Yearly archive for 2016

Turkey Poll: How are you cooking your bird this year?

How are you cooking your Thanksgiving turkey? Twitter Choose your answer below * Oven Roasted Deep Fried Grilled Other Name * First and Last Name Email *Read more

Turkey Poll: Favorite Thanksgiving Side Dish

What is your favorite Thanksgiving side dish? Twitter Check your favorite from the list below: * Brussels Sprouts Cranberry Sauce Green Bean Casserole Mashed Potatoes Sweet Potato Casserole Stuffing Other Name * First and Last Name Email *Read more

‘Tis the season for gift kits!

Texas Grilling Sauce Kit $24.00 Add to cart Texas Dry Spice Kit $18.00 Add to cart At The Texas Gourmet we make holiday shopping real simple. Our gift kits are the perfect gift to please anyone's palate! Choose from the Texas Grilling Sauce sampler, the Jelly Sampler,Read more

Recipe of the Week: Cream of Poblano Soup

SERVES: 5 to 6 INGREDIENTS 4 Tbsp Butter 1/2 Cup All Purpose Flour 1 Qt Half And Half 2 Cups Whole Milk 3 Cups Chicken Broth 1 Tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil 3 Cloves Garlic 2 Tbsp Fresh Cilantro 1/2 Cup Carrots -Chopped 1 Stalk Celery-Chopped 1Read more

Limited Edition Pumpkin Harvest Salsa just in time for fall!

Our Limited Edition Pumpkin Harvest Salsa is a special fall treat not to miss! We hand-crafted this delectable salsa out of all of the great flavors of fall… Tomato Sauce Tomatoes Tomatillos Pumpkin Water Onion Serrano Pepper Garlic Brown Sugar Apple Cider Vinegar Guajillo Paste Chile PequinRead more

Recipe of the Week: Shrimp and Swiss Chard Pasta

YIELD​ Serves 4 to 6 INGREDIENTS 1⁄4 cup Butter melted 3 teaspoons olive oil (for the sauté) 4 tbsp. olive oil (for the roux) 8 oz. mushrooms­ (baby portabellas) 2 cloves garlic minced 1 jalapeno stemmed, seeded and sliced 1⁄4 cup green onion sliced 1⁄2 teaspoon thymeRead more

The perfect October weekend: hunting, fishing, scarecrows, and pumpkins.

It's shaping up to be a great weekend over at The Texas Gourmet! Today and tomorrow we'll be hunting and fishing with old friends and a new dog. We'll be cooking for the crew, using plenty of Pumpkin Harvest Salsa in the spirit of Harvest Season! ThenRead more

Grill Your Ace Off with The Texas Gourmet!

Come on down and join The Texas Gourmet for Grill Your Ace Off at Cypress Ace Hardware & Feed on Saturday, October 15, 2016 for a grilling cook-off fundraiser to support Children's Miracle Network. It's good cookin' for a great cause – we'll see you there!Read more

Celebrate with us at the iBurn Birthday Bash!

This is one party that can’t be missed! Come out and celebrate iBurn’s 3rd birthday with The Texas Gourmet this Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM at iBurn (4227 Bellaire Boulevard in Houston, TX 77025). This family-friendly block party will have food, drinks,Read more

Recipe of the Week: Hunters Quick Dirty Rice

This recipe for "dirty rice" is a great side dish for fall meals, and it’s delicious all on its own! INGREDIENTS 2 Cups minute style rice 1 Can chicken broth 1 Cup water 1 Green onion chopped well 1 T. Sidewinder Searing Spice 4 oz. Breakfast panRead more

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