Today we are going out to find the spring wildflowers, and as usual, we need to be fortified with good food and drink. Today we are being catered brunch from Matties in Austin.
FriedGreenTomatoes shrimp+crabsalad,lemon,creoleremoulade . . . . .
Farmhouse Salad (V) local greens, fennel relish, tarragon vinaigrette, cherry tomatoes
Beet Salad cardamom yogurt preserved lemon, arugula, hazelnuts
Frisée Salad pickled apples, arugula, roasted grapes, candied pecans, bleu cheese, lemon-poppyseed dressing
Little Gem Caesar (V) creamy cashew caesar dressing, rebel tomatoes, almond “parmesan,” garlic crostini Add to any salad
Roasted chicken breast Seared salmon
Biscuits+ChorizoCreamGravy ̊with scrambled eggs
Milk Punch French Toast macerated strawberries, candied pecans, whipped cream, bourbon maple syrup.
Green Chile Pork Chilaquiles tomatillo sauce, chunky pico de gallo, over-easy eggs, cotija cheese, tortilla chips
Breakfast Plate ̊ scrambled eggs, home fries, bacon, or house-made wild boar sausage.
Fried Chicken Eggs Benedict ̊ buttermilk biscuits, hollandaise, green salad
Basmati Rice Bowl (V) chickpeas, coconut curry, roasted vegetables, cilantro, tomato, green onions
Grassfield Farms Beef Burger ̊ aged Tillamook cheddar, tomato-bacon jam, Duke’s mayo, house frites. Add egg, bacon, or avocado
Nueske’sBacon HomeFries Porfi’s Housemade Sage Sausage FreshFruit(V)
Raventós i Blanc Blanc de Blancs Conca del Riu Anoia, Catalonia, Spain 2016
Moussé Fils ‘l’Extra Or d’Eugène’ Blanc de Noirs Extra Brut Champagne, France nv
Chateaude Brézé Cremantde Loire Brut Rosé France nv
Rose Gold Côtes de Provence,France 2018
Chocolate-Peanut Butter Tart honey roasted peanuts, flourless brownie, salted caramel sauce
Mexican Vanilla Ice Cream peach curd, blackberry compote, sugar oat streusel
Hummingbird Cake banana, coconut, pineapple, cashew, almond,
rum-cream cheese frosting
Today’s entertainment will be a soothing and relaxing time with a Cardinal at the falls.
So let’s get on board.
Along the side of the main drag in Lakeway is a beautiful display of bluebonnets.
And some wild daisies.
Closeup of the bluebonnets.
A few four nerve daisies in with the bluebonnets
The California poppies are blooming
A close-up of the California poppies.
We are now at the greenbelt, and the iris are blooming.
A close-up of the iris.
The cedar sage (Salvia roemeriana) is lovely.
Path with bluebonnets on each side.
A close-up of the bluebonnets
It could be Antelope horns (Asclepias Asperula), but I’m not sure.
Evening primrose close-up.
The evening primrose in the natural setting.
Some prairie verbena (Glandularia bipinnatifida)
A fern by a water feature.
We have finished our tour. Stay and have some food and listen to the falls and cardinal.
Have a great week.