Cuc is a freelance food writer and local pop-up chef. She enjoys teaching cooking classes and hosting dinner parties when she is not writing.
4 days ago | Restaurant News
Critically-acclaimed steakhouse Doris Metropolitan is bringing its elegance to the former Triniti space at 2815 South Shepherd later this year. The restaurant is known for its in-house butchery, dry aged meats, and Israeli-inspired side items. Acc...
6 days ago | Here, Eat This
I get asked all the time about where to find the best Vietnamese food in Houston. How do I pick just one place? As of the 2010 Census, Houston is home to over 35,000 Vietnamese Americans, making it the fourth largest Vietnamese community in the co...
11 days ago | Restaurant News
CultureMap Houston’s Eric Sandler caught up with Wayne Mueller about his plans for Louie Mueller Barbecue in Houston. Mueller told Sandler that he is now looking at locations a bit further west, like the Energy Corridor, rather than the original p...
13 days ago | Restaurant Reviews
Off the beaten path near the turn on Dacoma and Highway 290, where the roads seem to be stuck in construction-purgatory, is a pretty typical shopping center complete with a massage parlor, print shop and a couple of restaurants. Back towards the e...
14 days ago | Special Events
On April 10, Peli Peli hosted its first ever Chef Collaboration Pop-up Dinner with chefs Paul Friedman (of Peli Peli) and Richard Knight (formerly of Hunky Dory and Feast) at the Galleria location. A portion of the proceeds are committed to Heifer...
14 days ago | Restaurant Reviews
Five pieces of fried chicken, glistening with a spicy red glaze and sprinkled with sesame seeds, arrive piping hot with cubes of pickled daikon and a side of french fries. At Lim’s Chicken, the chicken is dipped in a bath of hot oil twice, which l...