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Special Episode - The 2018 Fast Food Draft

6/14/2018
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In this week's special episode, in honor of the upcoming 2018 NBA Draft, the Taste Team picks their favorite fast food items to compete head to head in a drive thru-friendly, non-dessert high calorie showdown. Visit https://www.expressnews.com/food/ for the exciting conclusion.

Duration:00:20:32

BBQ-Loving Dads & Sons & Rest in Peace, Anthony Bourdain

6/13/2018
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Today we’ll talk about two pro BBQ dads who are passing on their love of the cue to their sons. We’ll also talk about the 5 sandwiches to eat right now, the 1-star dining review of Acu Bistro Bar near the Dominion, our cravings for spicy Sichuan peanuts, three summer cocktails with ginger beer and we get all ranty about calories on menus. Who needs that guilt trip?

Duration:00:36:36

Peaches, BBQ & Pooches on the Patio

6/5/2018
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Today we’ll talk about the Hill Country’s bumper crop of peaches this summer and what to do with all that fresh goodness. We’ll also talk about the 10 commercial sauces recommended by Chuck Blount and how to customize them. We’ll look at Mike’s sad country song of a review of Texas 46 BBQ in Spring Branch, taste Lick’s latest ice cream flavors, we’ll give you tips for how to add more acid to your cooking, how much we love the shakshuka a Moshe’s and we get all ranty about pooches on the...

Duration:00:34:42

The Food Men Go It Alone

5/30/2018
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The Taste Team (minus Emily Spicer, who's enjoying some well-deserved vacation time) talks sandwiches, the rise of Southern restaurants and new restaurant reviews, followed by "high octane" coffee testing and some ranty comments about bratty restaurant antics. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:28:24

Picnics, Alt-Burgers & Brats in Restaurants

5/23/2018
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Today the gang talks about how to have a better al fresco picnic this summer, and how to switch up your burger game with some alternative proteins. We’ll talk about the 1-star dining review of Bexar Pub, famous for the Folc burger, we’ll taste test some Twang’s salts for beer and more and we’ll talk about some surprisingly good barbecue from HEB, our love of Lebanese mountain bread, 4 ways to dress up your bubbly with just one ingredient and we get all ranty and rave-y about bratty a-hole...

Duration:00:38:44

Farmer's Markets & Long Brisket Cooking

5/15/2018
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The Taste Team has details on what's cropping up at local farmers' markets & what they consider to be the longest brisket cook they've ever heard of! That discussion, restaurant reviews & news, live gourmet cheese puff sampling, boozy ice cream, our weekly food rant & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:32:21

Celebrity Restaurant Smackdown

5/9/2018
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On San Antonio's last windy and rainy day of the season, the gang visited celebrity food outposts for both Paula Deen and “Cake Boss” Buddy Valastro. But there can only be one winner! That discussion, the gang's favorite recipes from their moms (Happy Mother's Day!), restaurant reviews & news, live ice cream sampling, our weekly food rant & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:35:43

Queso De Mayo

5/2/2018
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In honor of Cinco de Mayo, the gang goes through the city's best queso you can enjoy during the upcoming holiday. That discussion, ceviche recipes, the return of Pollos Asados Los Norteños, restaurant reviews & news, live prepackaged cocktail sampling & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:35:32

Fiesta Foods

4/25/2018
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It's Fiesta week! But did you know you can find San Antonio "puffy tacos" without standing in line while being hit with confetti? The gang goes through some of the top 10 locations as well as how to infuse more "saladish" veggies into your diet. Those discussions, restaurant reviews, live craft soda sampling & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:33:21

Herb Cooking & Turkey Legs

4/18/2018
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How can you take advantage of the spring bounty of herbs in your cooking, or cook Fiesta-style turkey legs at home? And what's the deal with meats on sticks in restaurants? Those discussions, restaurant reviews, live cookie tastings & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:33:06

BBQ & Nachos Tips For The Summer

4/11/2018
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The gang goes through mandatory BBQ tips & some fresh ideas for how to bring up your nacho game. Those discussions, restaurant reviews, live pili nut tasting & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:33:13

Puro San Antonio & The Search For Sangria

4/4/2018
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In honor of the anniversary of HemisFair '68, this week the gang goes through some of the city's most iconic & puro San Antonio dishes, followed by a sparkling seltzer sampling. Those discussions & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:30:18

Deviled Eggs, Lamb, Food Trucks & Year's 1st 3-Star Restaurant Review

3/28/2018
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The gang goes through different recipes to bring new flavor & value to deviled eggs, lamb suggestions to get Americans to eat more of the meat each year (cheaper than you think), the year's first 3-star restaurant review & a new food truck location. Those discussions, live kid-friendly organic milkshake sampling & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:32:22

Edible Flowers, How to Skip Restaurant Lines & Coca-Cola-Cooked Southern Ham

3/21/2018
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The gang breaks down the edible flower boom, the 'Nowait' app that allows you skip the line at restaurants, the proper ratios for 'Mad Men' Drinks, how delicious Southern ham is & if kale belongs on burgers. Those discussions, live cookie sampling, new restaurant reviews & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:30:27

Top 100 Dining & Drinks Guide

3/14/2018
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Who were the big winners this year, & should establishments list the price of their drinks in menus? Those discussions, live chicharrón sampling, new restaurant reviews & more on today's episode. Find additional info about all the topics the gang discusses at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:40:44

"Food Isn't About Place, It's About People"

3/7/2018
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The gang breaks down San Antonio's hidden sausage dynasty, colorful radishes, new restaurant reviews… & how "Brooklynites" are preaching about how great their BBQ is. Read more about all the topics discussed on today's episode at ExpressNews.com/food/.

Duration:00:30:04

Inaugural Episode!

2/28/2018
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In honor of the upcoming Oscars, Chuck Blount, Paul Stephen, Mike Sutter & Emily Spicer begin with a discussion of food movies, followed by local restaurant recommendations & some of their top recipes... concluding with a grievance-filled rant about San Antonio's margarita culture.

Duration:00:31:10