12 Must-See Open Houses This Weekend

If you’re in the market for a home in North Texas, you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy your weekend with Ebby Halliday Realtors at these exceptional properties.



3513 Potomac Avenue | Highland Park | $1,799,000


10 Sarah Nash Court | Dallas | $1,699,000


8124 Castlebridge | The Colony | $1,295,000


3709 Sunrise Ranch Road | Southlake | $949,500


610 Oak Grove Lane | Coppell | $800,000


1425 Waltham Drive | Southlake | $715,000


210 Boisenberry Drive | Garland | $699,900


4411 Highlander Drive | Far North Dallas | $649,900


3721 Spicewood Drive | Prosper | $649,000


2405 Grant Court | Heath | $575,000


5334 Bowser Avenue | Oak Lawn | $574,993


908 Haines Avenue | Bishop Arts District | $525,000


To view all the wonderful homes open this weekend and discover dates and times, visit EbbyOpenHouses.com.


Ebby’s Home for the Holidays: Dude, Sweet Chocolate

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The colder weather makes us crave a warm, delicious mug of hot chocolate. And what better place to find the perfect chocolate beverage than Dude, Sweet Chocolate? We headed over to the original location in Dallas’ Bishop Arts District to spend the day with Chef Katherine Clapner, the visionary, co-founder and co-owner of the concept to get a behind-the-scenes look at what makes their drinking chocolate so rich, balanced and well … chocolatey.
Stop into the Dude, Sweet Chocolate location nearest you to taste a mug for yourself, and while you’re at it, pick up some gifts for family and friends. Watch the video below to get a closer look at this uniquely North Texas chocolate store, and see what makes a trip to Dude, Sweet Chocolate a quintessential holiday activity.


Fresh Listing Friday: Eclectic Find

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Happy Friday! This week’s Fresh Listing Friday takes us to Dallas’ Stevens Park neighborhood – one of the most picturesque neighborhoods in Oak Cliff. The contemporary-style residence at 2007 Timbergrove Circle provides exceptional natural light that highlights its eclectic and unique design.


Need-to-know details:

• Contemporary-style home, priced at $689,900
• 3,021 square feet: 3 bedrooms and 3 baths
• Hardwood flooring, decorative lighting, stainless-steel appliances, abundance of natural light
• Loft-like space, backyard oasis, fire pit


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Living Area


Dining Area

Master Suite

Loft Space

Rear Exterior


To view this listing, contact Susan Terrill at 214-493-1818 or SusanTerrill@Ebby.com.

Ebby’s Home for the Holidays: Emporium Pies

Fall weather is usually a welcome change after the dog days of summer. But, that first drop in temperature is also a subtle reminder that it’s time to start thinking about preparation. While it would be nice to have the perfectly planned holiday – ideal gifts for party hosts, stunning holiday décor and indulgent homemade creations – who has the time? So, we’ve rounded up some of Dallas’ best businesses to offer tips, tricks and suggestions on how to prepare for that perfect holiday season.


This week, Jacob Metcalf of Emporium Pies discusses the many fine pies available at this specialty pie shop in the heart of the Bishop Arts District. Don’t worry, we won’t tell your family you didn’t bake the pie.



For more information on Emporium Pies, visit EmporiumPies.com.

This Week in Food & Beverage News





This Week in Food & Beverage NewsThe Celebrity Chef Dinner Series, benefiting EAT (RED) DRINK (RED) SAVE LIVES, continues with a remarkable list of renowned chefs this week. Other events featured in this week’s Food & Beverage News include dinners, an ice cream social, a kid’s cooking class and more!




Tuesday, June 2

Morgan Murphy Meet-and-Greet: In celebration of his newly released book On the Road Again, food critic Morgan Murphy will be taking a seat at Sissy’s Southern Kitchen for an evening of chatter, cocktails and small bites. For $75, indulge in some of Morgan’s favorite Sissy’s specialties, including kolaches from Village Baking Co. Plus, take home a signed copy of his book. 5-7 p.m. Purchase tickets here.


Celebrity Chef Dinner Series: During this series, Chef John Tesar collaborates with renowned chefs from around the country to cook five consecutive fundraising dinners, benefiting EAT (RED) DRINK (RED) SAVE LIVES. Tuesday’s dinner at Knife Dallas features Chef Alex Stratta, who has made appearances on “Iron Chef America” and “Top Chef Masters.” Dinner kicks off at 7 p.m. For tickets and reservations, click here. To view the remaining chefs performing Wednesday – Thursday, click here.


Wednesday, June 3

Goats and Grapes Dinner: Duchman Family Winery in Driftwood and Windy Hill Farm in Comanche are pairing up for a five-course dinner at CBD Provisions. The dinner will feature artisan wine, meats, cheeses, and a style of goat in every dish. $65/person. Dinner begins at 7 p.m. Call 214-261-4500 for reservations.


Sommelier for a Day: III Forks in Dallas is offering a Sommelier for a Day opportunity the first Wednesday of each month. This opportunity allows guests to help select feature wines for the coming month. In addition, guests will sample six wines, paired with specialty hors d’oeuvres created by Executive Chef Chris Vogeli. 5-7 p.m. For reservations, click here.


Thursday, June 4

Evening in the Shed: Occurring every Thursday evening in the month of June, Dallas Farmer’s Market will host an Evening in the Shed. Guests will get to shop the market for everything local, including arts and crafts, fresh produce and artisan food. Beer, wine and live music will also be in attendance. Visit the calendar to get the scoop on who’s performing every Thursday. 4-9 p.m


Pups on the Patio: Lone Star Rescue will be hosting a benefit at Cane Rosso in Fairview, featuring raffles, pizza specials and more. All proceeds will benefit Lone Star Rescue. 6-9 p.m.


Friday, June 5

Picnic on the Patio: Kick off summer with a “Picnic” on the Patio at Grace in Fort Worth. The menu features a selection of picnic-style bites, such as ribs, potato salad, corn and more! $95/person. The picnic begins at 6:30 p.m. For reservations, call 817-877-3388.


Saturday, June 6

Kid’s Cooking Class: Maggiano’s Little Italy at NorthPark is hosting a cooking class for kids! Participants will have the chance to create some of Maggiano’s favorite dishes to take home. All funds will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. $30/child; parents are free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Purchase tickets here.


Ice Cream Social: Dallas Farmer’s Market plays host to the 9th annual Mama Ida’s Ice Cream Social. Local vendors will provide condiments for Dallas County Youth Village culinary students to conjure up a variety of ice cream, gelato and sorbet creations. Purchase a tasting spoon for $5 and sample the sweet stuff, then vote for your favorite! 11 a.m.-1 p.m.




Dallas’ Off-Site Kitchen is closing its original location this week. The beloved burger joint near the Design District is relocating to Trinity Groves, close to the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge. The last day to grab your favorite burger before the one-week pause is this Saturday, June 6. The new location is slated to open June 16.


Jefferson Tower in Oak Cliff now houses Carnival Barker’s Ice Cream Factory, a small company that will serve several rotating flavors of ice cream and a variety of ice cream sandwiches 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Texas Tapas, a brand new tapas restaurant, is now open in Deep Ellum. The menu features American-style share plates with a Texas twist, including chicken and waffles and fried ribeye with gravy and eggs.



Photo courtesy of EAT (RED) DRINK (RED) SAVE LIVES