Edible Escape



and the winners are...

Grand Prize


Cueva Vodka Getaway — A Mayan Adventure
Experience the magic of Mexico’s Riviera Maya and The Yucatan with a week-long culinary adventure for two featuring multiple locations: Akumal, Quintana Roo, Puerto Morelos and Mérida, all filled with fine dining experiences, a Cueva Vodka distillery tour and tasting, cooking classes and workshops, resort spa access and market tours. Includes luxury accommodations and money towards travel expenses.

Rehan Refai




Runners Up

largeFredericksburg — The Hill Country Experience
Explore the hidden delights in the Texas Hill Country with a special three day, two night trip to Fredericksburg for two, featuring winemaker and brewmaster-led vineyard and brewery tours and tastings at Texas Hills Vineyards, Kuhlman Cellars, Pecan Street Brewing; full-course chef-dinners with wine pairings at Otto's and Vaudeville; private cooking class and luncheon by Terry Thompson-Anderson at Urban Herbal; a two-night stay at The All Seasons Collections' newest high-end B&B; shopping trip at Der Kuchen Laden kitchen store; a private brunch at Boot Ranch and more.

Rachel Montemayor




largeMarfa — A West Texas Escape
Get away from it all for two nights in Marfa. Stay at the charming, historic Paisano Hotel and catch the screening of Giant continuously playing. Enjoy a dinner for two at Cochineal with their daily changing menu and a tour of The Chinati Foundation Museum. Admire the breathtaking West Texas landscapes and visit the mysterious Marfa Lights to decide for yourself it they're paranormal or just reflections. And don't forget to bring an open mind.

Laurel White




at the Brodie Homestead from 2-5 pm

Spending the summer in Austin? Come escape at our Travel Issue Launch Party.

Get refreshed with tastes and drinks with a global flair from restaurants including Finn & PorterThe MercantileJobell Cafe & BistroDistrict Kitchen + Cocktails and WuChow; with beverages by Tipsy TexanPaula's Texas SpiritsKerbey Lane CafeHigh Brew CoffeeKuhlman CellarsIndependence Brewing CoReal Ale and ABGB.

We'll be crowning the winners of our Edible Escape Photo Contest and giving away Travel door prizes to guests including $500 HomeAway voucher, $100 gift certificate to Malaga, University of Texas Press books and tickets to the Fredericksburg Food & Wine Fest. Also featuring live music and a photo booth by HomeAway.



Springdale Center for Urban Agriculture


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