Author: Josh Armendariz

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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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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Where to Celebrate National Margarita Day 2019 in Houston

POSTED: February 19, 2019 AT 1:02 pm   /   Bars, Cocktails

This year, National Margarita Day conveniently falls on Friday, February 22 and we’ve put together a list of the best specials to be had in Houston. Some restaurants are even making the specials available starting at lunchtime because obviously, National Margarita Day is a great day for a long lunch or teambuilding exercise. Arnaldo Richards’ Picos, 3601 Kirby: With […]

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A Preview of Forthcoming Houston Tiki Bar The Toasted Coconut

POSTED: February 15, 2019 AT 4:18 pm   /   Bars, Bars With A Full Menu, Featured

Last August, Eater Houston broke the news that Nobie’s owner and executive chef Martin Stayer was working on a new project called The Toasted Coconut at 1617 Richmond in the former Maria Semla location in Montrose. Details had not been officially released at that point, but now everyone can get a taste of what’s going to be offered. The Nobie’s team, including […]

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