Here, food is more than a meal. It's our culture, our way of life. Across the state you’ll find award-winning BBQ, the original Tex-Mex, truly astounding seafood and the best chili to ever grace a bowl. From five-star restaurants and renowned chefs to undiscovered food joints manned by tomorrow's culinary superstars, there is a flavor for every palate. So grab a fork and your taste for adventure and "come 'n get it."


Yes sir! Yes ma’am! We do up some mighty fine BBQ here in Texas. Chopped or sliced. Beef or...well, not beef. We slow cook some of the sauciest, savoriest barbeque the world has ever dreamed of. Even if you don’t remember the Alamo, you will surely remember licking your fingers clean in Texas.


If you haven’t tried the unique combination we call Tex-Mex, you’re missing out, amigo! It’s the absolute best of Mexican cuisine with some Texas flair. When it comes to spice, you can get it a little bit country or a little bit rock n’ roll. Just ask your waiters for guidance. And more salsa, please!


You might not have guessed that Texas is one of the biggest and best wine-producing states around. Our unique climate provides ideal growing conditions for a variety of wines, and we’ve been cultivating vines here for centuries. Check out dozens of scenic, and seriously palatable, wine trails, tours and tastings.

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