Tag: Cooking

7 Must-Try Coffee Shops in Lubbock

Whether it’s the house brew, a Cuban or an iced Chai Latte, Visit Lubbock has a list of coffee shops to satisfy your caffeine craving. Check out our roundup of the kings of caffeine in the 806 and enjoy some sweet and savory dishes with your beverage of choice. Monomyth Coffee The newest addition to

Cocina de La Sirena

Lubbock’s culinary scene is starting to make waves, and if you catch wind of this siren’s savory song, you may not be able to escape. Daughter of Lubbock restaurateur, Cat Traxler, Chef Jessica Fultz opened Cocina de La Sirena (Kitchen of The Siren or Mermaid), in 2016 after earning her culinary degree in San Francisco and gaining

Don’t Miss: 5th Annual Wines & Vines Festival

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Next month’s 5th Annual Wines & Vines Festival at McPherson Cellars is a must-do! Wines & Vines is a unique event focused on giving back to the community by bringing several of the best wineries from all over Texas to Lubbock and donating all the entrance fee proceeds to Lubbock’s Meals on Wheels. Attendees will enjoy

Lubbock’s Best Sweet Treats

We all love dessert, and I have to admit that it’s too hard for me to choose just one. Thank goodness there’s plenty of spots to hit my sweet tooth cravings in Lubbock. Here’s a roundup of four of our favorite desserts in Lubbock (in no particular order)! 1. Choc’Late Mousse Pie Bar If you’re looking for

2014 Wines & Vines Festival

If you love wine, food and live music, look no further than the 3rd Annual Wines & Vines Festival on November 8 – 9. As the weather starts to cool off, enjoy the atmosphere at McPherson Cellars (1615 Texas Ave.) for this fun event. You won’t want to miss out on the great wine and the

Foodie Favorites from A to Z – Orlando’s Italian Restaurant

Us Texans are notorious for creating our own words. For example: “Fixin’ to” has little to do with fixing anything and more to do with explaining what you are about to do. Or having a “hissy fit,” while never truly defined is a state of extreme agitation and something you most certainly want to avoid

Win BIG with the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration

Hey y’all! It’s that time of year again. Fall in Lubbock means cooler weather, Texas Tech football and, most importantly, the National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration. If you want to get in on the celebration, we are going to give you a chance to win a two-night stay at the MCM Eleganté Hotel, which is

Destination Spotlight – The Range

Summer nights in the “Hub City” are famous for clear skies and exceptional temperatures. One thing I’ll be sure to do this year, as I have the past few summers, is enjoy evenings out at The Range. This laid-back environment is the perfect spot to bring the family or a group of friends for a

Day 3’s “Hub City Hot Spot” is…

Triple J Chophouse & Brew Co. In celebration of National Travel and Tourism Week (May 3-11), the Visit Lubbock Team surveyed thousands of past visitors to Lubbock by asking them to share their favorite places to visit, eat and see. Based on those responses, we determined the top nine locations that past visitors feel everyone

Ranch Day Quick Facts

One of the National Ranching Heritage Center’s (NRHC) biggest events is on its way. The 44th annual Ranch Day is Saturday, April 26. Head out to the NRHC (3121 4th St.) for this fun-filled celebration. Here’s a snapshot of what to expect (see our photos below): Ranch Day activities include washing clothes on a washboard,