Austin Food and Wine Festival Recap Day 1

This has currently been the summer of the foodie and I am totally NOT complaining. A few weeks ago, I made the trek to Austin, Texas to partake in the Austin Food & Wine Festival.

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During the Houston layover, I got to have my favorite beer.

During the Houston layover, I got to have my favorite beer.

 

One bonus about traveling on this trip is that I had a layover in my second city of Houston. I got to go back to Pappadaeux for some gumbo and oysters. Amazing!!
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This is a new festival, only on it’s second year. I was excited to try it out, but also kinda wary due to the not-so-nice reviews I read about the first year mishaps. I applied for a media pass but was denied :(. Even this that… I still attended the festival on my own dime and enjoyed myself.

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The first day of the conference began on a Saturday.

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Atlanta Food & Wine Festival

Guess what!!?? I’m attending the Atlanta Food and Wine Festival in two weeks. I am super thrilled and excited to have been granted the opportunity to cover the event for Country Chic Chronicles and Nashville.

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I have so much that I need to plan prior to this trip

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Austin Here I Come!

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It is finally here…. The weekend of the Austin Food and Wine Festival. I leave after work and can’t wait to feel Texas heat again.

Here’s hoping to a great weekend with zero stress and great wine and food.

–Country Chic Chronicles