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First Bite: Toasted Coconut Melds Vibrant Tiki Style With a Full Menu

Posted: September 17, 2019 at 2:39 pm   /   Bars, Bars With A Full Menu, Featured

It seems like just yesterday when the team from Nobie’s was hosting Toasty Tuesdays — previews of what was to come at the forthcoming Tiki-inspired “barstaurant,” The Toasted Coconut. Fast-forward seven months and the doors are now open in the former Maria Selma space at 1617 Richmond. When the team of chef Martin Stayer, wife […]

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The Balvenie Launches Three New Whiskies That Tell Stories

Posted: June 7, 2019 at 3:11 pm   /   Bars, Spirits, Whisk(e)y

Speyside distillery The Balvenie just launched three new whiskies quite different from the rest of its portfolio. The distillery is known for its 12 Year Old Double Wood and 14 Year Caribbean Cask whiskies — both of which have permanent spots in professional and home bars. Together, the three new spirits make up The Balvenie […]

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Houston Distillery Pledges to Donate a Month of Sales to PTSD Assistance Organization

Posted: May 30, 2019 at 5:44 pm   /   Bars, Distilleries, Whisk(e)y

On this past Memorial Day, many Americans reflected on the sacrifices of those who fought for our freedom. Travis Whitmeyer, co-founder and head distiller of Whitmeyer’s Distilling Co. at 16711 Hollister did more than reflect — he jumped into action. Whitmeyer is a veteran who co-founded the distillery with his brother, Chris — who is also […]

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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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