Relishing food is about taking time to enjoy what has become the often hurried and mundane task of nourishing our bodies. Relish Austin is Addie's search for things that make her go "mmmm."
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Austin360Eats: Tater Wurst at Wurstfest from @nicoishungry

9:24 am Nov. 21, 2014

Wurstfest, New Braunfels’ annual 10-day celebration of sausage, ended last weekend, but not before Austinite @nicoishungry got to try one of these crazy creations called a Tater Wurst.

New to the festival this year, it’s a thin sausage used as a skewer for thinly sliced potatoes, and the whole thing is fried to cook the potatoes into “mighty spicy” crispy chips, Nico reported on Instagram.

We’d love to see

Austin360 Taste Test: Frozen pupusas from Tres Latin Foods

2:48 pm Nov. 19, 2014

Can frozen pupusas pass muster with a native Salvadoran? For this week’s Austin360 Taste Test, I asked Ahora Si reporter Marlon Sorto to help me try a new line of frozen pupusas from a Colorado-based company called Tres Latin Foods.

The company sells four flavors of the traditional stuffed corn tortillas at Whole Foods Markets, Central Market, Natural Grocers and Wheatsville Co-op.

Correction: An earlier version of this story misspelled Marlon Sorto’s

Food invention show casting in Austin

9:48 am Nov. 13, 2014

Have a food invention you’re trying to get off the ground? The producers behind “Extreme Weight Loss” on ABC are casting in Austin on Dec 3 and 4 for a new show about entrepreneurs who have created food-related inventions, from kitchen utensils and equipment to tools that might be used to harvest or grow food. (They also mentioned “a new kind of cake” on the website, but didn’t specify if

Austin360 Taste Test: Peanut Hottie, a hot peanut butter drink

2:09 pm Nov. 12, 2014

For this week’s Austin360 Taste Test, digital media specialist Tony Atkins and I both love peanut butter, so we were excited to try a new hot cocoa-inspired product called Peanut Hottie.

It’s a powdered mix, available at WalMart, that you stir into hot water, but is it as comforting and irresistible as hot cocoa? Watch the video to find out.

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