Tag Archives: culinary

Making Sushi

When I travel to places I’ve never been, one of the things that I like to do is take a cooking class there.  I’ve found them to be not only fun and educational but these classes are a great way … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Riel (Houston, Tx)

Is there a 4 1/2 rating?  There ought to be.  I really struggled with this review because this is the kind of dining that I love and I want the Chef and owners to succeed. We’ll stick with them as … Continue reading

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Safe Travels and Media Control

As Patty and I were preparing to leave for Greece and Turkey a few weeks back, ISIS was a growing concern.  News coverage of beheadings, street protests, Muslim extremists, Syrian refugees and NATO air strikes near the Turkish border all … Continue reading

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Uchi – You Go. Now!

Last week, I had quite possibly the best culinary experience I’ve ever had.  Uchi’s in Houston is an upscale, contemporary, fusion sushi bar and restaurant that serves the kinds of things you see being made on Top Chef and all … Continue reading

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FnB

That’s the name of the restaurant that Patty came up with as she searched for a special place for us to go to while we were in Phoenix.  The restaurant is actually in Scottsdale but no matter, it still proved … Continue reading

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Argentine Cooking Class with Norma

Every place that Patty and I have traveled, we’ve tried to take a cooking class.  Before we left on our trip to Argentina, we looked for ideas and cross checked everything with TripAdvisor.  Time after time, we kept landing on … Continue reading

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Indika Restaurant in Houston

Last week, Patty and I went to Indika, a restaurant on Westheimer near Montrose in Houston that I’m going to have to put at the top of my favorites list.  This is the second time we’ve gone for lunch, and … Continue reading

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