Lots of movement in the Austin blogging world this week as we shook off the brutal dormancy induced by those sub 40 degree temperatures that had everybody hunkered down on their sofas devouring Jeno’s Pizza Rolls and crying themselves to sleep. Texas wild woman Blog Mad Betty broke down the doors at Odd Duck, the brand new brick and mortar from Bryce Gilmore, and demanded to be fed http://madbetty.com/odd-duck/
Definitive Country Ham buying guide http://chowpapi.com/wordpress/wordpress-2.8.6/wordpress/definitive-kentucky-country-ham-buying-guide/
It’s time for lists, long, exhausting lists from every blogger in the world. Hungry Girl Austin has one http://hungrygirlaustin.com/post/70225278357/best-things-i-ate-this-year (she likes Qui)
Boots In The Oven; anybody remember them? They’re back. http://www.bootsintheoven.com/boots_in_the_oven/2013/12/salty-sow-austin-tx.html Salty Sow review.
Gumbo’s is still open? Wonders never cease. We were regulars at the tiny storefront on North Mopac before the collapse of the empire. Happy hour review of food and drink from Way Out West Austin http://wayoutwestaustin.com/gumbos-happy-hour/comment-page-1/#comment-15757
Texas Chili Parlor http://www.slonerangerblog.com/2013/12/a-frito-pie-at-texas-chili-parlor.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
last weeks: The Best Austin Texas Food Blogs: Whole Foods, Jack Allen’s, Bourbon Barrel Ale, In-N-Out, Via 313 http://www.scrumptiouschef.com/food/2013/12/9/The-Best-Austin-Texas-Food-Blogs-Whole-Foods-Jack-Allens-Bourbon-Barrel-Ale-InNOut-Via-313