Arctic Ape Wild Desserts

I mentioned in my last post that Zach and I love ice cream and frozen yogurt.  It is, by far, our favorite dessert.  We have tried many different places in San Antonio and while traveling.  Our newest favorite in San Antonio is a self-service dessert store, Arctic Ape Wild Desserts on Walzem Road.  They have […]

Behind the Savor is Back

Hello Friends! I know you haven’t seen a post from Behind the Savor in quite some time. After I finished my graduate program, I took a break from writing to determine what I wanted to do with my graduate degree, start teaching which did not work out as expected (long story for another post), start a new job and […]

OrderUp for Steph! [VIDEO]

Have you ever wanted a burger that was fast, but didn’t taste like fast food?  Well, I know a place where you can get that burger…and some fries, a cookie and maybe even a beer.  OrderUp! My friend Margaret introduced me to OrderUp while I was in college, I would guess around eight years ago.  […]

Episode 2 – Blanco BBQ [VIDEO]

When I first decided that I actually needed to interview people at local restaurants, I came up with a list of a few restaurants that I knew had fun atmospheres and good food.  Blanco BBQ was on my initial list and they were the first restaurant to respond to my emails regarding my project. I […]

OH MY PORKCHOP…the delightful meals during Culinaria San Antonio Restaurant Week, Winter Edition

Get ready for a long post people.  The end of January marked the time for the first ever winter edition of Culinaria San Antonio Restaurant Week and although I’ve had over a month to recover, my belly is still happy about a certain pork chop. I have previously made sure that I hit up a […]

Update Time!

Hello Behind the Savor friends.  I’m sorry that I have been absent from the blogosphere for some time. Turns out, working full-time, going to classes for my alternative certification for teaching, being in a ton of weddings (it’s my age bracket apparently), and generally just trying to have a life make working on a graduate […]

Episode 1: Dia De Los Muertos and The Cove

Last weekend was Day of the Dead, or Dia De Los Muertos, and San Antonio had celebrations around the city.  One was called Muertos Fest and was held at La Villita.  As we drove through downtown, it was obvious the city was in celebration mode…although I feel that we usually are in some way. There […]