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Jim Sherman

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    This Week In Food Blogs

    29-95: This week, take a trip out to Marfa with J.C. Reid, who heads to far west Texas in search of a Tex-Mex item rarely found this far east. What is it? The "elusive flat enchilada," which sees tortillas and cheese stacked lasagna style and then baked before being topped with a fried egg. Looking ... More >>

  • News

    July 22, 2010

    On the Search

    Readers respond to the "World's Dumbest Child Pornographer."

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    Broccoli Rabe ala Robb

    ​I sautéed thin slices of leftover barbecue sausage with some garlic in a lot of olive oil and then chopped up this six-ounce bunch of broccoli rabe and tossed it with sausage and covered it. Then I mixed the sausage and greens with two cups of cooked macaroni and hit it with some parmesan. I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    My Organic Dirt Patch: Egyptian Onions

    ​I finally got some greenery into my new organic garden by transplanting some Egyptian onions. Jim Sherman had too many of them in one of his gardens, so he gladly gave me some. Egyptian onions are more or less idiot-proof, which makes them perfect for a neophyte gardener such as me. They are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2009

    Urban Gardening: My Organic Dirt Patch

    ​Inspired by the incredible urban gardens Jim Sherman tends in the Fifth Ward, I decided to take a shot at the urban gardening thing myself. ​ So I went to Wabash Feed Store and bought some dirt and some locally made organic fertilizer. San Jacinto Environmental Supplies on 34th St. make ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    Urban Gardening: Deer Tongues and Kumquats

    ​I had one of the best salads in recent memory yesterday. Urban gardening expert Jim Sherman cut a bunch of greens and herbs from one of his demonstration gardens in the Fifth Ward and filled up a plastic shopping bag for me. I took the fresh greens home and tossed them with a simple mustard v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    Torta Trend: We Call Dibs

    Photo by dalboz17A recent item in Details magazine declared the torta the next trendy sandwich, following on the heels of the banh minh and before that, the panini. The article continued with the best places to get one, and drew attention to a sandwich in Oregon made with ciabatta. Newsflash, Yankee ... More >>

  • Dining

    February 19, 2009
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    February 4, 2009

    The Roosevelt Special at the Original in Fort Worth

    Commenting on the Palmetto Inn's Number #10 Dinner, a plate of cheese enchiladas with chili and queso Jim Sherman wrote: "Needs a sunnyside-up fried egg on top!" That reminded me of another famous Tex-Mex dish--the "Roosevelt Special" at the Original Mexican Eats Café on Camp Bowie Boulevard in F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Recession Recipes: Bread and Butter Jalapeños

    Our pickled pequin post drew a comment from Jim Sherman, a regular reader who said: "I don't bother with heat when pickling peppers. When I pickle just about anything except radish or carrot, I do soak the veggies overnight in a Kosher brine to draw out as much water as possible, and then dump the ... More >>

  • Music

    June 12, 2008

    Juneteenth Revisited

    Two arts organizations attempt a new spin on an old event

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2007
  • Music

    November 16, 2006

    Fight the Power

    Could there be a fun, pro-music political action committee in Houston? Why the hell not?

  • Music

    August 28, 2003

    Good Riddance to Bad Rubbish

    Roy Ames, child pornographer and record producer, dies at 66

  • News

    March 27, 1997
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    February 6, 1997
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    January 23, 1997
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    September 12, 1996
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    September 5, 1996
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    August 29, 1996
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    July 18, 1996
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    July 4, 1996
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    June 20, 1996
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    June 13, 1996
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    May 9, 1996
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    April 18, 1996

    Time to Sow

    A man named Verious plants a seed, and a vision takes root in the Third Ward

  • Music

    April 18, 1996
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    April 11, 1996
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    April 4, 1996
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    February 15, 1996
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    August 17, 1995
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    July 20, 1995
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    July 13, 1995
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    June 22, 1995
  • Dining

    June 8, 1995

    Critic's Choice

    Listen to the Quiet (and Loud)

  • News

    May 25, 1995
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    May 11, 1995
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    May 4, 1995
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    March 16, 1995
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    March 2, 1995
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    January 5, 1995
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    December 15, 1994
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    December 8, 1994
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    December 1, 1994
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    November 24, 1994
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    October 6, 1994
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    September 15, 1994
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    September 1, 1994

    Juicy Stuff

    Ames gets sued; the Juice -- Brutal and O.J.-- take to vinyl

  • Music

    March 3, 1994
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    December 9, 1993
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