“Hospitality” and “hospital” may sound similar, but one is fun and the other is terrible. Unfortunately, two three of Houston’s most dedicated women of hospitality are facing both due to recent cancer diagnoses. Lucia Cordúa (wife of restaurateur Michael Cordúa, mother of chef David Cordúa and a strong presence in all of their business endeavors) is […]
Meet Houston Chocolate Hero Anita Jaisinghani of Pondicheri Bake Lab — and Try Her Special Chocolate Bar!
On Saturday, January 19 from 3 to 5 p.m., visit Pondicheri Bake Lab at 2800 Kirby for a special tasting event showcasing the work of owner and chef Anita Jaisinghani. The event is sponsored by Callebaut, maker of a wide range of fine chocolates chosen by top pastry chefs around the world for its consistency […]
Houston was home to a large number of restaurant openings in 2018. So far, 2019 is also shaping up to be a year full of new dining choices. This month’s Hit List includes recent, high-profile openings like B.B. Lemon on Washington Avenue as well as Coterie, the all-day eatery, coffee shop and wine bar downtown. New entries for […]
World-renowned chocolate company Callebaut and online publication Houston Food Finder are partnering on a month-long event series to promote Houston businesses and the Chocolate Heroes that fuel them with their craftsmanship and passion. The Houston Chocolate Heroes event series marks the very first time that Callebaut has coordinated this type of showcase in any city. From […]
While there were not exactly a whole bunch of high-profile bars that opened in 2018, the good news is that those that did were unique additions to Houston’s drinking scene. The ones that opened were significant, with not one clone or overused idea among them. Each has a specific focus or spin, and there are […]