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Six Great Texas Whiskeys to Know — Updated

Posted: October 11, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Bars, Whisk(e)y

Over the past few years, Texas whiskey distilleries have gained hard-earned respect and national attention. Yellow Rose Distilling in Houston, Balcones Distilling near Waco and Rebecca Creek Distilling in San Antonio are just three Texas based companies that have helped changed this spirit category from a novelty to something worth drinking. Here are some of our top Texas picks […]

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2018 Houston Restaurant Weeks Participants Amping Up Menus With Drink Pairings -Updated

Posted: August 1, 2018 at 8:13 am   /   Bars, Cocktails, Featured, Whisk(e)y, Wine

August is here, and that means it’s time for Houston Restaurant Weeks (HRW). This annual month-long event runs from August 1 through September 3 and provides excellent chances for Houstonians to not only dine out for a good cause but also find some new favorite restaurants. Brunch and lunch cost $20 and dinner costs either […]

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The Balvenie Returns To Houston With A New “Raw Craft” Tasting and Screening—Updated

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 1:39 pm   /   Whisk(e)y

Updated, 10/17/17: A reader has informed us that all event times are now completely booked.  On Tuesday, October 17, The Balvenie Scotch whiskey brand is hosting a tasting and screening at the Majestic Metro theater and event venue at 911 Preston. It’s free to the public but attendees must register online for a ticket. There […]

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Next Week’s Whisky Extravaganza Will Feature Samples Of Over 100 Kinds

Posted: April 26, 2017 at 4:55 pm   /   News, Whisk(e)y

Whisky fiends, take note: a Whisky Extravaganza is coming to town next week. The event takes place on Wednesday, May 3 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel (2222 West Loop South). It features single malt, premium Scotch and unique whiskies from around the world. Beginners and enthusiasts alike who want to broaden their knowledge can look forward to tasting sessions […]

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Woodford Reserve at Fielding's Local Kitchen

Pick Your Own: Fielding’s Local Kitchen Features Three Exclusive Bourbons

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 12:22 pm   /   Whisk(e)y

It’s not uncommon these days for a bar or restaurant to have one bottling of a bourbon or whiskey that owners pick themselves. It is, however, unusual to have three from the same label. That is the case right now at Fielding’s Local Kitchen + Bar at 26400 Kuykendahl in Tomball (just outside the boundaries […]

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