Category: Buzzing About Food

This section has restaurants, recipes and other posts relating to food. Mineola has many great eating establishments.

Jalapeno Tree Restaurant Coming to Mineola

Originally posted on July 18, 2012 @ 9:42 pmIt was announced today that Jalapeno Tree is opening a restaurant in Mineola. Paul Bambrey, CEO of Jalapeno Tree Holdings, LLC made it official today. Jalapeno Tree operates restaurants throughout East Texas.…

Dishing with The Luscious Crumb

Cupcakes with "This means war!"

Originally posted on June 21, 2013 @ 6:25 am I got a chance to sit down with Dawn Trammell from The Luscious Crumb Thursday afternoon. Apparently, cupcakes are war? Or something? I’ve heard “Cupcake Wars” and “Luscious Crumb” being bantered…

Popcorn & Pickles?

I was recently at a party at a friend’s house when they made some microwave butter popcorn and ate it with dill pickles. You grab a handful of popcorn, toss a pickle slice on it and eat it up. It…

Quitman Goes Wet? Is it True?

According to this sign at Papadale’s in Quitman, the city has apparently granted, or is in process of granting them a license to sell alcohol.  This photo, taken from my phone (hence the not so good quality) says “Hiring Bartender”.…