May 1993

Features

Act II

Apr 30, 1993 By Emily Yoffe

After years of being alternately judged a great playwright and a great disappointment, Edward Albee has found his footing in Houston, where he teaches, socializes, and gets star treatment.

See No Evil

Apr 30, 1993 By Skip Hollandsworth

Dallas police say Charles Albright is the coldest, most depraved killer of women in the city’s history. To me, he seems like a perfect gentleman. Maybe too perfect.

Web

Whiskey Sauce

Apr 30, 1993 By Texas Monthly

4 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/3 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 tablespoon very hot water 1/4 cup heavy cream 1/4 cup rye whiskey Melt butter in double boiler over simmering water. In small bowl, whisk together sugar and egg, then stir into melted butter. Add hot…

Black-Bottom Pecan Pie

Jan 20, 2013 By Texas Monthly

Piecrust 1 1/2 cups flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup vegetable shortening 3 to 4 tablespoons cold water In mixing bowl, combine flour and salt. Mix in shortening with fingertips until mixture resembles coarse cornmeal. Sprinkle water over mixture one tablespoon at a time, stirring with fork.

Columns

Buyer, Beware

Apr 30, 1993 By Robert Barnstone

The Texas real estate market is healthier than it has been in years, but watch out: The patient could suffer a relaps anytime.

Linksmanship

Apr 30, 1993 By Turk Pipkin

Far away from the crowded urban courses, there’s an older, saner game. Welcome to the pleasures of nine-hole golf and sand greens.

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