Surprise inside

For Your Next Bash: Smash a Piñata Cake (or Cupcake)

Local bakeries are getting in on this sweet trend.

10/22/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Sweet and Scary

Here's What Wine to Pair with That Halloween Candy

We asked a couple experts what goes best with candy corn, Snickers, and other treats.

10/12/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Nanner Nanner Boo Boo

5 Banana Puddings That Are Sure to Hit the Spot

Indulge yourself in this classic, sweet, and Southern treat.

10/05/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Local Yokels

5 Egg Sandwiches Worthy of Your To-Go Breakfast Binge

From nostalgic diner-style creations to loaded mashups, these are the savory handhelds that get us going.

09/21/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

The Inside Story

A Trip to Crumbville Means Stuffing ... Literally

The Third Ward bakery takes fillings to a whole new level.

08/05/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Fair or Fowl?

Is This Chicken Sandwich a Burger?

At Alfred's, this very Texan delight has us asking some questions.

08/04/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

No Dining In

Blodgett Food Hall in the Third Ward Is a Haven for Ghost Kitchens

A number of well-known and fresh names in Houston food are cooking things up in this new space.

07/30/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Brain Freeze!

22 of Our Favorite Icy Treats Across Houston

These are some of our choices for the best ice cream, raspas, shaved ice, and other cool concoctions around town.

07/30/2020 By Joanna O'Leary and Timothy Malcolm

To Mayo or Not To Mayo?

5 Takeout Spots for Richly Rewarding Lobster Rolls

This New England summertime delicacy can be found at quite a few eateries in town.

07/29/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

You'll Need a Glove

These Boudin Balls Are the Biggest of Them All

We only wish we knew about these orbs from the Stuffed Baked Potato Factory a couple years ago.

07/09/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Fancy a Feast?

Our Favorite Spots for Ethiopian Takeout or Delivery

Don't forget extra injera when ordering at these spots.

07/08/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Gravy Alert

The Food at this New EaDo Deli Is Good and Messy

J's Bodega & Deli sprinkles some enticing items onto an otherwise standard menu.

06/30/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Spill The Beans

6 Local Coffee Shops Making Takeout Easy

From online ordering to maintaining strict safety standards, these cafes are our favorites for to-go.

06/24/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Stay Calm

Stressed? Try This Vegan CBD Chocolate Chip Cookie

There's just a little infusion of hemp-extracted oil in this sweet.

06/17/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Quarancupcake

5 Cookbooks to Get You Baking with the Kids

Is being inside the house getting to you? Take some time to stop and smell the flour.

05/13/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Instacart

5 Dim Sum Spots For Takeout and Delivery

Order like a pro, and get dumpling crazy.

05/12/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Step By Step

6 Kit-style Meals Bringing Fun into the Kitchen

Local restaurants are offering the opportunity to make your own (insert food here).

04/27/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Fulfill That Craving

7 Sweet Stops for Takeout, Curbside Pick-Up

Some of our favorite places to grab a treat for after dinner, after lunch, after ...

04/22/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

The Choco-Tastic Group

5 New Easter Candies to Sweeten Up Your Week

An homage to Prince? Lemon Kit-Kats? What to get ... and not get ... for your basket.

04/06/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Tiny But Terrific

When You Need It, Endearing Bakery Donuts Is There

Take a break from your hipster doughnut plans and grab a quick dozen.

03/13/2020 By Joanna O'Leary