For the May Austin Food Blogger Alliance we headed to the Water Trough at Lone Star Court in the Domain. Lone Star Court is a hotel with a “retro-ranch vibe.” The Water Trough is the restaurant located in the hotel. I’d been here before for a fantastic happy hour, and was so excited to come back again.
We got to try yummy bites like mini chicken and waffles, bacon-wrapped jalapeno poppers, and deviled eggs. Everything was SO delicious, and I must have had like eight of those mini chicken and waffles. I’m a little sad we didn’t have dessert, because something on their current menu is a bourbon caramel bread pudding with ice cream. YUM.
But the star of the show? The poptails! Basically it’s a combination of a popsicle and a cocktail. Because cocktails aren’t baby-friendly, I let Josh have mine. So he got to try both the orange creamsicle one and the cherry one. He liked both, but I think he preferred the orange one, which was a tequila drink. Sounds delicious! Scroll down for photos of the poptails!
The gorgeous ceiling-