Editor’s note: It’s time to summarize the top stories of the past week on CultureMap.
1. Houston’s Chopped Champion opens a decadent new burger joint in Katy. It’s possible to get a simple cheeseburger at Craft Burger, but the restaurant is known for its more creative offerings.
2. Houston Restaurant America can’t afford to lose, according to Esquire. Food and Beverage Editor Jeff Gordinier recognizes Huynh for his signature goi vit (duck and herb salad).
3. These 4 Houstonians benefit from Forbes’ list of the richest American families. A collective net worth of $ 22 billion makes the Duncans America the 11th richest family.
4th The popular bagel shop in Houston opens its second location in Bellaire. The newly opened bagel bakery offers a selection of prepared sandwiches created by chefs Matt Marcus and Roshni Gurnani.
5. The ultimate guide to New Years Eve and New Years Eve dinner in Houston. Houston restaurants offered diners many opportunities to ring in the new year.