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New cocktail bar, Houston's cost of living and hot restaurant openings lead the week's top stories

New cocktail bar, Houston's cost of living lead the week's top stories

Canard Lyan and Unicorn cocktail
Leslie Ross' Lyan and the Unicorn cocktail is just one of the offerings from her upcoming bar, Canard. Photo by Kirsten Gilliam
Houston skyline with buildings day
A new report indicates that living comfortably in Houston is relatively cheap compared to other cities. EverydayHoustonHomes.com
The Bruno pizza at Cane Rosso in Fairview
Cane Rosso's rigorously authentic pizzas are coming to The Heights in 2016. Cane Rosso Fairview/Facebook
Gaido's Galveston exterior
Major changes have come to the kitchen at Gaido's in Galveston. Courtesy photo
Gelazzi Connie's pizza
Chicago-style deep dish comes to The Heights at Gelazzi. Courtesy photo
Canard Lyan and Unicorn cocktail
Houston skyline with buildings day
The Bruno pizza at Cane Rosso in Fairview
Gaido's Galveston exterior
Gelazzi Connie's pizza

Editor's note: It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:

1. Restaurant group reveals plans to open ambitious cocktail bar that's just duckyTreadsack, the Heights-based restaurant group that opened Johnny's Gold Brick, Hunky Dory, Foreign Correspondents and Bernadine's last year, has an exciting cocktail bar in the works for 2016.

2. How much salary do you need to live comfortably in Houston? You'd be surprised. A recent report from Finder looked at 78 U.S. cities to determine what income level is required to live comfortably in that area.

3. Houston's 10 most-anticipated bar and restaurant openings of winter 2016 see out of towners arrive and locals expand. Get the inside scoop on the hot bars and restaurants that Houstonians will be talking about this year. 

4. Classic Galveston restaurant shakes up chef roster, death knell for private club. Find out more about the recent changes made in the kitchen at one of Texas's most iconic restaurants.

5. Heights gelato shop partners with top Chicago pizzeria to import authentic deep-dish delights. The popular gelato shop Gelazzi is broadening their horizons by serving up tasty and authentic Chicago-style pizzas.