Because Thanksgiving: Give The Power of Pie Through Sunday

Good news! This opportunity has been extended through Sunday! If you’re like me and you’ve been trying to find things to be thankful for lately, one thing you can be thankful for is your health. That you’re not hungry. And that there are organizations like VNA Texas and Meals on Wheels that take care of […]

Eat Red (Meat) for a Good (RED) Cause

If you’ve been waiting for the right time to visit Chef John Tesar’s Knife inside the Highland Dallas, you may want to pull the trigger. For five nights beginning June 1, Chef John Tesar and pastry chef David Collier of Knife will welcome a different celebrated guest chef for a special multi-course dinners priced at […]

Peep Chef Tesar’s New Lunch Menu at Oak Restaurant

  Oak Restaurant has been like a roller coaster, y’all. Ups and downs, but always a fun ride. I’ve never had a bad meal at Oak, though service has been spotty-to-weird, and the menus have lost their way more than once, twisting and turning, looping and even spinning out of control. Or maybe it was just […]

The tease: a taste of Tesar’s new lunch

As I’ve mentioned, lunch service (as well as Sunday Brunch) at Chef John Tesar’s Spoon restaurant began last week. I was invited in to check out the new menu. It contains some items from the dinner menu, some new, lunchy items plus the dessert offerings of new pastry chef David Collier. Here’s just a taste. […]

Celebrity Chefs Announced for 10/19 DIFFA Burgers & Burgundy Event!

Now that I’ve got your attention, here’s some info from the Burgers & Burgundy camp: They’ve announced their celebrity burger makers! They are: John Tesar – Spoon Bar & Kitchen Tiffany Derry – Private Social Michael Sindoni – Charlie Palmer Scott Romano – Private Chef Patton Robertson – Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck Ross Demers […]