Chefs You Should Know

Houston Chef Johann Schuster Finds New Creative Channels, but not in a Restaurant

POSTED: July 29, 2021 AT 10:32 am   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

Johann Schuster, former executive chef and owner of Midtown restuarant Charivari, which closed in 2018 despite a fair share of fans for his scratch-made, Romanian cuisine, is back. At the time of Charivari’s closing, Schuster was also one of only a handful of chefs who were proponents of concepts such as in-house, whole-animal butchery and […]

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How Texas Meat Became the Anchor of Underbelly Hospitality’s Cuisine

POSTED: November 12, 2020 AT 1:25 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

Chris Shepherd of Underbelly Hospitality gained national recognition at his original restaurant, Underbelly, by crafting dishes that reflected Houston’s many personalities. Part international metropolis, part agrarian community, the city is home to restaurants serving cuisines from all over the world — many of which reside on land that once housed ranches and farms. Though the […]

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