John Tesar is the chef/partner of Spoon Bar & Kitchen and Knife, both in Dallas. He is a two-time James Beard semifinalist for Best Chef, Southwest.
1. One thing you don’t know about me is that I’m adopted and have a different birth name—Thomas Kenyon.
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The weather in Dallas may be erratic and unpredictable, but take a deep breath because Summer is right around the corner and that means your next vacation is just a few details away!
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If you enjoy good cuisine, then Dallas will please you again and again with a variety of options. From Mediterranean, to Texas-style fusion, to steak for the hardcore meat-lovers, DFW has you covered.
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Easter Sunday may be one of the year’s biggest brunch days, along with Mother’s Day, but it’s getting to the point where every weekend morning/afternoon is brunch day in North Texas.
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Perhaps James Slater’s most obvious asset is his warmth. He greets his customers at Knife with a crescent moon smile, so bright it lights up the entire room. And even though we’ve just met, he welcomes me with a bear hug that instantly disarms. Next in line is his creativity. Manifestations of Slater’s brilliance are everywhere: in his crowd-pleasing Green Bloody Mary, and in the apple foam that marks the top of his mimosas. Imagination highlights everything he does. And when it comes to cocktails, Slater doesn’t mind getting deep.
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Nothing makes vegetable juice taste better than booze. Be it rye, mezcal, rum or pisco. And with this fine selection of carrot cocktails around the country, most of them made with actual carrot juice, drinkers can happily score their recommended daily vitamin requirements … probably.
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Everyone knows that even if gays didn’t invent brunch, they perfected it as a social event. But when Easter comes along, all bets are off: It’s a free-for-all.
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