Beer pros share their advice on the best way to approach a beer fest.
'Festival' on Serious Eats
The third annual Austin Food and Wine Festival came to a close yesterday. Kicking off on Friday night with a "Taste of Texas" event showcasing restaurants from around the state, it was an educational but sometimes wild weekend of epic eating and drinking. Between chef demos, dishes from restaurants and comapnies around the country were available for tasting, and various chefs kept the fire pits smoking all weekend.
It's interesting to see how the Outside Lands hype has evolved over these past six years. From a straight-up music festival—the first given the green light to play in Golden Gate Park after dark—Outside Lands has easily become one of the country's best food festivals.
This three-day celebration in the capital of Michoacán, Mexico covers all things ingestible, from lypholized avocado to every mescal under the sun. Here are our 14 best bites from the festival.