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First Bite: Filipino Fried Chicken At Jollibee In Missouri City

Posted: June 25, 2020 at 3:57 pm   /   Asian, Food Finds

Americans seem to love Asian-style fried chicken and Houstonians are no exception. Some popular renditions include Korean-style, covered in sweet-savory-spicy gochujang and Japanese karaage. Both cooking techniques yield ultra-crispy results. Now Houstonians have a new infatuation: Filipino fried chicken, and the fast-food source for this is global sensation Jollibee, which recently opened a second Houston-area […]

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Where to Eat the Best Crawfish in Houston for 2020 — Updated

Posted: February 27, 2020 at 10:10 am   /   Asian, Crawfish, Creole & Cajun, Featured, Food Finds

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Forget the holidays — crawfish season is here, and it’s the best time to be in the Bayou City. The mudbugs are boiling and the beer is flowing. While you can’t have a boil or a tailgate every day, you can certainly eat crawfish every day of […]

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The 10 Best Breweries in Houston

Posted: January 15, 2020 at 12:20 pm   /   Bars, Beer, Breweries

A new year is here, bringing with it a renewed opportunity to explore this city’s seemingly endless array of homegrown breweries. From its humble beginnings in the days before the term “IPA” was familiar to most, Houston’s beer culture has grown to the point where it’s earned the nickname “Brewston.” Whether you’re looking for a […]

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Houston Restaurants For Escaping the Holidays

Posted: December 19, 2019 at 2:31 pm   /   Asian, Burgers, Food Finds, Tex-Mex

Who doesn’t occasionally dream of escaping the holidays? Maybe a Caribbean cruise in December or a two-day Netflix binge with your phone off. Sometimes the best way to spend Christmas is enjoying a meal away from all that Christmas. Whether you’re looking to go MIA this Yuletide or just looking for a non-traditional way to […]

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Star Houston Pastry Chef Finally Has His Own Shop in EaDo

Posted: December 13, 2019 at 12:45 pm   /   Bakeries, Food Finds

Ever wonder what a cross between a kolache and a bowl of phở tastes like? Chef Vanarin Kuch did, and now you can find out too at his new bakery, Koffeteria, which recently opened at 1110 Hutchins Street (conveniently located near Discovery Green and BBVA Stadium). After a five-year stint in New York and Chicago, […]

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