An Artful Hand

Parting is Such Sweet Marrow

The Year in Restaurants

Get It While It’s Chili

Do you Even Tortaco, Bro?

Blotch Jumbo

Chow, Baby

Chow, Baby

Wailing Wall

Praying before the Wall seemed an appropriate first step in preparing for Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement (this year beginning at sunset...

Unnatural Appetites

Did you know there are 2,847,632 restaurants in Tarrant County? Chow, Baby completely made that number up (obviously), but that's what it seems like...

Chasing the Cool Stuff

Boy, what an astoundingly terrible two days Chow, Baby had, the kind of days that make optimists look forward to the rest of their...

Remote Locations

This is a plea to a certain television network to stop running all those "Do You Have the Travel Bug?" commercials. Having seen the...

The Latest, the Greatest

Like most people, Chow, Baby is vulnerable to the recency effect, a cognitive-recall bias that over-credits the new, as in "Wow, this meal I'm...

You Snooze, They Lose

Chow, Baby has lived on Fort Worth's East Side for seven happy years now, but only the other day did it realize: What a...

Prisoner of Love

In tribute to the writer Donald E. Westlake, who died late last year, Chow, Baby is re-reading all 100-plus of his pulp, crime, and...

The Potato Dumpling Gang

Admittedly, Chow, Baby was bursting with crankiness way before it arrived at Greenwood's German Restaurant (3522 Bluebonnet Circle). But that's no excuse for the...

Goodwill Hunting

Chow, Baby got a press release the other day from Goodwill's public relations department announcing the opening of its newest superstore (2100 Altamesa Blvd....

Noooo Reservations

You don't generally think of Fort Worth as a city focused on immediate gratification, a place like New York or New Orleans where your...