30 days ago | Booze
When I first heard of Herman Marshall whiskey, I assumed, as with so many of the American whiskeys and bourbons I've tried and seen, that it was named after an ancient founder of the company, a master distiller from generations past, or a similar ...
1 month ago | Bar Beat
Dan Garrison, founder of Garrison Brothers bourbon distillery, would tell you himself that Mike Raymond and Reserve 101 were instrumental in helping him launch his company in the Houston market. What Raymond described as their "budding bromance" h...
Whole Foods Post Oak Continues to Produce Quality in Its Beer Dinner Series, Though With Some Growing Pains
I attended and wrote about the first in the monthly Beer Dinner series at the Whole Foods Market Post Oak location, where the WFM Brewery is located. WFM Brewmaster Dave Ohmer and Post Oak Executive Chef Josh Shobe collaborated for a five-course m...
Another Texas brewery has just arrived on shelves in Houston. San Antonio's Freetail Brewing Company just shipped its first round of beers to Houston, thanks to a new distribution deal. Freetail Brewing Co. has been in existence since 2008, but it...
Real Ale Brewing Company, based in Blanco, Texas, has been a mainstay of the Texas craft beer scene since it opened in 1996. Longtime craft beer drinkers will recognize the familiar old-timey photos on the labels of Real Ale's oldest brews, or the...
2 months ago | Bar Beat
Local Pour, the Hospitality USA (Baker St. Pub and Grill, Sherlock's) establishment focused on local food and drink, opened a second location in the Woodlands at 1900 Hughes Landing this Wednesday with a contest giving its Facebook fans the chance...