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Houston Experts Reveal Great Thanksgiving Wines Available at Grocery Stores

Posted: November 19, 2018 at 1:12 pm   /   Bars, Sommeliers You Should Know, Wine

Since the Thanksgiving holiday’s modern inception in the late 1600s, wine has become a tradition. (For the pilgrims, it was cider and that’s a possibility even to this day, too.)  Not only do certain types of wine complement the meal, but it’s a wonderful — sometimes essential — “social lubricant” that softens the edges of those […]

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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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Where To Drink In Houston For National Wine Day — Updated

Posted: May 23, 2018 at 3:40 pm   /   Bars, Wine

–Friday is the prelude to Memorial Day weekend — and the unofficial start of summer. Appropriately, it’s also National Wine Day: 24 hours dedicated to enjoying the fruit of the vine. (Yes, we agree that every day is that, really, but it’s nice to have a “holiday” set aside for wine lovers.) Many Houston wine bars […]

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13 Celsius Expands Sunday Hours

Posted: May 2, 2018 at 8:00 am   /   Bars, Wine

Sunday Funday just got a little longer at 13 Celsius at 3000 Caroline, a Midtown wine bar known for its chill vibe, killer wine list and stunning patio. That’s because it just extended its Sunday hours. It now opens three hours earlier at 1 p.m. They’re calling it the “13th hour” (natch) because 1 p.m. is 13:00 […]

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Postino WineCafé Now Open In The Heights

Posted: April 11, 2018 at 10:51 am   /   Bars, Openings, Wine

Postino WineCafé, the all-day, relaxed wine spot at 642 Yale is now open in the bustling Heights Mercantile center. If the response at the pre-opening friends and family event is any indicator, the new hangout is going to be well-received by Heights residents and wine lovers alike. “We’ve been blown away by the people here [in Houston],” said […]

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