The Urban Harvest Farmers Market has been in operation for ten years. The non-profit organization, Urban Harvest, was started 20 years ago in 1994, but over the past decade, the farmers markets (Saturdays at Eastside and Wednesdays at City Hall) have become the place to buy fresh vegetables, support ... More >>
Earlier this week, we spoke with some Houston chefs about their Thanksgiving preparation and cooking advice. Today, the chefs share with us what they are making for Thanksgiving this year, whether they are planning to spend the holiday at home or in the kitchens of their restaurants.
Thanksgiving is a national day of cooking and eating until you're completely stuffed...then eating some more. For those in the culinary profession, Thanksgiving is a little different than it is for the rest of the country. Some spend the entire day cooking in the kitchen of their restaurant; some en ... More >>
This is the third part of a three part Chef Chat series. If you missed our previous posts, you can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. This week, Dylan Murray of Local Foods and Benjy's has been talking about how he wants to help Houstonians eat better. We found out about his trips to the farmer's ma ... More >>
This is Part 2 of a three part Chef Chat series. You can read Part 1 here and Part 3 Friday. Yesterday, we chatted with Dylan Murray, the chef-partner of Local Foods and Benjy's, about his role in the organization, and his commitment to promoting healthier eating habits. Today, Murray talks menus a ... More >>
This is the first part of a three-part chef chat series. Check back with us on Thursday and Friday for the second and third installment of this series. Dylan Murray is eating a colorful salad from a huge stainless steel bowl. A jumble of vibrantly colored vegetables -- radicchio, kale, nuts, and mo ... More >>
Houston's top 10 versions.
We're tackling the city's neighborhoods one by one now that the Best of Houston issue is out. First was Montrose, then the Heights and now Rice Village, an area that's absolutely saturated with great restaurants. One of the best things about the saturation in Rice Village is how easy it is to park ... More >>
The second benjy's location serves low-key local foods.
Photo by Carbon NYCThanksgiving: A day to gather with your loved ones and give thanks? Or a day to display your culinary prowess to friends and family? Increasingly, the emphasis has been on the latter in the past few years, as people try to dress up the traditional Thanksgiving spread and im ... More >>
Saint Patrick's day is right around the corner. And whether you're going to drown yourself in a vat of green beer this Saturday or wait like a proper Irish-wannabe until next Wednesday itself for your corned beef and hash fix, we've put together a guide to all the best St. Paddy's events, par ... More >>
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Saba Blue Water Cafe
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Saba Blue Water Cafe serves up exciting dinners -- and boring lunches
Saba chef Dylan Murray returns home to add even more spice to Houston's restaurant scene