Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Torta la Rusa and Flautas


Pierna Ahumado, Chorizo, Jamon, Pina y Queso Derretido; also included lettuce, tomato, avocado and crema.

3 Flautas con lechuga, tomate, queso fresco, y crema, rellenos de tinga o papa

from Antojos Locos, 11861 S. Sam Houston Parkway W, @ W. Bellfort Ave (faces W. Bellfort)

website is inactive; pictures of menu are available in the Yelp gallery.

Friday, August 21, 2020

Chili with hand cut chips


House made chili (minced beef) with red onions (minced) and cheese, with fresh cooked, hand cut potato chips (less than half the amount served)

From Tapester's Grill

Smothered Chicken Breast, Rice Pilaf and Grilled Squash

Grilled Chicken Breast topped with sauteed mushrooms, onions and mozzarella with rice pilaf and grilled squash From Tapester's Grill

Schezwan Fried Rice, Samosa, Chappati, and Chai


(Very) spicy Schezwan Chicken Fried Rice, Aloo Samosa, Chappati and chutney, plus Chai

From Hyderabadi Chai and Grill
11583 S. Wilcrest (across from Lopez Mexican)

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Tamal Azteca

Vegetarian Layered Tortilla Casserole - prepared by the kitchen at James Beard award winning chef Hugo Ortega's Hugo's restaurant -  purchased in the Meal Simple department of HEB's Bellaire Market to heat and serve at home.  The dish is listed on Hugo's in-house menu.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Texas Gumbo

George & Rubie's Texas Gumbo - a gumbo based on; charros and Tejano rice instead of roux, with smoked jalapeno sausage, diced chicken, shrimp and crawfish, plus onions, jalapenos, etc.

Made exclusively for HEB, available in the frozen foods sections.  Packaged like a casserole but it's a soup.  The company lists a Webster PO Box.

Surprisingly spicy for a supermarket frozen entree.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Soup and Sandwich

Thai Chicken Soup, cup

Chopped Ribeye Ban Mi - with jalapenos, pickled carrots, cilantro, garlic aioli, soy sauce and cucumber

@Roostar Vietnamese Grill,  Galleria