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Virtual Food & Drink Events in Houston: August 26 through 30

POSTED: August 24, 2020 AT 3:16 pm   /   News, Upcoming Events

As Texas battles coronavirus, Houston-area restaurants and bars continue to adapt by utilizing online platforms, such as Zoom, to host virtual cooking classes, wine and spirit tastings, group dinners and more. Several have created recurring events, while others are organizing special virtual occasions. Here is this week’s schedule — which even features a restaurant that […]

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Houston Italian Restaurant Turns to Technology to Bring Winemakers to Town — Virtually

POSTED: May 20, 2020 AT 11:11 am   /   News, Upcoming Events, Wine Tastings

The dining room closures spurred by COVID-19 prompted many Houston restaurateurs and wine bar owners to start thinking of new, creative ideas of what they could do to continue not only serving customers but expanding their culinary worlds and wine knowledge. In the case of ROMA — located in a historic home built in 1939 […]

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Backstreet Cafe Cocktail Dinner Showcases Black Bartenders & Bartending History

POSTED: February 18, 2020 AT 5:32 pm   /   Bars With A Full Menu, News, Upcoming Events

To coincide with Black History Month, Backstreet Cafe is hosting a dinner on February 26 from 7 to 10 p.m. entitled Forgotten Legacy that showcases several notable bartenders in Houston, as well as looks back on black cultural history and contributions to cocktail evolution. The cost is $114.14 per ticket, total (the figure includes tax […]

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