Personal Thoughts

This Year's Thanksgiving? Let All the Emotions Fly

What it means to be without many of your loved ones and the traditions that have defined the day.

11/25/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Save me a slice

Order Your Last-Minute Thanksgiving Pies at These 3 Local Shops

It's as easy as ... well ... pie.

11/24/2020 By Brittany Cristiano

Learning and Leading

The PX Project Uses Cooking to Transform the Lives of Its Students While Feeding Houston

The former chef de cuisine at some of Houston's best restaurants is teaching the future while the nonprofit preps for Thanksgiving.

11/24/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Spaced Out

East End Backyard Has the Perfect Outdoor Vibe for Houstonians

A look inside (or maybe outside) Brian Ching's urban playground.

11/24/2020 By Lauro Rojas

"Yum" is the universal language

How People Celebrate the Fall Harvest around the World

With Thanksgiving approaching, we look at how countries across the world give appreciation for their food.

11/23/2020 By Aarohi Sheth

Oh So Cheesy

Food News: Get These New, Gooey Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Plus, a popular wine and whiskey bar has called it quits.

11/23/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Just a Little

Recipes for a Small Thanksgiving Gathering (Maybe 2?)

Since this year has thrown us a curveball, knock it out of the park.

11/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Hop Explosion

Beer News: Spindletap Turns 5 and Brews up a Big IPA

Plus, Baa Baa Brewhouse has a big drop planned for Friday evening.

11/20/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Somm Talk

These French Wines Pair Perfectly with Thanksgiving

Alsace offers a variety of stunning bottles, some found locally, that go great with turkey and more.

11/19/2020 By Justin Vann

Out and About

Main Street Downtown to Close for Cars, Host More Outdoor Dining

A program approved by City Council will change the look of the artery through early 2022.

11/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Swanky

Get a Taste and Lounge at the Highly Anticipated MARCH Restaurant

The newest restaurant from Goodnight Hospitality is offering a holiday escape.

11/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Eat at Home

What We're Ordering Out This Week: Po' Boys and Malaysian Street Food

We've been picking up food from the Blodgett Food Hall a lot lately.

11/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Mangia!

Our 13 Favorite Italian Restaurants in Houston

From richly rewarding pasta plates to big hunks of breaded meat (and a little pizza), here are our favorites.

11/17/2020 Edited by Timothy Malcolm By Houstonia Staff

Go Back to Boston!

It Was a Very 2020 Iron Sommelier Competition

The annual event brings virtual tastings, natural wine, and a surprise winner.

11/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Fresh Out the Oven

Food News: Chef Exits Squable to Bake With The Bread Man

Plus, popular hot dog eatery Good Dog closes its Montrose location.

11/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Inspect these gadgets

The Best Kitchen Gadgets, According to the Professionals

Houston chefs and food professionals recommend their favorites.

11/16/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

2019-20

Rice Village Food Hall Politan Row Shutters

After a strong opening, the hall couldn't rebound from Covid-19 impacts.

11/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

June 27 on November 15

Beer News: It's Time to Celebrate DJ Screw at 8th Wonder

Plus, get ready for Christmas with a market at Saloon Door Brewing.

11/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

You Can Do It!

So You Want to Smoke a Turkey This Thanksgiving

We asked some experts (they run smokehouses) how to do it right this Turkey Day.

11/12/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

What's Your Charity?

Food News: Famous Chef Plays Game Show for Southern Smoke

Plus, a favorite neighborhood restaurant is moving ... just up the street a bit.

11/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm