In January 2019 Carmalita's Cuisine took over a neighborhood favorite restaurant in The Heights section of Houston called Dacapo's Pastry Shop. Carmalita's offers organic, gluten-free savory food. Not wanting to disappoint the pastry shop's long time customers, Carmalita's obtained Dacapo's sweet recipes and now offers their cakes, pies and cookies. These treats are not organic or gluten-free. John Batiste, who owns Carmalita's with his wife, Carmalita, shows FOX 26 food segment contributor and food talk radio show host, Cleverley Stone, how to turn a piece of cake and into a festive banana split cake. He also talks about their savory foods and a new meals-to-go program.
Curry Snapper for Caribbean American Heritage Month at Reggae Hut
Chef Tony Davis demonstrates how he makes his Curry Snapper dish at Reggae Hut, located in Houston's Third Ward. The whole cooked red snapper on a plate is an impressive sight and the portion size is large enough for two people. Yanique Rhule tells FOX 26 food segment contributor and food talk radio show host, Cleverley Stone, about events happening at Reggae Hut in June for Caribbean American Heritage Month. And Tony's brother, Marcus Davis, tells us about the restaurant.Read the full article
Reggae Hut Celebrates Caribbean American Heritage Month with Cuban Creole Shrimp Dish
Reggae Hut, located in Houston's Third Ward, serves affordable Caribbean cuisine. In June the restaurant is celebrating Caribbean American Heritage Month. Restaurant owner Marcus Davis tells us about the restaurant and the month-long celebration. Chef Tony Davis, Marcus' brother, shows FOX 26 food segment contributor and food talk radio show host, Cleverley Stone, how to make one of their most popular dishes: Cuban Creole Shrimp.Read the full article
Spicy chicken dip, an affordable all organic and gluten-free dish at Carmalita's Cuisine
Five months ago, husband and wife John and Carmalita Batiste opened a restaurant for the first time, citing a need for healthy and affordable food that tastes good. They took over the Dacapo's Pastry Shop location in The Heights section of Houston. All of their savory dishes are affordable, organic and gluten-free. Carmalita shows FOX 26 food segment contributor and food talk radio show host, Cleverley Stone, how to make a spicy chicken dip with tasty organic rotisserie chicken that is baked in a spicy sauce with cheese and served with gluten-free tortilla chips.Read the full article