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[12 Jan 2009 | No Comment | 1,251 views]
Tasty Touring on Facebook

I hope you’ll join the Tasty Touring group on Facebook to receive invitations for future events.
If you aren’t a member of Facebook, I can send an invitation to you via e-mail if you share your address with me. I can be reached on gmail and my user name is tastytouring.
Tour on!

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[9 Jan 2009 | No Comment | 1,232 views]

If you live in the United States, you can feed a needy family in Austin without walking away from your computer.
1. Go to: http://www.dishola.com/dishfordish
2. Become a new member (it’s SUPER easy)
3. Review one dish at your fave restaurant – or 20 – it’s easy and each review feeds a family.
The deadline has been moved to Jan. 15 – next Thursday. As of this posting, dishola needs 650 reviews to reach the total of 1,000 meals that Whole Foods will donate.
We can do this guys!
Here’s an example of one …

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[23 Dec 2008 | 3 Comments | 2,149 views]
Austin’s Soup Peddler on Cassoulet

You gotta appreciate a person who is so dedicated to culinary exploration that he will gladly spend two days creating just one dish. David Ansel is such a man.
You might know David as the Austin Soup Peddler, who is a wonderful father to one of my favorite babies ever, sweet Mia. He is also a writer, author of The Soup Peddler’s Slow and Difficult Soups.
The cassoulet came about because some hunters David knows were emptying their freezers and he offered to create a mouth-watering final resting place for their Louisiana …

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[17 Dec 2008 | 2 Comments | 1,711 views]
Restaurant Discounts are Pretty, Pretty Good

Check out these restaurant coupons – they expire on Dec. 25 and if the marketing is to be believed, they will go fast! According to a well-researched and reliable source, there are $25 gift certificates available to some Austin restaurants for as low as $2 right now (prices vary). And these places don’t suck either — Aquarelle, Asti, Wink, Zoot, Starlite, and Sagra are all available.
Clink on Larry for the link:

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