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5 Greek Wine Selections And How To Pair Each With Food

Posted: March 30, 2017 at 12:05 pm   /   Wine

When it comes to wine, the sentiment “it’s all Greek to me” is a good thing, especially when experts like Evan Turner of Helen Greek Food & Wine are available for guidance. Though varietals from California, Italy and France get the lion’s share of attention from American wine aficionados, bottles from the land of antiquity […]

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“Better Luck Tomorrow” From Oxheart’s Justin Yu And Anvil’s Bobby Heugel Slated To Open In April

Posted: March 29, 2017 at 12:44 pm   /   Bars With A Full Menu, News

The long-awaited concept from James Beard Award-winning chef Justin Yu of recently closed Oxheart and Anvil Bar & Refuge’s Bobby Heugel finally has a name—and a timeline for opening. It’s called Better Luck Tomorrow and is anticipated to debut in late April at 544 Yale in the former Dry Creek Cafe building. The name can […]

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New Beer Alert: Craze for the “Haze”

Posted: March 7, 2017 at 3:45 pm   /   Beer, Breweries

Conversation about New England doesn’t immediately bring out positive subjects — overpriced Astros tickets when the Red Sox are in town, Tom Freaking Brady and Bill Freaking Belichick, and “More Than a Feeling (More Than a Feeeeeling)” but not all is lost. After all, Boston gave us Aerosmith, The Pixies and New England IPA, or NEIPA for short. […]

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Eats & Greets: Bosscat Kitchen Hits a Casual Sweetspot

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 3:03 pm   /   Food Finds, Southern, Whisk(e)y

Bosscat Kitchen & Libations at 4310 Westheimer just threw open its doors to the public, but Houston Food Finder got a sneak peek a few days early at a preview event. On offer is an upscale casual menu that features a host of Southern-inspired dishes. Owner Leslie Nguyen, who grew up in Louisiana, puts a […]

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Ice House With The Best Name Has Quietly Opened On The East End Of Houston

Posted: February 22, 2017 at 8:18 pm   /   Bars, News

Brad Moore loves dive bars so much that he keeps opening new ones (maybe so he has a place to go no matter what part of town he’s in). There’s Big Star Bar in The Heights, Grand Prize Bar (opened with business partner Ryan Rouse) in Montrose and Sassafras to the north. Now, Moore, along […]

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