Archive for September, 2011

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria in West Village

Posted by    |    September 26th, 2011 at 3:46 pm

Photo courtesy of Dallas Observer

With an intimate atmosphere and an authentic New York feel, Grimaldi’s Pizzeria in West Village was the perfect place for the YouPlusDallas crew to celebrate our recent Dallas Observer ‘Best Of’ Awards. The menu features your typical pizzeria fare, but these pies are set apart by the water used to make the dough. Each Grimaldi’s location has a New York water pump that has the same mineral makeup as the water found in the Big Apple. This special ingredient gives the taste of authentic New York pizza.

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Oktoberfest – The Best of the Würst!

Posted by    |    September 19th, 2011 at 2:57 pm

 

SPECIAL NOTE:  While most of our content is local, Oktoberfest transcends geographic boundaries.  Featured writer Greg Holman outdoes himself combining a worldwide event, beer and well…. Read on!
Well, the weather is finally cooling down and October is upon us. Buckets full of candy for the kids in costume, and buckets full of beer for the adults in costume. That means that it’s Halloween time here in the U.S., but in Germany, they’re holding the biggest party in the world, Oktoberfest! (more…)

Absinthe Makes the Mind Go Wander!

Posted by    |    September 6th, 2011 at 4:39 pm

The green goddess aka absinthe strikes us with notes of dark, sultry lustfullness. It conjurs up imagery of smokey turn-of-the-century French cafe’s, filled with artists and poets, sipping on opalescent green liquid while drifiting in and out of lucidness. Absinthe has seen a recent rise in popularity and Dallas isn’t missing out on the trend.