Leave Happy

Meet the Mixologist: Cody Northcutt, Ritual

From Fuzzy Navels to favorite watering holes, get to know your bartender.

07/10/2017 By Lauro Rojas

Eastward Ho!

Dim Sum With Cocktail Pairings? Yauatcha's Got It

From soup dumplings to "popcorn tea," this tasting is an adventure.

07/05/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Shellfish Shuffle

Hermit Crabs Take the Stage at Little Woodrow's

Little Woodrow's brings a fierce crustacean competition to Katy.

06/29/2017 By Cara Maines

Brew News

4J Brewing Company Is Coming to Spring Branch Soon

The Edwards family will open its neighborhood brewery later this summer.

06/28/2017 By Lauro Rojas

House of Bourbon

Fruity Bourbon Cocktails Are a Focus of Seasons 52's New Cocktail Menu

Seasonal changes mean a smashing set of new drinks.

06/28/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

80 Proof

Steven Soderbergh's Unique New Liquor Debuts in Houston

It's distilled in Bolivia, but we sampled it at Tongue-Cut Sparrow.

06/21/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Brew News

City Acre Brewing Company Preps for One-Year Anniversary

Guests won’t only want to come for the hand-crafted beer—the authentic German cuisine is worth its own celebration too.

06/20/2017 By Allyson Waller

Bold Brews

Brewery Spotlight: Brash Brewing Company

Metallica and Mortal Kombat mean this is more than your average brewery.

06/13/2017 By Lauro Rojas

Shiso Thirsty

Asian Ingredients Get the Spotlight on Izakaya's New Cocktail Menu

From Japanese shochu to Taiwanese whiskey, this is the place to try something new.

06/12/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Making Herstory

Bohème Bar Director Is a Finalist at Tales of the Cocktail Competition

Try the recipe she'll be pouring in New Orleans.

06/09/2017 By Alice Levitt

Shaken, Not Stirred

Meet the Mixologist: Nathan Reffell, Hendricks Gin Associate Brand Ambassador

From daiquiris to favorite watering holes, get to know your bartender.

06/06/2017 By Lauro Rojas

Fitness Friday

Volleyball Is Houston's Newest Drinking Game

If you thought petanque and cornhole were vigorous drinking activities, you ain't seen nothing yet.

06/02/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

CHEERS

Titanium Tequila Offers Houstonians a Quality Local Option

It's made in Jalisco, but this is Houston's only native tequila.

06/01/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Stays Crunchy

Reserve 101 Goes Way Beyond Whiskey With Its New Cocktail Menu

A cocktail flavored with Crunch-Berries-infused milk is just part of the eclectic bill of fare.

05/31/2017 By Nath Pizzolatto

Pour

You Don't Have to Be a Torah Scholar to Enjoy This Synagogue's Beers

Drop the Dos Equis and try a Dos Aleph instead.

05/25/2017 By Alice Levitt

Booze Cruise

The Critic's Notebook: On Drinking

Is restaurant reviewing a road to alcoholism? Not for this critic.

05/17/2017 By Alice Levitt

Just Beet It

Hungry's Upstairs Bar Debuts a New Cocktail Menu and Bar Bites

Looking for your new happy hour destination? This could be the place.

05/10/2017 By Amber Tong

The Tiki Tiki Tiki Room

Howie's Tiki Is a Touch of Hawaii in Spring

Want a drink in a fish bowl or oversized ceramic mug? This is the place.

04/24/2017 By Victoria Haneveer

Well Socialized

The Houston Whiskey Social Is Coming to the HSR Event Center Next Month

Get ready to bond over a Bourbon or Scotch that goes back to World War II.

04/24/2017 By Emily Juhasz