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Last of the Summer Crabs at Benno’s

Benno’s on the Beach in Galveston On a recent Saturday afternoon I sat on the patio at Benno’s on the Beach in Galveston eating what seemed like bushels of whole blue crabs. I was with four of my most die-hard … Continue reading

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My Top 10 Food Photos of 2009

When it comes to food, you can eat it, cook it, write about it, obsess over it, talk about it, read about it, make friends over it, and, perhaps most memorably, take pictures of it. Conos Rellenos de Crema Mexican … Continue reading

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State of BBQ Crab – Beaumont/Nederland

The quest to find, eat at, and rate the BBQ crab joints of Southeast Texas has begun. View larger map I’ll dispense with the long and storied history of BBQ crab and just say that a comprehensive review of this … Continue reading

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Sartin’s gets a shout-out from the Dirty South

Errr, I mean the “New South” as defined by the provocatively titled Garden & Gun Magazine. When I got a tip about an interesting new Southern lifestyle magazine called Garden & Gun, I immediately envisioned big…haired women in American-flag bikinis … Continue reading

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