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Anvil Cocktail Class: American Whiskey

Anvil whiskey cocktails (image: cocktailia) Many of us are looking forward to kicking back this weekend. But if you’re planning on going out for a drink Saturday (tomorrow!) night, you might consider dropping by The Pasty War a bit early. Between 4-6P, Bobby Heugel, Alba Huerta, and the rest of the team behind Anvil Bar […]

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Now Open: Hugo Ortega’s “CARACOL”

Ensalada de Pulpo at Caracol Twenty-fourteen promises to be another great year for Houston foodies, with several great restaurants set to open around town in the coming months. That said, many are already hooked on Caracol – a new restaurant by Hugo Ortega that just opened before the New Year. Brothers Hugo & Ruben Ortega […]

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Blacksmith Coffee In Montrose

There are tons of places to get a good cup of coffee, but our recent obsession is actually one of the newest in town. Having opened in January, Blacksmith on Westheimer is already recognized as one of the best coffee houses in the city, winning the favorite of the My Table Houston Culinary Awards and […]

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Day Trips From Houston

One of the nicest aspects about living in Houston is that there is always something going on in and around the city. To celebrate the cooler weather that rolled in over the weekend, we have been thinking of our favorite day-trips to bring in the fall season. Here are three excursions you might consider taking […]

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The Glenlivet “Dram & Discover” Evening of Shirts, Whiskey & Style

Cheers! Last Tuesday evening (3.17.13) the Hamilton Shirt Company hosted an in store event with Glenlivet as part of their “Dram & Discover” series of bringing like minded stylish folks together. Everyone at the event received a behind the scenes tour, had the option to see all our new fall shirts on offer, and taste […]

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Houston Style in New York

A few weeks ago Chef Chris Sheperd from the amazing Houston restaurant Underbelly, sent out a fantastic tweet on his way to The James Beard Awards in New York: …and from the Underbelly facebook page – some visual proof of Houston representing – Chris Sheperd (center) along with Anvil’s Bobby Heugel (l.) and Ryan (r.): […]

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