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Food Truck Life – Living the Dream

Food Truck Life – Living the Dream

97 Food Trucks This is how many I’ve seen come and go through the Z’s Cafe kitchen in the past 5 years. The food truck craze initially hit Fort Worth in 2011, capturing the novelty of an “on-demand” themed meal conveniently located outside your office building or nearest hipster community gathering spot. To the fledgling […]

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African Food Truck Life

African Food Truck Life

When people think of the food truck industry, Africa is usually not the default image.  But there is a bustling industry of mobile food vending. The novelty of food trucks exploded in 2011 in the US, then contracted to meet demand.  Currently, more mobile units disappear than prosper.  From the outside, it seems like an […]

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Composting Without a Yard

Composting Without a Yard

There are a number of concerns that come to mind when starting your own compost. What to put in it? Where to gather it? How to contain the smell? What to do with the compost once it has been processed? If your residence doesn’t have a yard these questions become even harder. If you are […]

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Joe’s Run – 20th Anniversary

Joe’s Run – 20th Anniversary

Congratulations to Joe’s Run for running this awesome event for 20 years! We love Joe’s Run. Carlo of course because he loves to run, but also because Joe’s Run supports Samaritan House, which of course is an integral part of the Z’s Cafe & Catering story. We were blessed this year to be a part […]

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Francesca Bartolomucci

Francesca Bartolomucci

Our second intern this semester has also been a delight from the start. Francesca is another California transplant who hails from Pleasanton, CA. She has worked in the food industry her whole life since her dad owns restaurants in bay area, and felt at home doing the work at Z’s almost immediately. Her experience has […]

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Z’s Café & Catering Named Small Business of the Year

Z’s Café & Catering Named Small Business of the Year

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2017 carlo@zscafe.com Z’s Café and Catering named Small Business of the Year by the Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce Fort Worth, Texas – Social Enterprise Recognized for Empowering Low-Income, Reentrants   Z’s Café & Catering has received the 2017 Small Business of the Year Award from the Fort Worth Chamber […]

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Katie Shamoon

Katie Shamoon

Welcome Katie Katie is one of our two new interns joining the Z’s family this semester. She hails from Westlake Village, California but after a visit here she was drawn to TCU for the community and the strong Nutrition Program. “I like that TCU encourages you to get as much experience as possible in the […]

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