Good Eats

November's CultureMap editorial special series is all about food. We'll take an in-depth look at the many diverse and outstanding restaurants in Houston and visit the home kitchens of some of the city's best cooks. We'll examine how Houston transformed itself from a strictly meat-and-potatoes town into one of the nation's most culinarily-diverse cities. We'll also offer a guide to eating at both ends of the financial spectrum with tips on where to go for great meals for under $10 and where to eat and what to order when money is no object. And what would a guide to good eats be in November without a tribute to Thanksgiving? Our experts talk about their best Turkey Day meal (both meat and meatless) and offer tips on how to make this year's feast extra special.

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The British are coming! Oh. Wait. They’re already here

By Marene Gustin - November 9th, 2010

Who says British food is boring? I mean, the dishes have names like bangers and mash and spotted dick. No, I don’t want to know what that is. But how is that boring, when you can have hours of fun just ...

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Going to cocktail school with Evan Turner: Your dinner party musts

By Sarah Rufca - November 3rd, 2010

Branch Water Tavern's Evan Turner knows how to throw a great party — and now he's spilling all his secrets.