Expensive Tastes

Texans Star Justin Reid and Chef Jake Gober Launch Fine Dining Service for Luxe Clientele

The new venture is a private service for athletes and celebrities.

09/07/2021 By Shelby Stewart

So Close

Dawn Burrell Did Houston Proud on Top Chef

The star cook and former Olympian came up short on the finale of the popular competition series.

07/02/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Crabby Business

Top Chef Week 13: How Is Dawn Doing?

Will chef Burrell be in the finale? Just read to find out.

06/25/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Say Cheese

Top Chef Week 12: How Is Dawn Doing?

Chef Burrell channels her Philly roots and ... oh no ... not again ...

06/18/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

A Bonanza

More about Houston's Most Ambitious Food Event This Summer

COMMUNE will bring some of the nation's most exciting chefs to the Bayou City.

06/11/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

What's In the Box?

Top Chef Week 11: How Is Dawn Doing?

Our favorite makes a taste of home, but she also slips up.

06/11/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Food News

Join Top Chef Contestants for Juneteenth Dinner

Plus, get a CBD cocktail at UB Preserv, Georgia James, One Fifth, and the Hay Merchant

06/07/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Not the Mandoline!

Top Chef Week 10: How Is Dawn Doing?

Burrell steps into a starring role ... and it gets crazy.

06/04/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Read This

Top Chef Week 9: How Is Dawn Doing?

The Houston chef has to write a recipe for others. We know something about that.

05/28/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Spoilers!

Sasha Grumman Talks Top Chef: Portland, Her Experience Competing, and Sobriety

The Houston-based talent had a blast while getting plenty of screen time.

05/27/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Uncharted Territory

Justin Yu Chats about Gordon Ramsay and a Refreshed Theodore Rex

The acclaimed chef shows the British celebrity the power of Texas's bounty in the season-three premiere of "Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted."

05/27/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

War Games

Top Chef Week 8: How Are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

It's Restaurant Wars week, and chef Burrell gets in some hot (ham) water.

05/21/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Big Help

Top Chef Week 7: How Are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

In the main competition, it's time to feed frontline workers.

05/14/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Stumping

Top Chef Week 6: How Are Dawn (and Sasha?!) Doing?

Team Texas goes to work in an episode that honors Portland's bounty.

05/07/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Drive In, Drive Out

Top Chef Week 5: How Is Dawn Doing?

The Houston star takes a risk in a high-concept challenge.

04/30/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Knives Up

Top Chef Week 4: How Are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

One Houston chef is on the ropes. The other is settling in just fine.

04/23/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Knives Up

Top Chef Week 3: How Are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

It's a big week for Burrell, who owns her attempt at pan-African cuisine.

04/16/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Sliced and Diced

Top Chef Week 2: How are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

Two Houston cooks are among the contestants on TV's most intense competition.

04/09/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Sliced and Diced

Top Chef Week 1: How are Dawn and Sasha Doing?

Two Houston cooks are among the contestants on TV's most intense competition.

04/02/2021 By Timothy Malcolm

Kitchen Inspiration

What James Beard-Nominated Dawn Burrell Has Learned from Cooking Pioneer Edna Lewis

Read more about this accomplished chef and the connections she's made through her successful career in the kitchen.

02/10/2021 By Timothy Malcolm