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Belgian cuisine doesn’t have to be mussels bound

To the casual observer of lesser-known international cuisines, Belgian food might appear to consist of beer, “french” fries, chocolate, and more beer. Actually you wouldn’t be that far off. Maredsous 8 beer at Jeannine’s Bistro Belgian beer is consistently heralded … Continue reading

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Cafe Montrose: Pulling mussels from a shell

That perennial understudy of Gulf Coast seafood, the lowly mussel, takes center stage at Cafe Montrose and turns in a command performance. Pity the poor Texas mussel. Constantly playing second-fiddle to other more popular molluscs like clams and oysters, not … Continue reading

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