The Proof is on the Plate at 60 Degrees Mastercrafted


There’s a recently opened restaurant in River Oaks that’s a must-do, especially if you want to try some of the top-rated steaks in the entire city. Houstonians may be familiar with its chef, Fritz Gitscher, one of a handful of Master Chefs in the entire state. But, there’s PLENTY still to discover about his new spot, 60 Degrees Mastercrafted…



Paradise Found at the All-New Arbor Grill at The Houstonian!

Talk about a stunning new venue to chill out in H-town. It was a year in the making, but the Arbor Grill at The Houstonian is open for business. This takes outdoor dining to new heights! With a connecting walkway that leads to all of the pools on the property, the Arbor Grill is way cool and quite stunning…



Staple Recipes of South Africa at Peli Peli

The beautiful Peli Peli restaurant in Vintage Park is home to some truly awe-inspiring, modern South African cuisine…not to mention one of the most colorful interiors you’ll ever see – an interior that tells a fascinating story.



A Fusion of Flavors at Fish & The Knife

Long awaited Fish & The Knife is not just a sushi bar! Longtime New Orleans Executive Chef Bob Iacovone and Executive Sushi Chef David Kim teamed up to offer Houstonians the experience of “the Big Easy” with Asian flare…



Dreams Do Come True at Drew’s Pastry Place!

Fresh, made-to-order pastries are the name of the game at Drew’s Pastry Place. And so authentic! Owner and Pastry Chef Drew Rogers forked over his recipe for Tiramisu — featured on a recent episode of TLC’s Bakery Boss. High marks for this marvelous dessert…



Tuk Tuk Taproom’s Myanmar (Shan State) Tomato Salad

Tuk Tuk Tap Room dishes are created fresh by Chef David Gilbert with traditional ingredients. In keeping with Asian tradition, they’re meant to be shared. Try this light, airy salad as a side dish to grilled chicken, shrimp or beef skewers. It’s an easy recipe that packs a lot of flavor!



Chill Out with Hugo’s Ice Cream Churros!

Ruben Ortega is known for his churros, which have been featured in Saveur magazine and in Hugo’s cookbook, Hugo Ortega’s Street Food of Mexico. It’s not only a favorite at the restaurant, but at home, too. Ruben sometimes does a twist on the traditional Mexican pastry for his son, by turning it into an ice cream sandwich…



Jump On This Summer Heirloom Salad from Jack Allen’s Kitchen!

Heirloom tomatoes are at their peak right now, meaning it’s time to buy and gobble them up! Goodtaste connected with one of the masters of all that is local, Chef Jack Gilmore, for an ultra-fresh Heirloom Caprese Salad you can make to really shake things up this summer…



The Best Deals on Fine Dining & Wine are at Kris Bistro

Get ready for some of the most affordable fine dining in the city of Houston. Where else can you expect to find a gourmet meal, complete with wine for under $50?! On top of that, I’d venture to say that some of the best new chefs around could be in this kitchen RIGHT NOW!



Lucy’s Fried Chicken’s Famous Sweet Tea Pie

Their name says it all! Crowds are drawn to Lucy’s southern fare, which includes their legendary Sweet Tea Pie. It’s something you’ll only find only on their menu…the perfect summer dessert to “wow” any guests. Try making it yourself, or order a whole pie from the restaurant!



Summertime Drinks with Tanji

Tanji Patton with Goodtaste.tv has whipped up some drinks that are sure to delight your guests this summer. Whether you’re just out drinking on the back porch, or preparing for a wedding, these drinks can get the job done!



Atlanta: The Spence

This is a stop every foodie must make while in Atlanta. The Spence has a big-time chef name behind it. Food Network’s Top Chef contestant, Chef Richard Blaise, has a menu concept that can be felt throughout every dish. It’s a blend of Americana thats menu speaks for itself.



Roswell, GA: Table & Main

At first glance, Roswell might trick you into thinking you’ve stepped into the sister city of Boerne or Gruene. Its hill country charm and boutique shops make it a nice getaway from the busy city. You can spend an entire afternoon walking around and tasting your way through the tiny city!



Buckhead, Atlanta: Stillhouse Craft Burgers & Moonshine

Atlanta is definitely a city that knows its way around kitchen! You’ll find southern charm met with serious chefs that know how to put together a unique menu. Deep in the heart of an area of the city called Buckhead, you’ll find Stillhouse Craft Burgers & Moonshine.


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