<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dallas-Fort Worth Food and Drink, Nightlife, Bars, and Restaurants]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/the-scene/food-drink http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:54:17 -0600 Tue, 25 Nov 2014 23:54:17 -0600 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Save 20% at over 150 merchants with SafeHaven’s HeartCard]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:54:20 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SafeHaven+Heart+Card+2014.jpg
Save 20% at over 150 merchants now through November 2 with SafeHaven’s HeartCard.]]>
<![CDATA[Oktoberfest Fort Worth]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 07:49:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/OKT+PIP+2014.jpg
Oktoberfest Fort Worth returns to Panther Island Pavilion Sept. 25 — 27.]]>
<![CDATA[Southlake Oktoberfest 2014]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:35:44 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Southlake+Oktoberfest+2013.jpg
The Southlake Chamber of Commerce would like you to celebrate the 13th anniversary of Oktoberfest, Oct. 3 - 5 in Southlake Town Square.]]>
<![CDATA[Diners Must Sign Waiver Before Eating Burger]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:15:45 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/kpnx-ghost-burger.jpg
08/11/14: Hopdoddy Burger Bar in Scottsdale, Arizona claims they're home to the world's spiciest hamburger. Reporter Gia Vang from NBC station KPNX reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Sausage Gravy Recipe From Chef Scott Jones]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 11:36:52 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chef-scott-jones.jpg
As the Taste of Dallas hits North Texas this weekend, NBC 5 invites guests to sample a dish whipped up by Chef Scott Jones of Jack's Modern Southern Kitchen in Dallas.]]>
<![CDATA[Taste of Dallas 2014]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:14:51 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TOD+2013.jpg
Taste of Dallas, the largest tasting event in DFW, returns to Fair Park July 11 - July 13.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texas Cities Considered "Most Taco-Crazed" ]]> Tue, 06 May 2014 18:59:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*160/f86765b652f711e2949722000a1f90e17.jpg
Arlington, Fort Worth and Dallas are at the top of the "Most Taco-Crazed Cities" list.

Photo Credit: gabrieltorrelles/Instagram]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look's Best of Food 2012]]> Sun, 16 Dec 2012 00:33:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BESTOFFOOD.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky as we take a look back at some of the best foodie moments on 1st Look this year.]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Bakes with the "Ace" himself at Duff's]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:39:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DUFFSCAKEMIX.jpg
Ali heads to Duff's Cake Mix to see if she can hang with the Ace of Cakes himself, Duff Goldman. Watch what happens when they put their heads together to make the ultimate Ali cake. Duff's Cake Mix...]]>
<![CDATA[A Dessert with Everything But The Kitchen Sink]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:39:06 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CULINA.jpg
Why choose your toppings when you can have them all at once. At Culina in Los Angeles, there's a dessert that literally has everything except for the kitchen sink. Ali gets in the kitchen to see just...]]>
<![CDATA[Get Up Early for a Doughnut from Glazed and Infused]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:33:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GLAZEDANDINFUSED.jpg
When does your alarm go off? If you work at Glazed and Infused, its before the sun is up! Ali gets up early to feed the citizens of Chicago with some of the best doughnuts in the windy city. Glazed and...]]>
<![CDATA[Francois Payard Shows Ali the Secret Behind FP Patisserie]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:58:30 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FPPATISSERIE.jpg
Francois Payard is the name in French pastries, and he's just opened a new patisserie in NYC. Ali checks out what makes French pastries so delicious. FP Patisserie1293 3rd Ave, New York, NY /...]]>
<![CDATA[Explore the World of Chocolate at the Chocolate Show]]> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:09:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CHOCOLATESHOW.jpg
Looking to get your chocolate fix? The place to go is the Chocolate Show! Ali samples the best chocolate from around the world. The Chocolate Show 125 West 18th St., New York, NY]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on 1st Look: Get Ready for a Sugar High]]> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 15:39:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/205*120/alisugarrushthumb.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky Saturday after "Saturday Night Live" on NBC.]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Blends a Boozy Smoothie at Cocktail Bodega]]> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 17:09:21 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/COCKTAILBODEGA1STLOOK.jpg
Love drinking, but hate the hangovers? Just head for the Lower East Side and grab yourself a boozy smoothie from Cocktail Bodega. Ali grabs a blender to see just how to make a cocktail that's actually...]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look Loves: El Toro Blanco]]> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 14:46:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/el+toro+blanco+main.jpg
