia, Enchiladas y Mas, Mi Madres, Tamale House, Nueva Onda, and Pie Slice.
We had a great time with the KGSR folks and Mando, the taco journalist. Here’s a link to Mando taking shots of salsa.
Click on the taco spread below to listen to last week’s KGSR Late Show …

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[7 Jul 2009 | 8 Comments | 2,189 views]
Tasty Tuesdays: Best Sushi in Austin

I’m a sucker for new food trailers and after hearing about Sushi-A-Go-Go on Twitter last week, I had to check it out. I drove from my office up to Manor Road where this new trailer was parked after being enticed by their daily Twitter special of $1 edamame and fresh tuna and yellowtail roll for $5.50. This spot is cash-only and I had $8 so I rounded out my purchase with a $0.50 house made Go-Go-Sauce and left the rest for tip.
Kayo Asazu is the owner of Sushi-A-Go-Go and she …

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[2 Jul 2009 | No Comment | 1,251 views]

It was an exciting morning on the KGSR “Late Show” with Bryan, Andy. and Mando from Taco Journalism. Tacos were stolen, ate, and discussed.
Mando and I first joined forces back in May for the East Austin Taco Tour and we met for the first time a few months before on a South Austin Taco Tour with a bunch of fellow wrapped food lovers.
Check out this great video of Mando taking salsa shots. That guy is the greatest!

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