Status Report

A New Menu from a Top Chef Isn't All That's Changed at Plonk

Chef Casey Thompson is shaking things up at the Oak Forest wine bar.

05/19/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Cheap Dates

Happy Hour of the Week: North Italia

Where $20 will get you a pizza and a bottle—yes, a bottle—of wine.

04/16/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

One Night Only

Charivari Rings In Spring with Spargel and Riesling

Chef Johann Schuster will highlight white asparagus and German Riesling at a special, one-off dinner.

04/14/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Sip and Learn

Brush Up on Your Wine Knowledge at Camerata

The Montrose wine bar is starting up its wine class series once again.

03/18/2015 By Phaedra Cook

Off the Path

8 Reasons You Should Visit Georgia and Armenia

Luxury on the cheap, fascinating history, skiing and more

03/02/2015 By Bill Wiatrak

Get Your Tickets!

Head Up 290 to the Austin Food + Wine Festival

A monster event right up the road

02/19/2015 By Catherine Matusow

Coming Soon

The Sugar Land Wine & Food Affair Goes Around the World

Over 2,600 bottles of wine and 10,000 guests are expected at this year's food-fest.

02/09/2015 By Kayla Stewart

Wine

8 Romantic Wine Pairings for Valentine’s Day

These classic wine pairings are, well, made for each other.

02/04/2015 By Jeremy Parzen

Best Bars 2014

Where to Drink Wine in Houston

You've heard of heavy hitters? How about heavy pourers—four to be exact?

11/30/2014 Edited by Katharine Shilcutt By Dan Derozier, Catherine Matusow, Chris Abshire, and Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Best of Houstonia

The Best Bars in Houston

Behold: the 10 best bars in all of Houstonia, plus 27 more definitive drinkeries in eight categories.

11/30/2014 Edited by Katharine Shilcutt By Dan Derozier, Catherine Matusow, Chris Abshire, and Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Cold-Weather Cuisine

Prepare to Pair and Share at The Tasting Room

Come see what The Tasting Room is cooking up in its new pizza oven.

11/19/2014 By Natalie Harms

Wine Down

Red or White for Turkey Day?

Head to the Thanksgiving food and wine pairing at French Country Wines to find the best bottle for you (and your guests).

11/14/2014 By Wendy Cawthon

Wine

The Golden Age of Houston’s Wine Scene

How Houston has quietly become one of the world’s great wine cities.

09/30/2014 By Jeremy Parzen

In and Out

The Opening and Closing of the Week: Sep. 13-19

Drinking in high cotton

09/19/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

New & Notable

Wonderful Wines at Table on Post Oak

An eccentric wine list sets this Galleria-area restaurant apart.

08/05/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Editor’s Picks

Houston’s Finest Wine Lists

It doesn’t matter if you’re a connoisseur or just a budding oenophile—if you like wine, here’s where you should be drinking it.

07/22/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Wine

A Beginner’s Guide to Bandol Rosé

Rosé wines from a French sister city pair wonderfully with our seafood (and our climate).

06/30/2014 By Jeremy Parzen

52 Road Trips

5 Girls’ Weekends for You and Your Friends

Grab the girls, get the car, and go off on one of our glorious, glamorous girls’ getaways!

04/30/2014 By Catherine Matusow

52 Road Trips

Road Trips for Food Lovers

Natchez, Mississippi, its beautiful antebellum architecture, and its deep Southern cooking are just a drive away. Plus: wineries, seafood, farm-fresh cooking, and more.

04/30/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Post-Mortem

Recap: Sugar Land Wine & Food Festival

There's plenty of room for improvement.

04/30/2014 By Phaedra Cook