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The Depressed Cake Shop Heads To Underbelly For Annual Mental Health Fundraiser

Posted: October 23, 2017 at 8:54 am   /   Feed The Need, News

Cakes are fun, joyful and celebratory—usually. The Depressed Cake Shop features desserts with a meaningful twist. The icing is often monochromatic; the inside might be colorful, to show there is more than indicated by the exterior. Sales of these unusual cakes—often starkly beautiful, even in shades of black or gray—raise money to combat depression. Now in […]

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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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