Month: April 2019

Ready for Pink Beer? It’s Hitting Store Shelves in April

POSTED: April 3, 2019 AT 10:54 am   /   Bars, Beer

Many people love rosé wine — but what about a pink beer? Ready or not, a beer that gets its hue from raspberries and black currants is hitting store shelves and bar taps soon. Left Hand Brewing Company, which is based in Longmont, Colorado, is introducing Flamingo Dreams, a fizzy, fruited blonde ale on nitro. […]

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This Houston Bartender is Headed to a Texas Bourbon Competition

POSTED: April 2, 2019 AT 4:39 pm   /   Bars, Bartenders You Should Know, Cocktails

A Houston bartender at a local cocktail bar is headed to Austin for a statewide bourbon competition. Last month, over 50 bars and restaurants took part in the Bourbon Takeover of Texas — an event that celebrated the 183rd birthday of Texas and challenged bartenders and chefs across the state to incorporate Garrison Brothers Distillery […]

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Essential Dishes: Where to Eat the Best Brisket in Houston

POSTED: April 1, 2019 AT 1:39 pm   /   Barbecue, Food Finds

The Essential Dishes of Houston Series so far:  Essential Dishes: Best Steaks in Houston Essential Dishes: Best Burgers in Houston Essential Dishes: Best Poke in Houston Essential Dishes: Best Fried Chicken in Houston Essential Dishes: Best Ramen in Houston Essential Dishes: Best Chicken Fried Steak in Houston The origin of smoked brisket in Texan cuisine […]

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April Fools! Popular Beer Gardens Turn Into Tex-Mex Restaurants for One Night Only

POSTED: April 1, 2019 AT 7:58 am   /   Food Finds, Holidays, Tex-Mex

King’s Bierhaus at 2044 East TC Jester and King’s Biergarten at 1329 East Broadway in Pearland are saying goodbye to their lederhosen and German food — but only for a day and just for fun. On April 1, starting at 5 p.m., both restaurants are transforming into “King’s Cantina.” Honest and for true, both are […]

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