The 2nd Tap Takes Over Former Noble Rey Taproom at Dallas Farmers Market

Get the most out of your experience with a personalized all-access pass to everything local on events, music, restaurants, news and more. When Dallas brewery Noble Rey announced its closing in March, one of the primary questions local craft beer lovers were left asking was what would become of the brewery’s satellite tap room at the Dallas Farmers Market. While we wait to see what becomes of Noble Rey’s primary taproom and brewery space in the Design District, we do now have an answer on the Farmers Market spot. The 2nd Tap is an interesting concept that fills the Market’s food hall space left unoccupied by Noble Rey. Operating as a sort of “taproom takeover,” instead of the usual “tap takeover” one might see in a local bar, according to the bar’s website, the 2nd Tap will feature one brewery’s creations at a time. According to a recent report from Beer in Big D, the featured brewery will rotate every three weeks. While the eight draft taps are indeed dedicated to one brewery, the current featured brewery is Manhattan Project Beer Company, a cooler was stocked with cans of Shiner Bock and other beer options, but with wine, cider and other non-beer, non-Manhattan Project offerin...

44 Of The Wildest & Weirdest Products On Amazon Skyrocketing In Popularity

It doesn’t happen often, but every now and then, a slightly odd product will break through and become a smash hit. Who would have guessed that the Chia Pet would be such a popular white elephant gift during the holidays? Who would have predicted the Squatty Potty would sit in so many household bathrooms? If you’re intrigued, now’s the time to get ahead of the trends with some weird but awesome products available on Amazon. Not only does Amazon have an infinite variety of items to choose from, but they also have thousands of reviewers backing up these wild and weird products: which means you can snatch them up before they become the next big thing. So when you look at all the reviews for a 3-D printed moon lamp, you know that pretty soon, every bedroom is going to have one. I mean, who wouldn’t want to be lulled to sleep next to an accurate model of the moon? From a set of kitchen sponges that won’t grow grimy over time to a skin-repairing beauty cream made with real snail mucin extract, there are a ton of genius products on Amazon that are currently flying under the radar — you just have to know where to look. Whether you need to measure butter for...