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Where To Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2018 In Houston

Posted: March 15, 2018 at 12:49 pm   /   Bars

St. Patrick’s Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick, is held on March 17 each year, on the death date of its namesake. Patrick was a priest that spent his life working to convert Irish pagans to Christianity. Wearing green is attributed to Patrick, as he used the three-leaf shamrock to explain the Holy Trinity […]

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Drink Up: The Houston Wine Dinners and Tastings To Check Out In March 2018

Posted: March 15, 2018 at 9:17 am   /   Bars, Wine

Anyone looking to increase his or her wine knowledge will be thrilled to live in Houston this month. There are myriad classes and dinners and tastings (oh, my!) for beginners and aficionados alike to sample flavors from around the world. Check out our picks of what should be on every Houston wine lover’s radar. Oh, […]

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Houston Tiki Bar Lei Low Launches “Rum Club” Classes

Posted: March 5, 2018 at 3:27 pm   /   Bars, Spirits

When Russell Thoede and his wife, Liz, opened rum-soaked, tiki paradise Lei Low at 6412 North Main four years ago, they started with a collection of classic cocktails in the tradition of Trader Vic and Don the Beachcomber. Then, Thoede and his team added on their own original cocktails, all while keeping the tiki tradition alive in […]

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Master Sommelier Craig Collins Is Leading A Series Of Italian Wine Classes

Posted: March 5, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Bars, Wine

There’s something alluring — and intimidating — about Italian wines. Italians are known for being passionate and Italian wine is an extension of that passion. On the other hand, there are all those those confusing terms. Imbottigliato all’Origine, Denominazione and Azienda agricola are just a few. It’s enough to make the uninitiated turn away and grab the closest California Chardonnay. Sommelier […]

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Best Houston Happy Hours: The Galleria

Posted: February 28, 2018 at 7:23 am   /   Bars, Best Happy Hours

When Houstonians think of the best places to go for happy hour, they might first consider areas with a big nightlife scene like Montrose or Midtown. However, there are thousands who work in the Galleria area—and there’s no better way to wait out the inevitable rush hour traffic around Westheimer than over a cool beverage […]

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