• Brie with Cherry Compote

    360west feature: Brie with Cherry Compote Recipe

    by June Naylor | photo by Ralph Lauer | December 2017 | 360westmagazine.com Since opening last winter, The Lazy Moose on Fort Worth’s Magnolia Avenue is known as much for its cocktail, beer and wine selection as its booze-friendly noshing. Co-owner Vance Martin, whose nearby Lili’s Bistro is another popular destination, creates simple small plates that pair easily with adult beverages. His baked brie topped with cherry-rosemary compote is easily made at home, and it’s one we’ll enjoy with bubbles throughout the holidays. The tart cherry and sweet brandy are tempered by the citrus, and the mustard complements the cheese’s earthy, creamy notes. Choose a rosemary focaccia or a warm,…

  • Best Appetizers 2017!

    FW Weekly Critic’s Choice!

    What an honor to have received the 2017 Fort Worth Weekly’s Critic’s Choice Award for BEST APPETIZER! As some of you may know we revamped our menu a few months back and it appears that was a good move! Here’s the review from the Weekly! What’s your favorite snack at The Lazy Moose? Appetizers Critic’s choice:  The Lazy Moose, 1404 W Magnolia Av, 682-708-3822. Although it’s a new addition to the heart of West Magnolia Avenue, The Lazy Moose is no gentrified trust-fund-baby bar. The laid-back, rustic space is a collaborative effort between Vance Martin, chef/owner of nearby Lili’s Bistro, and David Shaw of Shaw’s Patio Bar & Grill. A good…

  • Getting Lazy on Magnolia!

    by Trey Chapman When I was a teenager, you didn’t want to be anywhere near Magnolia Ave. in Fort Worth. Magnolia Ave. was full of all kinds of surprises. Surprises you wanted no part of, for any reason. But that was then, and this is now! Magnolia Ave. is one of the hottest places to be in the Fort Worth-Dallas area these days. It has changed so much with all the new construction, remodeling, and updates that it’s only getting better by the day. Magnolia is full of restaurants, bars, art galleries, shops, retail spaces, and they’re building two new hotels called, “Boutique Hotels.” It’s just a fantastic place to dine,…