Chef Josh Capon and owner/partner John McDonald bring you El Toro Blanco, a guacamole bar you'll... yes, we repeat, guacamole bar... want to get a taste of.]]>
<![CDATA[Ali gets a Taste of Italy at Rosemary's]]> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 16:03:27 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ROSEMARYS+1STLOOK.jpg
Ali Fedotowsky gets into the kitchen to discover the secret of what some are calling the "best pasta in NYC" at Rosemary's! Rosemary's Trattoria & Enoteca 18 Greenwich Ave, New York, NY / 212-...]]>
<![CDATA[Disease Keeps Chef From Eating Own Recipes]]> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 17:37:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/chef-food-ee-111512.jpg
A Dallas chef is kept from eating some of the food she makes because of a rare and commonly misdiagnosed disease.]]>
<![CDATA[Twinkies in Turmoil]]> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 21:29:17 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Twinkies1.jpg
Hostess Brands says they will file a motion in bankruptcy court to liquidate if striking employees don't return to work.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Freshen Up Your Turkey Day]]> Mon, 19 Nov 2012 13:28:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/farmers_market_veggies_generic.jpg
Freshen up your Turkey Day by visiting one of the farmers markets in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.]]>
<![CDATA[Cupcake Craze Goes Low Cal]]> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 13:02:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Pure-DeLite-Cupcakes.jpg
A new bakery is offering cupcakes with half the calories.]]>
<![CDATA[North Texans Want Their Drinks]]> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 12:01:31 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-beer-sales-02.jpg
North Texans went to the polls with drinking on their minds.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[A Push for Changes to Irving's Alcohol Ordinance]]> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 17:58:12 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beer-100812.jpg
Businesses suggest changes to the food/alcoholic beverage ratio for Irving restaurants.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Get Some Southern Cultcha' at Bayou Bakery]]> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 13:15:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/214*120/Bayou+Bakery+2.jpg
New Orleans is known for its diverse food options, but why should they be the only ones to enjoy all that southern flavor? At Bayou Bakery, chef David Guas is bringing his jazzy menu to Arlington, VA.]]>
<![CDATA[Chris Crary Cooks in Ali's Kitchen for Kitchit]]> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 14:39:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/KITCHIT.jpg
Want to throw a great dinner party, but don't want to bother with all that cooking? Just give Kitchit a call, and they'll send a "Top Chef" to your doorstep! See what happens when fan favorite Chris...]]>
<![CDATA[Gourmet Breakfast Moves Close to Home at Break of Dawn]]> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 14:36:11 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BREAKOFDAWN.jpg
One inspiring chef in Orange County, California is breaking with the traditional breakfast in favor of flavor. Break of Dawn 24351 Avenida De La Carlota, Laguna Hills, CA / 949- 587-9418]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Visits Chicago's One Stop Shop for Home Cookin']]> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 14:33:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PUBLICANQUALITYMEATS.jpg
Ali Fedotowsky shops, prepares, and dines on some home cookin', all in one place, Chicago's Publican Quality Meats. Publican Quality Meats 825 West Fulton Market Chicago, IL / 312-445-8977]]>
<![CDATA[Comfort Cooking Comes to Williamsburg]]> Sun, 04 Nov 2012 14:30:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PIESNTHIGHS.jpg
Sporting the best doughnuts in NYC, this Williamsburg eatery is bringing Brooklynites a taste of home with their unique blend of the savory and the sweet. See if Ali can whip up some quality biscuits!...]]>
<![CDATA[This Week: Get a Taste of Homestyle Cooking with 1st Look]]> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 14:00:24 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/215*120/1stlookcookingthumb.jpg
Join host Ali Fedotowsky and tune in to "1st Look" Saturdays after "Saturday Night Live."]]>
<![CDATA[Hooray, It's Food Day!]]> Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:09:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/farmers+market+2.jpg
The Food Day movement promotes healthy living and encourages Americans to choose healthy options to avoid diet-related health conditions.]]>
<![CDATA[Frisco Voting on Beer, Wine Sales Throughout City]]> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 18:34:40 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beer-tap-102212.jpg
Frisco voters will choose whether to allow beer and wine sales throughout the city. Some annexed areas are still dry.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Indulges at BadHappy Poutine]]> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:33:14 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BADHAPPYPOUTINElxtvweb720ph264_722x406_3979331604.jpg
You like fries. You like gravy. You like cheese curds. At BadHappy Poutine Shop, you get all three. See if Ali can finish an entire platter of this Canadian import! BadHappy Poutine 939 N.]]>
<![CDATA[Take a Ride (or a Bite) on The Toy Boat]]> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 10:24:09 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/TOYRESTAURANT.jpg
