The best of continental cuisine all in one beautiful, good mix.
Johan Schuster Charivari Restaurant 2521 Bagby 713-521-7231 www.charivarirest.com This is Part 2 in a three part Chef Chat series. You can read Parts 1 here and Part 3 in this same space on Friday. EOW: When did you start cooking? JS: I've been doing this for 34 years. We were three brothers ... More >>
Johan Schuster Charivari Restaurant 2521 Bagby 713-521-7231 www.charivarirest.com This is Part 1 in a three part Chef Chat series. Look for Parts 2 and 3 in this same space on Thursday and Friday. Fifteen years ago, Transylvania-born chef Johan Schuster decided to leave Europe to open a restaur ... More >>
Whatcha doing tonight? Nothing? Well, now you're doing something: coming to the Houston Press Craft Beer Hoppy Hour at MKT Bar inside Phoenicia. Hoppy Hour kicks off at 4 p.m. and runs through 7 p.m., featuring beers from Buffalo Bayou Brewing Co. and food to go with it. Flights are $7 and come with ... More >>
Berkshire pork.Located in a strip center directly behind the Spec's Warehouse on Smith in Midtown, Charivari serves a mix of European food that runs the gamut from Russia, to France, to every cuisine in between (including black bear), all served in a dining room fit for European royalty. Wit ... More >>
DynCorp: WikiLeaks is not kindAnother international conflict, another horrific taxpayer-funded sex scandal for DynCorp, the private security contractor tasked with training the Afghan police. While the company is officially based in the DC area, most of its business is managed on a satelli ... More >>
White-nationalist reads in the United States and Europe reflect anti-migrant hatred in a grim economy.
Home is where the heart - and pasta - is
Apollo 13's famous failed mission sparked this Romanian artist's imagination
It depends what the meaning of "conscience" is in Police, Adjective, a seriously black cop comedy.
Wendy Watriss, artistic director for FotoFest, sums up the "International Discoveries II" exhibit nicely: "It forces our attention on the single image, an object or a single moment in life," she says. "Against the currents of instant replay and digital animations, "International Dis ... More >>
When I wrote about mustard recently, I got so many interesting recommendations that I went out and bought a bunch. Some of the tastiest mustards I tried were imported. Here are my current top five imported mustards: 5. Maille Dijon Originale (Canada) Good mustard seed, excellent vinegar, a ... More >>
Chopteeth live at Washington D.C.'s Black Cat Photo by C.L. Kunst Chopteeth Afro-Funk Big Band (Grigri Discs) www.chopteeth.com People deal with grief in various ways - some go out and get drunk,while others might take a trip in order to "clear the air" while attempting to deal with the pain. Qu ... More >>
Master of Metal
One very bad day in Ceausescu's Romania
Coppola romanticizes his source material
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For Argentine director Daniel Burman, life is a movie
Clint Eastwood is not done yet
A conversation with director James Longley
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Cold Mountain sets the new standard for Civil War drama on-screen
Sunday, November 11
Somehow a restaurant from the Black Forest finds its way to Midtown
Dismembered bodies. Gold booty and an ex-con's grudge. A trial rips into the mysteries of the disappearance of atheist icon Madalyn Murray O'Hair.
Train beats the earlier holocaust film's humor and horror
UT researcher heads studies and a program attacking violence
Gadjo Dilo dances with dark tragedy and humor
September 17 - 23, 1998
East Side Story explores Soviet musicals. Yes, musicals.
Once groundbreaking, this year's FotoFest just tilled old soil