Food

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Pizza sounds good dough: Campisi’s coming to Hughes-Trigg this January

December 4, 2014 at 9:00 pm 0 comments

Campisi’s Restaurant will be replacing Pizza Hut in Hughes-Trigg Student Center in early January. The popular Dallas Italian restaurant features beloved pizza and pasta dishes. Student response to the switch has been overwhelmingly positive. “It’s nice that SMU is adding dining options, especially from a hidden Dallas gem. I think […]

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Soup to warm your heart and soul

Soup to warm your heart and soul

November 30, 2014 at 3:40 pm 0 comments

It all happened so suddenly. Winter is here. Snow has fallen and now who wants to drink cold green juices to stay healthy and get their veggies in? All you may want to eat this winter are mashed potatoes and clam chowder, but there are some delicious soups that will […]

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Finding value in a pricey on-campus dining plan

November 21, 2014 at 11:58 am 0 comments

College is often described as a time of newfound freedom, but with freedom comes responsibility. One of the most self-taught lessons in college is personal financing, but a recent Gallup poll shows that more than two-thirds of Americans do not even create budgets. SMU students pay 79.7 percent more per […]

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The Wild Detectives spices up

November 13, 2014 at 10:04 pm 0 comments

Photographs of men with curious mustaches hang from the brick walls. A girl in a polka-dot dress crouches on a window seat feverishly writing poems, while a blue-haired man nibbles on a pesto panini. Books in Spanish lay on a bright red table near a heavy oak door. There is […]

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A college student’s guide to groceries

November 13, 2014 at 10:00 pm 0 comments

Produce: Every SMU student knows Central Market has every fresh fruit or veggie under the sun, from sweet limes (a must-try) to starfruit. But unless you want to pay $2 an apple, head over to Aldi. A bit further away, Aldi is worth the drive down Greenville for its dirt […]

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Best Pinterest recipes in 100 words or less

October 19, 2014 at 5:19 pm 0 comments

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Waffles with Chocolate Whipped Cream Cookie dough is great, that’s already been established. But nothing is better than slightly gooey, slightly cooked dough nestled in a waffle and topped with cool thick chocolate cream. Try it to believe it. This breakfast is unreal, if you can […]

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Say ‘hola’ to good food

October 2, 2014 at 9:59 pm 0 comments

As a Californian, I couldn’t help but be confused by Tex-Mex. Gone were the bean and cheese burritos from corner shops, the spice and tang of real carne asada and the refried beans topped with crumbly cotija cheese. But I soon learned to love queso, and now I embrace both […]

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Greenville’s Steel City Pops are a sweet end to summer

Greenville’s Steel City Pops are a sweet end to summer

September 25, 2014 at 9:26 pm 0 comments

Just across from the Greenville Trader Joe’s is Steel City Pops, Dallas’s latest chic dessert stop. True to its name, the shop is housed in a metallic space right off the sidewalk. Although it’s small, it’s accessible by foot from any restaurant or bar nearby. Inside, a mural of Dallas […]

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Banh Shop opens on SMU Blvd

Banh Shop opens on SMU Blvd

September 25, 2014 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

by Maria Padgett Valladares

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The Great Texas Food Truck Rally

September 18, 2014 at 10:52 pm 0 comments

The Great Texas Food Truck Rally is rolling in this Sunday from noon to 8 pm. The rally will feature live music, Dallas’s best food a beer garden and more. Located in Reverchon Park on Maple Avenue, the venue will run along Turtle Creek with shade from big trees to […]

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