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."

Austin360 Taste Test: Can vegan cookie dough compare to the real thing?

8:15 am Dec. 17, 2014

In this week’s Austin360 Taste Test video, cookie dough lover Courtney Sebesta, who runs our websites, and I tried Celeste’s Best Cookie Dough, a shelf-stable vegan chocolate chip cookie dough that you can eat raw because it doesn’t have any eggs (or butter, for that matter).

UPDATE: I found out this morning that the dough *is* supposed to be refrigerated but that you are supposed to let it come

Recipe of the week: Baked Beet Chips

11:57 am Dec. 15, 2014

Was 2014 the year you tried kale chips?

I’m not a big fan of the commercially prepared kale chips, but homemade crisps made from leafy greens aren’t the worst way to work through the bounty of

Austin360 Taste Test: Candy cane tea, cookies

10:54 am Dec. 10, 2014

Celestial Seasonings helped boost the popularity of tea in the U.S. more than just about any other company, except perhaps Tazo, but have they gone too far with holiday-inspired sugar cookie and candy cane teas? We try them, along with H-E-B’s candy cane cookies and an organic, corn syrup-free candy can from TruJoy, in this week’s Austin360 Taste Test video series.

To watch the rest of the taste test series, go

Countryside brings back popular holiday charcuterie box

1:45 pm Dec. 9, 2014

Not sure what to bring to your next Christmas party?

Every December, Countryside Farm assembles a holiday charcuterie box with various cured meats and accoutrements. This year’s gift box ($55) features some of owner Sebastien Bonneu’s