— Austin chefs shared their dining recommendations for out-of-towners visiting for ACL. Among the usual suspects was one under-the-radar suggestion: Sichuan River, by Justine’s Casey Wilcox.
— Why, yes, The Simpsons is having a barbecue episode this Sunday, October 4, as pointed out by Daniel Vaughn. Any guesses on who Scotty Boom, the "super-chef from the Chew Network," is?
— Sorry, UT students: Taco Bell left campus.
— Actor Kumail Nanjiani has something to say about brunching in Austin:
Austin's slogan should be "Guns & Brunch."— Kumail Nanjiani (@kumailn) September 28, 2015
— A woman was charged with felony assault because she waved a knife around and said she would stab brother for eating her barbecue ribs.
— East Cesar Chavez neighbors are asking the city to hold off any future commercial approvals, including restaurants and bars, along the stretch of road.
— KUT spoke to Iliana de la Vega of El Naranjo and Janina O’Leary from LaV about being female in the restaurant industry.