What do you get when you combine West Texas, Southeast Texas and black eyed peas? Well it isn’t this band. Instead, you get two guys who are making award winning vodka from black eyed peas – J. Todd Gregory and Scott Billings. Todd and Scott met ten years ago through their wives. They became best… Continue reading Give Peas a Chance…to be made into vodka
I decided to try something new with the blog. Y’all we all love a great adult beverages but who exactly is making those? Well I decided to do some blog posts featuring some of the best bartenders in Cowtown. Today’s video features Dean Nunez from Acre Distillery. I previously talked about Dean in a blog… Continue reading Shaking it up in Cowtown
It’s no coincidence that I returned from vacation in time for Cinco de Mayo. Y’all there aren’t really any Mexican restaurants in Thailand. I can survive without chips and salsa for so long! If you haven’t made plans for today’s festivities, here are my favorite places in Fort Worth to sip a margarita or two… Continue reading Where to fiesta in Fort Worth!
Don’t you just think of the Dowager Countess when you hear the name Proper? Well y’all this place is cooler than the Countess and that’s saying a lot because that woman is my personal hero. Proper on Magnolia drew my attention with their craft cocktails. Lisa and company are truly mixing things up.… Continue reading Proper on Magnolia – A Contemporary Cocktail Habitat
Were you there last night? If not, you missed out on the greatest celebration of the year so far. Fort Worth Woman and I were lucky enough to attend this event with our husbands. There was a special beer, the lucky monkey, created by Rahr Brewing. Live music provided by Daisy and then there was… Continue reading Happy One Year Cannon Chinese Kitchen
There are times that fate just steps in. A few weeks ago during the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, I was looking for somewhere to have lunch. Well y’all know that West 7th area can be crazy. So my husband and I happened past La Familia and there was an empty space right in… Continue reading La Familia – where it is really about family
To tell the story of Acre requires more than one post. There is a lot going on but more than just the building, the booze, coffee or food, it’s the people you should know. The ones that make Acre possible. I talked about Tony Formby, the owner, in the previous post a little. Tony hails… Continue reading Acre Distilling & Coffee Co – There’s a new brew in town – Part 2
Okay start singing that line to the tune of The Eagles, There’s a New Kid in Town. You know you want to! Seriously though I recently had the opportunity to visit Acre over on Calhoun. This place is an entirely new concept for Fort Worth. The idea is that you can go from coffee to… Continue reading Acre Distilling & Coffee Co. – There’s a new brew in town – Part 1.