Take yourself to a meal you won’t forget! If you’re in Houston, you’re in luck! Press play to get more details on where to dine, plus new wine pairings to celebrate.
It’s a rare occasion for most of us to drink the world’s finest champagne–Cristal, a second growth Bordeaux and one of Napa’s most highly respected wines all in one night. In fact, it would be the ultimate holiday gift to one’s self if you’re a true wine lover at heart.
Another trendy dining spot is now among the cluster of eateries at West Ave. Trenza. Hip, outgoing, vivacious and oozing with all kinds of talent– just a few of the adjectives that aptly describe chef/owner Susie Jimenez. The food is a modern fusion of Latin and Asian with the emphasis on Latin…
Open your imagination at Masraff’s in Uptown: consistently one of the highest rated restaurants in all of Houston. I love this place! Sommelier Ben Roberts recently shared some of his picks for winter cocktails that really wow this holiday season…plus five-star fare to pair with.
Having recently returned to H-Town from exploring wines in France, I was still craving all things French like French food and definitely a glass of dry Rosé wine. So, possibly the next best thing, we popped into a little French bistro in Uptown Plaza for lunch recently named Etoile. This was my second visit to Etoile. The first visit when the restaurant opened about 9 months ago was good, but I don’t recall being blown away. I am now.
Masraff’s incredible food, wonderful wines and unbelievable giveaways from Trellis Spa, Tootsies, Olivette, Uchi, Claudia Lobao, H-E-B and tons more all made for a fabulous Goodtaste Girls’ Night Out in Uptown. The shopping from our amazing vendors was the BEST, and it was a great opportunity to hang out with good friends and meet new ones.
Soak up the sexy atmosphere at what’s consistently ranked as one of Houston’s top restaurants — Masraff’s on the Boulevard. Masraff’s continues to be one of my favorite restaurants in Houston. Watch for their fabulous wine dinners! A recent gathering saw a multi-course meal with Darioush wines and Darioush Khaledi himself!
It’s no wonder the world’s most knowledgeable wine connoisseurs are captivated by Bordeaux. Sure, to command the sometimes outrageous prices there’s some hype. With wine there always is, but Bordeaux wines are the standard and have been for centuries, especially when it comes to pairing with food.