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Marcus Samuelsson

Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson is Coming to Houston — Updated

Posted: March 7, 2019 at 4:58 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

Updated 3/15/19, 9:00 a.m.: This event is sold out.  The Macy’s Culinary Council event series often brings some of the country’s most beloved chefs to Houston — and another one is about to hit town. On Friday, March 15 at 6:30 p.m., James Beard Award-winning chef, restaurant owner and author Marcus Samuelsson is doing a […]

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Houston cookbooks

Give the Gift of Good Taste With Cookbooks From Houston Writers

Posted: December 20, 2018 at 11:35 am   /   Chefs You Should Know, Featured, News

By Ellie Sharp with Phaedra Cook Houstonians have near-limitless opportunities for dining out but that it doesn’t mean they don’t like to spend time in their own kitchens, too. These cookbooks (and a few other food-focused tomes) from local chefs and writers share bring professional tastes, skills and perspectives to the home hearth. These books […]

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Kathy Elkins and Sergio Rosas at Harold's

There’s A New Executive Chef In Houston & She’s At Harold’s

Posted: July 10, 2018 at 7:00 am   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

At first, it looked as if owner Alli Jarrett of Harold’s Restaurant & Tap Room at 350 West 18th in the Heights had found a replacement for former executive chef Antoine Ware in Richard Knight. Unfortunately, Knight, formerly of Feast and Hunky Dory, didn’t stay long, choosing instead to focus on family and marketing “Show […]

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Ben McPherson

BOH Pasta Pop-Up At Glitter Karaoke Rescheduled For June 28

Posted: May 9, 2018 at 8:21 am   /   Chefs You Should Know, News

Update, 5/10/18, 11:33 a.m.: This event was canceled due to a non life-threatening medical issue for the chef. We will let you know if this gets rescheduled. See below for updated information. Update, 5/21/2018 9:00 a.m.: Chef Ben McPherson says that the BOH Pasta pop-up at Glitter Karaoke has been rescheduled for June 28. He’s still […]

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Brandi Key Lasco

Chef Brandi Key Discusses New Culinary Director Role With Lasco Enterprises

Posted: March 13, 2018 at 12:55 pm   /   Chefs You Should Know, Featured, News

When parting ways with Clark Cooper Concepts after eight years in January, chef Brandi Key didn’t publicly discuss her goals or what she was doing next. About two months later, an announcement revealed that she’s the new culinary director for Lasco Enterprises. Lasco Enterprises, named for founder Jerry Lasco, started in Houston. The company owns […]

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