On the Table

Say Yes, Please to These Local Goat Cheeses

August is National Goat Cheese Month, and we're celebrating the creamy fromage from local farms.

07/18/2017 By Alice Levitt

Who (Re)Moved My Cheese?

Battle of the Cheese-Filled Snacks

A serious analysis of the newest "cheese"-filled supermarket products.

07/10/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Northern Why

You Can Snack On The Swedish Nightingale at H-E-B

Why are Texas grocery stores selling doughnuts named for a 19th century opera singer?

06/21/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Editor's Picks

The Best Places to Grab a Picnic in Houston

These three meals are already boxed up and ready to eat (in the shade).

06/21/2017 By Alice Levitt

I Like It Raw

The Cookie Dough Café Is Here to Enable Your Secret Shame

What you need when you're not even pretending to make cookies.

06/06/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Candy Mountain

Three Sweet Ways to Celebrate National Candy Month

You'll find everything from vintage treats to global goodies at these sugar stops.

05/25/2017 By Alice Levitt

Breaking Ground

A New 'Urban' H-E-B Is Heading to Washington Avenue

The much-anticipated grocery store will be on the ground floor of a new mixed-use development between Studemont and Heights Boulevard.

05/09/2017 By Roxanna Asgarian

Fifth Quarter

Fearsome Feast: Pepper Pot Soup

How a can of Campbell's soup haunted our dining editor's childhood.

04/27/2017 By Alice Levitt

DIY

Where to Pick Your Own Fruit This Spring

These five farms offer fresh berries for the picking and much more.

03/24/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

Eggomania

The Pleasures of Cheap Caviar

Why economy fish eggs are just as much fun as their expensive counterparts.

02/21/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Stores of Excellence

Tex-Mex Tuesday: Mi Tienda

Eat 'til you drop at this Mexican market.

01/24/2017 By Alice Levitt

From Russia With Love

Rare Foods & Where to Find Them: Golden Grain

Whether you're in search of chocolate matryoshkas, Armenian pomegranate wine or Slavic salami, this is the place.

01/11/2017 By Banzai Aphrodite

Eat Fresh

Star Ingredient of the Season: Bok Choy

How to eat (and buy) the Asian cousin to the cabbage.

01/06/2017 By Victoria Haneveer

Flavor Crunching

What Does Texas Barbecue Taste Like? Ask These Chinese Chips

We bet you can't eat just one of these Chinese Lay's flavors.

01/05/2017 By Alice Levitt

In the Market

Dun Huang Plaza Finally Has the Supermarket It Deserves

Great Wall Supermarket opened December 12 and is already living up to its name.

01/03/2017 By Alice Levitt

Comfort Food

H-E-B Lets You Bring Luby's Mac 'n' Cheese Home

To celebrate the cafeteria's 70th birthday, the grocery chain adds the cult noodles to its frozen food stock.

12/02/2016 By Alice Levitt

Patisserie Bourgeois

The Macarons At Kroger Are Huge and Often Broken

Just don't call them "Parisian Oreos."

10/12/2016 By Joanna O'Leary

Trick or Treat

Ghoulish Glycemic Goodies At Your Grocery Store

Halloween is approaching and you need to be ready with (occasionally) delicious novelty snacks.

10/11/2016 By Joanna O'Leary

Grocery Wars

H-E-B May Move Into the Old Fiesta Spot in the Heights

... if the vote to abolish the area's "dry zone" laws passes in November.

10/07/2016 By Roxanna Asgarian

Beyond the Cart

How to Do Online Grocery Delivery Right in Houston

Which service, if any, is the one for you?

09/30/2016 By Victoria Haneveer