Category Archives: Texana


The Statesman published a list of the best new restaurants in Texas, as did Texas Monthly. Of course, Uchiko was at the top of both lists. It even made it into GQ’s list of the best new restaurants in America.

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Handmade Nation Was Unwatchable

Nora Ephron, a journalist before she was a filmmaker, once began a profile of New York Post Publisher Dorothy Schiff with this immortal line: “I feel bad about what I’m going to do here.” After sitting through Handmade Nation today … Continue reading

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Welcome to Texas

People who have never visited Austin often don’t realize that it is a pretty progressive city, a blue dot in an otherwise deeply red state. And for those of us who live here, you can often go days at a … Continue reading

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