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Get a Leg Up on Lamb (recipe)

By Robin Barr Sussman Springtime means glorious weather, a fresh new bundle of produce and lamb. For those of you who are a bit sheepish about the best way to cook this sweetly fragrant, earthy-flavored "other red meat," here are three lamb recipes from local restaurants. Get cooking, chop chop! ...


Meatless Monday: Digging Texas Creole at Brennan's

By Megha Tejpal  3/28/2016 at 11:33 a.m. Thank outside the vegetable plate with a vegetarian prix-fixe menu at Brennan's.  Brennan's may be known for its turtle soup, but we think the meatless honey butternut squash soup is just as attractive. A Steakhouse's Dreaded Seasonal Vegetable Plate is perhaps every vegetarian's worst ...


Houston’s So Raw: The 10 Best Restaurants for Raw Seafood

By Phaedra Cook Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 7:22 a.m. As Houston diners have become more sophisticated, so have their tastes. Just 30 years ago, sushi was regarded as adventurous and the vast majority of available oysters were the big, nonspecific ones from the Gulf. Thanks to the educational efforts ...


Texas Creole Crawfish Boil - Brennan's of houston

The Goods 40 lbs. sack of live crawfish 8 ears of corn (halved) 24 red creamer potatoes, whole 2 lbs. smoked sausage, cut up The Flavor 1/2 head of celery, diced medium 4 heads of garlic (tops cut) 6 lemons, halved 4 large onions, quartered 2 lbs. crimini mushrooms, whole ...


10 BEST RESTAURANTS FOR ADULT BIRTHDAYS IN HOUSTON

By Phaedra Cook Wednesday, January 27, 2016 First off, this is a list for adult birthdays, not kid birthdays, because once you pass a certain age, you need more in your life than bad pizza, ball pits and giant mice. You need food, booze, cake, glamour and feeling like a ...