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The Balvenie Returns To Houston With A New “Raw Craft” Tasting and Screening—Updated

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 1:39 pm   /   Whisk(e)y

Updated, 10/17/17: A reader has informed us that all event times are now completely booked.  On Tuesday, October 17, The Balvenie Scotch whiskey brand is hosting a tasting and screening at the Majestic Metro theater and event venue at 911 Preston. It’s free to the public but attendees must register online for a ticket. There […]

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Harold’s Gets Into The Food Truck Game With Sleek New Mobile Kitchen

Posted: October 13, 2017 at 2:04 pm   /   News

Surprise! Owner Alli Jarrett of Harold’s Restaurant & Tap Room at 350 West 19th in the Heights revealed today that the company has been quietly working on a sleek black and red mobile kitchen with silver trim. It officially debuts on Saturday, October 14 at “Jorstoberfest,” Eureka Heights Brew Co’s denim-themed Octoberfest celebration. It starts at […]

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Southern Smoke Adds Even More Star Power With Momofuku Chefs

Posted: October 12, 2017 at 3:25 pm   /   Feed The Need, News

In what is one of the most star-studded events in Houston this year, the upcoming Southern Smoke festival on Sunday, October 22, from 4 to 8 p.m., has added even more nationally renowned chefs to its already impressive lineup. The new additions are five-time James Beard Award-winner David Chang and Matthew Rudofker of Momofuku. They join […]

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Opening Alert: Theodore Rex In Former Oxheart Space Is Ready To Serve

Posted: October 5, 2017 at 8:22 am   /   Restaurant Openings

After a delay caused by flooding from Hurricane Harvey, Theodore Rex is now ready to open in the former Oxheart space at 1302 Nance. The new 28-seat restaurant, named for the nephew of James Beard Award-winning chef and owner Justin Yu, officially opens on Friday, October 6. Jason White (who previously worked at Oxheart and was […]

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Anvil Bar & Refuge Is Finally Offering A Frozen Cocktail—Updated

Posted: October 4, 2017 at 5:09 pm   /   Bars

After nine years, Anvil Bar & Refuge has added a blender to the back bar. What is this world coming to? Are we soon in for Cosmopolitans and B-52 shots on the drink list, right next to the Anvil Pousse-Cafe? Update, 10/5/2017, 10:18 a.m.: Well, yes, actually, we are in for Cosmopolitans. Anvil director of operations […]

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