Layne Lynch


Austin Chef Named Best New Pâtissier By Food and Wine Magazine

Jodi Elliott, of Foreign and Domestic in Austin, was recognized as the People’s Best New Pastry Chef.

"Food & Wine" Names Houston Chef One of the Country's Best

Underbelly’s chef Chris Shepherd was named one of the ten best new chefs in America. 

2013 James Beard Award Finalists Announced

Eight Texas chefs, restaurants, and writers are finalists for the prestigous awards.

Q&A: Jean-Philippe Gaston on Cove, Houston's Newest Raw Bar

Cove's chef de cuisine talks about the genesis of his newest concept, why Texas raw bars are so few and far between, and how he is utilizing unique ingredients like lionfish to bring new dishes to Houston.

Three of America's Best New Restaurants Are in Houston

Underbelly, Oxheart, and Uchi Houston all made two new lists of the best restaurants in America.

The Prodigal Beef Rib Returns

He’s back: John Mueller makes dramatic return to Central Texas barbecue scene with the John Mueller Meat Co. in East Austin.

The Breakfast Klub May Have the Best Wings & Waffles in America

The iconic Houston breakfast spot is a finalist in the Wings & Waffles Showdown featured on Steve Harvey’s show. 

Austin CultureMap Tastemaker Award Nominees Announced

CultureMap announces Austin nominees for annual Tastemaker Awards Austin