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Finder Favorites: Tex-Mex Tours At Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen

Posted: December 6, 2016 at 7:43 pm   /   Tex-Mex

When the weather is chilly, a plate of hot, saucy enchiladas really hits the spot. Sylvia Casares of Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen has created plates of these that are more interesting than the usual combo platter All three Sylvia’s Enchilada Kitchen locations offers two different “Enchilada Culinary Tours”; “flights” of four enchiladas each. The “North of the […]

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Eats & Greets: New Rice Village Ramen Shop Nao Is Now Open

Posted: December 6, 2016 at 2:48 pm   /   Food Finds, Ramen

With Kubo’s no longer open, the Rice Village shopping district hasn’t had much to choose from in the way of Japanese food, but “Nao” that’s changed. (Sorry, couldn’t resist.) Nao Ramen House is now open in the space that was formerly the restaurant “55” at 5510 Morningside. It’s owned by Piran Esfahani, who is also […]

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With Oxheart Closing Next Spring, New Chapters Begin For Its Principals

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 7:55 pm   /   News

Food writers and diners across Houston—and probably across the United States—are reeling at the news that Oxheart is closing after service on March 15. It will be converted to a la carte service under Yu’s right-hand man, Jason White, and will reopen in May. (White was Justin Basye’s replacement when that chef left short-lived Museum […]

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Brian Grossman of Sierra Nevada Brewing Company Talks Independence & Collaboration

Posted: December 2, 2016 at 4:22 pm   /   Beer

Time Sensitive Event News: Houston beer lovers, you can meet Brian Grossman of Sierra Nevada Brewing Company and try some rare selections during a paired dinner this Sunday at Underbelly (1100 Westheimer). The beers will include Barrel Aged Dry Hop Drops, a “unicorn” of a beer that is traditionally reserved for brewery employees. Sierra Nevada Taproom’s executive chef […]

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Need To Schedule A Last-Minute Holiday Party? Some Perry’s Steakhouses Still Have Room

Posted: December 1, 2016 at 5:45 pm   /   Food Finds, Holidays

Updated 12/6/2016 to add Perry’s Steakhouse at Memorial City Maybe your company wasn’t going to have a holiday party but the recent and unexpected decision by OPEC to cut oil production just made the future look a whole lot brighter. Maybe you came into a sudden windfall and want to treat friends and family to […]

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