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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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Mai Tai at Lei Low

4 Tiki Cocktails To Drink Right Now In Houston—And 1 To Look Forward To

Posted: August 16, 2017 at 9:47 am   /   Bars, Cocktails

Tiki cocktails are famous for deceptively potent blends of liquor–often rum, but not always—fresh juices, funky syrups and creative garnishes. Connoisseurs of these drinks know that the right season to imbibe is—well, any time of the year. For many people though, summer is when they crave these island-inspired libations. While some people think anything made […]

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Literary Libations Week Launches Today at Houston Bars

Posted: August 14, 2017 at 4:33 pm   /   Bars, Cocktails

Books and booze have long shared an entwined—and entertaining—history. Just look to writers like Sinclair Lewis, Eugene O’Neill, William Faulkner and Ernest Hemingway whose prose reflects thoughts and discussions influenced by imbibing. Starting today, proceeds from specific cocktails inspired by these kinds of writers and sold at four Houston bars will go towards promoting literacy. Based […]

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Hughie's Heights

Hughie’s on North Main Officially Opening Next Week With One Arm Tied Behind…er…Next Door

Posted: August 9, 2017 at 3:26 pm   /   Beer, Cocktails, Featured, News, Uncategorized

For years now, Hughie’s Tavern & Vietnamese Grille (1802 West 18th), located in a former Timbergrove-area Dairy Queen, has been wildly popular destination for those craving craft beer and good Vietnamese grub. Earlier this year, word spread that Phillip Pham and fam had leased the former Foreign Correspondents space at 4727 North Main, then came […]

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Fhloston Paradisse

The Best Summer Cocktails In Houston Of 2017

Posted: August 1, 2017 at 7:00 am   /   Cocktails, Featured

The heat hasn’t let up, so we hope you’ve been enjoying our summer six pack beer recommendations. However, you happen to prefer cocktails to beer, you’re in luck! We scoured the city and came up with 10 of the best cocktails for this time of year. What makes a great summer cocktail? According to Michelle Womack, […]

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