Ben

8 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Following | @Ben29cf | Keep up with Ben on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ben”

Austin's 14 Hottest New Brunches, March 2018

<b>Brunch</b> is the cure-all for weekend hunger and hangovers with the right combination of breakfast, lunch, and lots of drinks. It's when it is acceptable to arm yourself with cocktails and coffee, while you hunker down with pancakes, burgers, and so many eggs. The Eater Austin <b>brunch heatmap</b> is your …

Where to eat right now

Legions of local restaurants serve weekend brunch menus, but far fewer offer breakfast service during the work week. For many, the very idea of …

Bryce Gilmore Advises You to Use Blood Instead of Eggs

Austin chef Bryce Gilmore’s solution to the egg shortage crisis is to use blood, as he wrote in Vice Munchies this week. Cooking with blood works well with his cooking approach of not letting any part of an animal go to waste. His preferred type is duck because it's accessible. Blood isn’t a …

History of Smoked Meats; Qui on Tacos; Best Cities for Barbecue

<i>ZOMG BBQ</i> — <i>Southern Living</i>'s barbecue editor went over the history of barbecue to First We Feast, complete with an illustration of Aaron Franklin. "Austin-style Texas barbecue is a hot thing to do," Moss said, citing Franklin’s James Beard Award win this year. [First We Feast]<p><i>QUI NOTES</i> —Paul Qui …

28 Excellent Coffee Shops in Austin, Spring 2018

<b>Coffee</b> is the fundamental fuel that Austinites run on. It's necessary for work, study, and play. Plus, cafes offer the perfect places to procrastinate, putter around, and people-watch with caffeine and great food in hand.<p>In Austin, this means obsessive cafes like local roasters <b>Cuvee Coffee</b>'s shop …

Kerlin BBQ Named Best Barbecue in the Country

East Austin barbecue trailer and kolache masters Kerlin BBQ was named the best in the country in Johnny Fugitt's new book <i>The 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants in America</i>, according to Man Up Texas BBQ. The Missouri-born writer visited 365 restaurants in every state minus Hawaii and Alaska for a year. …

Where to eat right now

Enlarge<br>Slideshow<p>Austin's steady growth over the past five years has brought dramatic change in Central Austin: from skyscrapers to hotels, the signs …

Austin’s 18 Most Underrated Restaurants, 2017

Everyone knows about the very best of Austin’s first-rate places to eat, from Franklin Barbecue to Uchi. Then there are those favorite neighborhood haunts and consistently reliable joints that rarely get the spotlight that deserve just as much attention.<p>Here is Eater’s updated guide to the city’s</b> …