« Back to article: Houston superstar chef Chris Shepherd's first book teaches you to cook like a local

Chris Shepherd crawfish
Shepherd had tossed around the idea of a cookbook for years.  Photo by Julie Soefer
Chris Shepherd barbecue blue crab
Locals can serve up dishes like Shepherd's barbecue blue crab.  Photo by Julie Soefer
Chris Shepherd Cook like a Local book cover
Shepherd says Houston's flavors are "America's flavors now." Photo by Julie Soefer