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Gabriel Boudier Creme de Cassis

Know Your Cocktails: Crème de Cassis And How To Use It

Posted: July 6, 2018 at 4:44 pm   /   Bars, Cocktails

Kir. Executive Sunrise. El Diablo. Don’t worry if you’re not familiar with these cocktails. You’d have to be a serious cocktail nerd to know all three. It’s time to change that though — let’s talk about Crème de Cassis, a key ingredient needed to create each of these drinks. Crème de cassis is a French liqueur that is […]

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Belinda Lara at Prohibition Texas

Prohibition Texas Is Shaking Things Up In Old Town Spring

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 11:19 am   /   Bars, Cocktails, Featured

Mention Old Town Spring and images of a kitschy little town known for crawfish festivals, fried Oreos and sweet Texas wine probably come to mind. In the past few years, though, several new local businesses have popped up giving Old Town Spring a breath of fresh air. Joining the classic storefronts are elegant bridal shops, […]

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The Winners Of The 2018 Women of Wine Charities Sangria Throwdown In Houston

Posted: June 12, 2018 at 5:48 pm   /   Cocktails, News

The 7th Annual Women of Wine Charities Sangria Throwdown was held June 11 to benefit the Houston Area Women’s Center. The competition was held at Mercedes Benz of Houston Greenway where industry experts were challenged to develop creative twists on the classic punch. Judges evaluated 15 entries that ranged from light and summery to boozy and […]

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From Boozy To Light, 3 New Cocktails At Perry’s Steakhouse—And What To Eat Alongside

Posted: January 23, 2018 at 9:00 am   /   Bars, Cocktails

Just in time for Valentines Day, Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille has unveiled three new cocktails and paired them with small bites to complement each. The new additions, presented by corporate sommelier and beverage director Susi Zivanovic, are the Jameson Mocha Old Fashion (a little different than “Old Fashioned”) and two wine-based concoctions: Passionnut for Port and Rosé Collins. […]

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HTown Slammer at Hay Merchant

The Hay Merchant Rolls Out Its New Cocktail Program; Underbelly Soon To Follow

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 12:07 pm   /   Bars, Cocktails

Remember when we reported on changes at Underbelly and The Hay Merchant, including forthcoming cocktail programs at each? That was back in June and the anticipated rollout at the time was July. Well, as any bar or restaurant owner knows, the wheels at the City of Houston permitting department sometimes roll slower than expected. The […]

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