When was the last time you took out your toys at the dinner table? At Toy in the Gansevoort Park Hotel in NYC, you can't do gluttony without the Toy Boat, a $400 platter of sushi.]]>
<![CDATA[Dare to Try a 9,000 Calorie Burger?]]> Sat, 20 Oct 2012 23:36:13 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/HEARTATTACKGRILL.jpg
In Las Vegas, one extravagant 9,000 calorie burger promises to live up to its notorious name. Meet the Quadruple Bypass Burger at the Heart Attack Grill. Heart Attack Grill 450 Fremont Street, Las...]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Prepares for Her Triple Bypass Surgery]]> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 15:51:08 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JELLOSHOT.jpg
Watch 1st Look Saturday after "Saturday Night Live" to see what happens next at the Heart Attack Grill.]]>
<![CDATA[This Week on 1st Look: Get Ready to Indulge]]> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:48:07 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/208*120/ali-fed-indulge.jpg
Get ready for a food coma this week on 1st Look. Watch Saturdays after "Saturday Night Live."]]>
<![CDATA[Bourdain, Ripert Cook up Bass Hall Show]]> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:40:56 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AnthonyBourdain.thumb.jpg
Culinary personalities Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert head to Bass Hall on Nov. 9 for an evening of storytelling.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Mesquite Chili's Reopens After Destructive Blaze]]> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 18:10:43 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/MesquiteChilis.jpg
A Chili's in Mesquite is open for business after a two-alarm fire burned down the building in December 2011.]]>
<![CDATA[Learn How to Make World Class Pasta at Flour + Water]]> Sat, 13 Oct 2012 23:33:18 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FLOUR+AND+WATER.jpg
If you love pasta, take a crash course making it at Flour + Water with chef Thomas McNaughen in the heart of San Francisco. Ali tries her hand at making her own personal pasta at the table. Flour +...]]>
<![CDATA[1st Look Loves: "Ludobites: Recipes and Stories from the Pop-Up Restaurants of Ludo Lefebvre"]]> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:48:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/211*120/ludobites.jpg
Check out this latest must-have cookbook from white-hot chef Ludo Lefebvre.]]>
<![CDATA[Should Legislature Increase Beer Tax?]]> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 22:38:33 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/beer-100812.jpg
A Texas policy group is suggesting that lawmakers raise the beer tax to help fund schools, transportation and health care.

Photo Credit: NBC 5]]>
<![CDATA[Some Starbucks See Pumpkin Spice Latte Shortages]]> Sat, 06 Oct 2012 00:04:28 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pumpkinspicelatte100512.jpg
Some Starbucks stores are running low on one of its fall Some Starbucks stores are running low on one of its fall favorites -- the Pumpkin Spice Latte. But java fans don't have anything to fear -- the company...]]>
<![CDATA[Pyles to Preview Stampede 66 With Benefit Dinner]]> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 11:39:05 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/stephan-pyles-2012.jpg
Chef Stephan Pyles is planning a sneak peek at his new restaurant, Stampede 66, with a dinner benefiting the North Texas Food Bank.]]>
<![CDATA[Hip Hip Hooray for Free Taco Day!]]> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 09:55:58 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/taco-cabana-chicken-fajita-taco.jpg
Taco spots are giving away free sample to celebrate National Taco Day.

Photo Credit: Taco Cabana]]>
<![CDATA[Swim up to the Tastiest Shark in Marfa]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:09:10 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FOODSHARK.jpg
Sharks may lurk in the water, but this one prefers dry land! Food Shark supplies the sleepy town of Marfa with its own unique brand of Falafels, and Ali took a trip to see if she could swim with the...]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Rolls a Sushi Burrito at Jogasaki]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:06:22 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/JOGASAKI.jpg
When picking your burrito fixins, you probably wouldn't opt for raw fish. But when you line up for Jogasaki, get ready to pile on the soy sauce! Jogasaki Sushi Burrito 10601 Washington Blvd...]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Serves Treats to her Puppy Patrons at Fido]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:03:26 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FIDOTOGO.jpg
Food trucks aren't just for humans! Dogs need a truck as well, and Fido To Go serves up treats for our four-legged friends! With puppy treats as tasty as these, there might not be any left for the...]]>
<![CDATA[Ali Puts a New Spin on Pizza Delivery]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:00:39 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DELPOPOLO.jpg
Jon Darsky recently launched what could be the largest food truck in San Francisco. But size won't keep this truck from zipping around the city and providing patrons with some of the finest mobile food...]]>
<![CDATA[All Hail the King of Falafel]]> Sun, 30 Sep 2012 09:00:19 -0600 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/FALAFELKING.jpg
Looking for the best falafels in NYC? Head uptown to Astoria and bow before the King of Falafel & Shawarma, Faras "Freddie" Deida! King of Falafel & Shawarma 30th St & Broadway, Astoria, NY /...]]>