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Tasty Tidings

Cooks from around the state share the stories and recipes of their favorite holiday dishes, from tamales and salsa to beef tenderloin and buttermilk pie. The result is a menu that’s both down-home and gourmet—and, of course, steeped in tradition and prepared with love.

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Holiday Comfort Food Recipes

The 10 spectacular cooks featured in our coverage of Texas holiday meal traditions also shared the secrets of their favorite dishes. Find inspiration in recipes ranging from Lou Lambert’s grilled beef tenderloin to Larry Delgado’s tamale tips and Ross Coleman’s black-eyed peas.

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Stitching Through Time

Quilting isn’t a hobby lost to history—it’s an active and booming craft with Texas as its beating heart. Clubs, museums, and artists keep quilting alive and well, and build communities around it—one block at a time.

Also this month:

Austin Steam Train’s North Pole Flyer; Houston’s one-stop Christmas shop; lodging near wineries in Coleman and Muenster; celebrating the season at Texas state parks; the food hall trend arrives in Houston; natural wines and more at Waco’s Wine Shoppe; Le Petite Gourmet Shoppe in La Grange; hot cocoa, Santa Claus, and dolphins at SeaWorld San Antonio; the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts; the Daytripper explores Laredo’s blended culture; and the metropolitan mole of Houston chef Hugo Ortega.

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Published monthly by the Texas Department of Transportation’s Travel Information Division, Texas Highways, the official travel magazine of Texas, encourages travel to and within the Lone Star State and tells the Texas story to readers around the world.


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