— To encourage blood donations, The Blood Center of Central Texas is hosting a private Franklin Barbecue dinner to
one 30 eligible donors (with plus-ones) until Friday, January 15.
Aaron Franklin Promotes National Blood Donor Month
Win a PRIVATE Dinner at Franklin Barbecue! January is National Blood Donor Month, and Aaron Franklin has a few things to say about that in the video below.Donate at any Donor Center between January 1 - January 15, and be automatically entered to win. 30 lucky donors will be chosen to bring a guest to dinner on Saturday, January 30. Good luck, meat eaters!...And thanks for your support, Aaron!Posted by The Blood and Tissue Center of Central Texas on Monday, January 4, 2016
— Texas Monthly barbecue editor Daniel Vaughn dug in deep with both Qui’s wagyu short ribs and Freedmen’s sausage (made with pink salt).
— Austin chefs shared their food trend predictions with Austin Way. If they're right, fermentation will become bigger. Bryce Gilmore thinks "people [will] realiz[e] the paleo diet is a joke," and Heidi Garbo sees food delivery service options growing.
— AM New York named Austin as a really romantic city because of that "I Love You So Much" mural, and intimate shows at the Continental Club or Elephant Room.
— Thrillist discovered Austin’s most instagrammed places, which include Banger's, Franklin Barbecue, Topgolf, and Stubb's.