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September 2017
2016 Zest In The West

Swanky Tasting Event Returns To Westchase For Its 10th Anniversary

Posted: September 28, 2017 at 12:26 pm   /   News

Wednesday, October 18 is the decade mark for the popular Zest In The West wine showcase, tasting event and food competition. It will be at Château Crystale at 2517 South Gessner from 6 to 10 p.m. and tickets are available online. This year, there are multiple ticket levels, depending on how “VIP” you want to feel. […]

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Black Hill Ranch team at 2016 Butcher's Ball

Don’t-Miss Food Event: Head To The Texas Countryside For The Butcher’s Ball

Posted: September 27, 2017 at 2:05 pm   /   Food Festivals

Last year’s Butcher’s Ball at the Rockin’ Star Ranch in Brenham was such a rollicking good time that it will be back for a second year on October 15, 2017. In addition to meaty bites prepared by top Texas chefs (of course there’s also a competition to see whose are best), the event features a […]

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Scott Street H-E-B freezer

Weeks After Hurricane Harvey, Grocery Essentials Can Still Be Scarce In Houston

Posted: September 26, 2017 at 12:22 pm   /   News

Christa Havican is a bartender, and that means she works until the wee hours. “My hours and eating schedule are nothing near normal,” she says. Grocery visits after midnight happen at 24-hour Kroger stores in Montrose or off of I-10, even though neither are close to home. Her closer option is the H‑E‑B at 6102 […]

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mocha from Prelude

First Look at Prelude Coffee & Tea In Downtown Houston

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 8:36 am   /   Coffee & Tea

As their first Houston coffee shop, Greenway Coffee & Tea, approaches the decade mark (and is undergoing a well-deserved remodel), Ecky Prabanto and David Buehrer have now unveiled their fifth. Prelude Coffee & Tea, designed by Emily Sutton of HOK, is a clean-lined space in the new Hines tower at 609 Main and Texas. With […]

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Camerata at Paulie's

“Wine Above Water” Showcases Rare Bottles And Raises Money For Hospitality Pros

Posted: September 19, 2017 at 12:05 pm   /   Feed The Need

Wine Above Water, a fundraising event on Sunday, September 24 from noon to 8 p.m., encourages lovers of the vine to get out of the house and bid on tempting auctions, all while indulging in rare bottles. Camerata at Paulie’s, located at 1834 Westheimer, is hosting the festivities. Tickets are $100 each and onsale now. […]

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