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."

Sunset Valley farmers market closed due to weather

8:42 am Feb. 28, 2015

The vendors at the Sustainable Food Center Farmers’ Market Sunset Valley will merge with the SFC market downtown today because of the inclement weather.

The downtown market will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with vendors from both locations, according to market manager Suzanne Santos.

The other Saturday markets appear to be open and operating as usual.

Austin360 Taste Test: How does soybean spread compare to peanut butter?

4:37 pm Feb. 25, 2015

WOWButter is a new soybean spread that its makers claim tastes “just like peanut butter.”

Well, does it?

Ahora Si reporter (and mom of two) Anjanette Gautier and I tried this new product, which is available at Wal-Mart, for this week’s Austin360 Taste Test. We filmed this video last week, ahead of what could be a landmark study that suggests that feeding children peanuts at a young age can actually

A tour through Austin Lamb Jam via #Austin360Eats

12:53 pm Feb. 23, 2015

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of judging the first Austin Lamb Jam, an event at the Barr Mansion hosted by the American Lamb Board to remind us just how much there is to love about lamb.

Sixteen restaurants, including The Bonneville, Peche, Proof & Pantry Jacoby’s, Buenos Aires Café and Salty Sow, competed with lamb dishes ranging from pho to tacos.

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Richard Linklater spoofs ‘Boyhood’ in new video for PETA

12:21 pm Feb. 19, 2015

Spoofing his acclaimed movie “Boyhood” ahead of the Oscars on Sunday, Richard Linklater teamed up with PETA this week to release a short little video about the director’s choice to become (and stay) a vegetarian.

The concept is pretty cute: Pretend that he’s checking in with PETA every five years since 1985 to see how things are going in his animal-free eating.

The joke at the end about how he’s hardly aged

WATCH: ‘Meat and potatoes’ sportswriter taste tests organic juices

4:52 pm Feb. 18, 2015

Everybody is juicing, it seems.

Well, everybody except sports writer Brian Davis, who was gracious enough to help me try H-E-B’s new line of organic juices last week.

I found out about the juices through social media just a few weeks ago when local cookbook author Monica Holland (@monica_h30 on Instagram) posted a photo of an apple, lettuce and gherkin juice. Gherkin and lettuce juice? Too good to