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Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Houston for 2019

Posted: May 1, 2019 at 6:17 pm   /   News, Upcoming Events

As if this weekend wasn’t busy enough with Derby Day and May The Fourth Star Wars parties on Saturday, the fun continues on Sunday, May 5, with Cinco de Mayo festivities. After all, what better way to commemorate the Mexican army’s victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla than parties with specials on […]

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Where to Find 2019 Kentucky Derby Parties in Houston

Posted: April 30, 2019 at 4:48 pm   /   Bars, Cocktails, Whisk(e)y

May 4, the first Saturday of the month, is almost here and that means plenty of Houston restaurants and bars are breaking out the bourbon and serving Mint Juleps for Kentucky Derby parties. Here’s a list of the best events around the city. B.B. Lemon, 1809 Washington: It’s a Kentucky Derby Party on the Patio […]

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Luxury Steakhouse Debuts Monthly Whiskey Pairing Series

Posted: April 8, 2019 at 1:40 pm   /   Featured, News, Whisk(e)y

Steak and whiskey — it’s a classic pairing that’s existed for generations. It’s rare to find a steakhouse without a lengthy whiskey list, but Mastro’s Steakhouse has taken its love affair with whiskey to the next level. The first Texas location of Mastro’s Steakhouse has its own whiskey bar that features more than 370 different […]

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Garrison Brothers negroni

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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corned beef platter at Kenny & Ziggy's

Where To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2019 In Houston

Posted: March 11, 2019 at 3:19 pm   /   Featured, Food Finds, Holidays

St. Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, is held on March 17 each year, the anniversary of its namesake’s death. Patrick was a priest who spent his life working to convert Irish pagans to Christianity. Wearing green is in honor of Patrick, as he used the three-leaf shamrock to explain the Holy Trinity […]

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