— Zagat names their 30 Under 30 list of food and beverage personalities defining the Austin scene right now. The compilation ranges from pastry chefs to beverage directors to chocolatiers.
— Shake Shack Domain opened a mere two days ago and folks are already taking to Yelp to complain. "The group was not impressed after we all had a bite," says one customer of the cheese fries. "The burger buns were cold," writes another. Though, the guy who got free swag was pretty pumped and gave the burger chain five stars.
— Classy restaurant LaV hits U.S. Wine Enthusiast’s 2015 list of America’s 100 Best Wine Restaurants. No surprise there, as LaV's advanced sommelier once called the establishment's wine list "miles longer" than others seen in Austin.