Zoës Kitchen Opens its Doors in Rice Village

HOUSTON – January 21, 2013 - Zoës Kitchen, a popular, Mediterranean-inspired, fast-casual restaurant featuring fresh, savory dishes, is opening its sixth location in Houston. Zoës new restaurant marks the company’s 78th location reaching 13 states. Zoës Kitchen is located in the Rice Village shopping district at 5215 Kelvin Drive. “There has been tremendous growth in Houston

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Cin Chili & Co. Chili Mix Review

Cin Chili's chili mix had me interested from the moment I picked up the package.  The label is unique to say the least, but I'll talk more about that later.  What really had me interested was that this is a product of a two time champion of the CASI International Chili Championship.  As if that


The Bird is the Word – Turkey Cooking Tips

Our friends at Heaven Made Products shared some turkey cooking tips with us, so we're sharing with you! With a few simple tips you can make this Thanksgiving Turkey the best Turkey you have ever cooked. 1. Bring your Turkey or any piece of meat for that matter to "Room Temperature" before cooking. This will

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Houston Margarita Festival Celebrates Local Food and Beverage Scene – Inaugural Event Features Live Music and Local Vendors

This year marks the very first Houston Margarita Festival, which will take place at Discovery Green on October 13, 2012 from 12:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. The event will showcase a wide variety of local Mexican, barbeque, seafood, and Cajun cuisine, as well as an exotic selection of margaritas in Houston. Festival goers will enjoy


Smither Family Kitchen Salsa & Dillapeño Now Available on TexasFood.com

If you are tired of running to the store to replenish your salsa stash, it's time to step up your game to bigger jar. Now available at TexasFood.com, Smither Family Kitchen Salsa and Dillapeño in huge 24oz jars! Salsa: A unique Texas style salsa created out of a passion for our mother's homemade salsa.  Mom

Texas Monthly’s Third Annual BBQ Festival Announced

May 24, 2012—Austin, Texas—Building on the success of its first two BBQ Festivals, Texas Monthly today announced that it will hold its third annual BBQ Festival on September 23 on the City Terrace at the Long Center for the Performing Arts in Austin. Festival attendees will enjoy an afternoon of barbecue sampling, great live music

Food Tours of America Launches Dallas’ First Walking Food Tour

DALLAS, TX (May 19, 2012) - Food Tours of America recently announced the launch of Uptown Dallas' first walking food tour. More than just lunch, Food Tours of America is a complete sightseeing experience. The Uptown Dallas Food Tour offers participants an insider's view of Dallas' most pedestrian-friendly areas with a special focus on the

Wichita Falls Downtown Cajun Festival – May 12, 2012

Are you ready for boiled crawfish and the best Cajun food around? Cajun Fest is full day of music, Cajun and Creole foods, children's activities and all around ragin' Cajun fun!  Downtown Wichita Falls Development and the Elks Lodge #1105 once again put a Texoma twist on The 5th Annual Cajun Festival taking place Saturday,

Tillamook Cheese’s Loaf Love Tour : Houston Burger Week April 28 – May 5

What do you get when you combine chefs like Bryan Caswell and Lance Fegen with Tillamook Cheese?  Some pretty amazing burgers.  To celebrate some of the best burgers in Houston, Tillamook Cheese's Loaf Love Tour has partnered with five local restaurants for Tillamook Burger Week.  During Burger Week, which runs from April 28 - May

Texas Monthly Receives Two National Magazine Award Nominations

Magazine Recognized in General Excellence and Leisure Interests Categories Austin, Texas (April 03, 2012) – The American Society of Magazine Editors (ASME) announced today that Texas Monthly has received two nominations for the 2012 National Magazine Awards. The magazine received nominations for General Excellence and Leisure Interests. Known as the Ellies, the awards will be


The Food Experiments National Tour rolls into Austin for The Taco Experiment

The nation's leading cook-off organization is bringing back celebrity judges, creative food themes and the chance for one local chef to win a trip to Brooklyn. SUNDAY, MARCH 11: noon-3pm The Food Experiments National Tour rolls in to Austin, TX with the Taco Experiment. Judging the experiment will be Addie Broyles, food writer at the


SilverLeaf International now available at TexasFood.com

SilverLeaf International makes a unique, Texas - Italian inspired product line of garlic, jalapeños, olives, and salsa. Not your typical Texas food! You can view the entire product line here: SilverLeaf International SilverLeaf Ghost Pepper Salsa MULTIPE AWARD WINNING  SilverLeaf Medium Garlic Salsa SilverLeaf Hot Garlic Salsa SilverLeaf Fiery Hot Garlic Salsa SilverLeaf Blue Cheese Stuffed


Brooklyn Brewery Food Experiments Begins 2012 National Tour at Fitzgerald’s in Houston on March 4th

Theo Peck and Nick Suarez are excited to present the first ever Houston Beer Experiment, an amateur cook-off involving Houston’s finest, most committed, passionate, and intense home chefs. Dishes will range from the savory to the sweet. You’ll see it all: Beer Braised Bratwurst, Secret Chili Recipes, Beer Soups, Beer-laced bread puddings, Stout milkshakes… Remember


Heaven Made Products It’s Incredible Seasoning Review

I won't even pretend that I'm not at least a little bit skeptical when it comes to products marketed as being: fantastic, wonderful, incredible, or the best.  This was certainly the case when I opened up a package from Heaven Made Products to find a seasoning called "It's Incredible".  What I found out quickly after trying


SuckleBusters Fresh Salsa Fixins Review

I love salsa, fresh, cooked, spicy, mild, it doesn't matter, I love them all.  I've even tried my hand at making salsa, with pretty good results.  The problem I find is that fresh salsa is either a mess to make, or expensive to buy, so I generally will buy a pre-made salsa in a can