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Jason Febres’ Food Network moment happens Sunday

The episode of Guy Fieri’s new Food Network Show featuring Wichita chef Jason Febres, who owns the new Taste & See in Old Town, airs on Sunday, a network spokesman said. “Guy’s Grocery Games” is set in a grocery store, and each episode pits four chefs against each other to compete in cooking challenges with levels of difficulty […]

Chef Febres back on national television

UPDATE: Here’s a clip from this morning’s “Good Morning America” in which Fieri discusses the show and Febres makes a brief appearance. Charismatic Latin chef — Taste & See’s Jason Febres — is about to make his second national television appearance. Febres, who back in March appeared on an episode of Spike TV’s “Bar Rescue,” is […]

Chef Febres schedules Spike TV watch party

The episode of Spike TV’s show “Bar Rescue” that features Chef Jason Febres of Taste & See is tentatively scheduled to air on March 24. So Febres and his staff at the restaurant are tentatively planning a big watch party. They plan to open up the restaurant at 3825 E Harry plus the new adjoined […]

Febres commits a Celeb & Chef Cookoff three-peat

As I stated earlier, the Celebrity & Chef Cookoff, a benefit for the Orpheum that happens each summer at the Corporate Hills Marriott, is one of the must fun fundraisers put on in Wichita. I was a judge for last night’s event, along with Chef Tanya Tandoc and Beth Bower of the American Institute of […]

Taste & See Chef announces new T.V. spot

Chef Jason Febres is going to be on television again. The chef, who owns three locations of his Wichita restaurant Taste & See, announced on his Facebook page today something he’s been hinting at for months: He’ll appear on an episode of the Food Network show “Cutthroat Kitchen” hosted by famous food personality Alton Brown. […]

Wichitans can learn to cook in 2014

If learning to cook was one of your New Year’s resolutions, several talented Wichtans are ready to teach you. One is accomplished local cook Adriene Rathbun, who has a cooking school called Social that she runs out of her luxurious home kitchen at 158 N. Roosevelt in College Hill. She’s just released her January/February schedule, […]

Taste & See 3 opening at McConnell

Chef Jason Febres, who just opened his second Taste & See at 255 N. Washington in Old Town, has just made a deal to open Taste & See 3. But not just anyone can go. The new restaurant will be at McConnell Air Force Base. Febres said base officials approached him about the idea of […]

First rule of restaurants: They take (way) longer to open than you think

When a restaurateur tells me that he plans to have his restaurant open on a certain day, I always add a month or two. I have almost never seen a restaurant open when its owner said or thought it would, and the most common reasons are construction and inspection delays. At the last minute, something […]

Even more options for Sunday brunch

I have a complicated relationship with Sunday brunch. I love it. Really love it. But it’s difficult for me to stop eating, especially when I have access to an amazing buffet. I am no longer allowed anywhere NEAR Granite City’s eggs Benedict station. (Self-imposed banishment.) Three restaurants in Wichita have recently added or are about […]

Taste & See Global opens Oct. 21; old spot will have lunch, events only

Chef Jason Febres gave me a tour of his under-construction Taste & See Global Cuisine at 255 N. Washington (inside the former Doc Howard’s space) this afternoon, but he wouldn’t let me take any pictures that showed much of the restaurant. He wants customers to be surprised by the custom-designed interior on opening day, which is […]