Ritual Gets Texas All Right!

Ritual's Red Eye Pork Chop

One of the hottest restaurants in Houston reads like love letter to the Lone Star State! A hearty and engaging dining experience awaits at Ritual; a new neighborhood spot in The Heights carefully crafted to be an expression of Texas…

State Fare Pop Up Dinner at The Compound – 3/28

It’s an alfresco feast for the senses, thanks to the guys behind one of my favorite hot spots right now in Houston, State Fare Kitchen & Bar. Famed Houston restauranteurs Lee Ellis & Jim Mills are taking their culinary talent “on the road to Round Top”…

State Fare eats
Andes Cafe

Andes Café is Authentic as They Come!

A rich, colorful history, along with award-winning dishes, await you at Andes Café! This superb South American kitchen from Chef David Guerrero slings specialty street foods and home cooked meals…

Taste THESE Wines with NYT Eric Asimov, Cheers!

Most intrepid wine enthusiasts have at least one wine hero. Eric Asimov, the wine critic for the New York Times, is one of mine. In this meet up, we discussed getting out of our comfort zones when it comes to drinking wine…

Freedmen's Tri-Tip

Tackle Our Super Bowl Spread!

Get your game face on with our simple Super Bowl spread with zest! A complete meal that includes Chef Hugo Ortega’s famous “Hugo Rita” margarita recipe and a devilish dessert that calls for fan favorite Sriracha sauce…

Where to Dine on Valentine’s!

We’ve compiled a list of romantic restaurants in Houston, Austin, San Antonio & the Hill Country ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day with YOU. Our dining rec’s are rock solid–but these are just to get you started! We’ll be adding more by the day…

Super Bowl Eats in H-Town

Downtown, Uptown, Midtown — H-Town’s restaurants are in the lime light as football fans from around the country pour in. I thought it might be convenient for restaurant gadabouts to have a few of the awesome choices all in one place…

State Fare Frito Pie

Super Bowl Weekend at State Fare!

Forget the diet–at least for a little while! Football fans, the nibbles at the all-new State Fare Kitchen & Bar are phenomenal. Here’s a preview of what to expect come Game Day. We’ve saved you a seat!

Deer Lake Lodge

Cleanse Right From Your Kitchen

Whether your goal in 2017 is to feel better, get healthier or just hit the reset button, one of the best wellness retreats in Texas can happen right from your kitchen. Here’s how with some VERY simple recipes…

H-E-B Houston Wine

Wise Winos Drink Organic!

Cheers to new beginnings with some cool new organic wines you can find at your local H-E-B. These wines are made using organically grown grapes with minimal additives and sulfites in the mix…

H-E-B sparklings

H-E-B Wine Finds: S2E13

A new year is on the horizon! Usher in 2017 with one of these bargain bubbles for my H-E-B Wine Finds of the week!

Tanji’s Takeaway: Croissant French Toast

Cheers to the COOLEST dish for your holiday breakfast or brunch at home. H-E-B Culinary Director Scott Tompkins shows us his technique for achieving his Citrus Spiced Croissant French Toast…

Tanji in the kitchen

Goodtaste with Tanji – Season 2 Episode 13

Delicious comfort food, amazing coffees and more at Greenhouse Craft Food. Then, homestyle Italian from Prego where you’re always part of the family. And, a taste of home at Peggy’s on the Green…

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