Category Archives: houston

The Hay Merchant: Craft beer, Food, and Sports

Describing The Hay Merchant to anyone that has never been there will make it sound like a cheesy sports bar, but thankfully this Westheimer mainstay is anything but. Does it…

Donut Chain Threatens Houston BBQ Joint

Brooks’ Place owner being threatened by Dunkin Donuts   Trent Brooks, owner of Brooks’ Place in Cypress, Texas, has gone to social media to express recent frustrations over Dunkin Donuts….

Saint Arnold Brewery Celebrates 21st Birthday!

The original plan for Saint Arnold’s 21st birthday coincided with Houston’s Free Press Music Fest, so the brewery decided to change its original concept as to not compete with the…

Is Houston the new BBQ capital of Texas?

he Houston BBQ Festival is an opportunity for Houston-area pitmasters to showcase their talents to a wide range of barbecue fans. Though not a barbecue competition, the festival definitely brought…

2015 Houston Barbecue Festival

On April 26th, the 3rd annual Houston Barbecue Festival will kick off at Houston’s NRG park.  Unlike some other bbq festivals, Houston’s will feature local favorites, with one exception: guest…

2015 Houston Firkin Fest Brewery Details

On March 26th, 2015 from 2-6pm, fans of Texas beer can visit Hennessy Park in Houston for an abundant selection of cask conditioned beers from some of the top beer…

Karbach Brewing’s Love Street Now Available Year Round

Houston’s Karbach Brewing Co. took to social media to announce its Kolsch style blond, Love Street, will no longer be seasonal-only. The background for Love Street from the Karbach website:…

Karbach Brewing Co. Announces New Seasonal Beer

The Texas Alcohol & Beverage Commission provides a public record with all information in regard to beer and liquor being sold in Texas.  The neat thing for fans of beer…

Upcoming Real Ale Brewing Events, Spring 2015

With the introduction of new packaging, Real Ale Brewing Co. is hitting the roads to spread the word about its products and share the love with some swag. TAP TAKEOVER…

Karbach Brewing Co. Is Hiring

Part of the growing pains include finding additional staff to accommodate the growing crowds.  Karbach Brewing Company has been slated as one of the fastest growing breweries in the U.S.,…

Killen’s Barbecue Visit Recap

The front page of the Killen’s Barbecue website has this paragraph: Have you ever eaten something that is so delicious and flavorful that you couldn’t quit gorging yourself, you just…

Fort Bend Brewing Company Ceases Operations

During the Super Bowl there was an ad from a major beer manufacturer that seemed to have poked fun at the craft beer industry.  Well, it didn’t have the affect…