What to Drink with Pie this Holiday Season

Ready to learn an obscure fact that you can use to impress your friends during trivia night? Here it is: December 1st is National Pie Day. That’s right! Dessert lovers across the nation, (including us here at Spec’s) are celebrating this wonderful, circular dessert to mark the beginning of the…

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Juxtaposed!

  • August 19, 2016
  • Beer

In my last two articles I have introduced you to my curiosity in the science of perception and flavor, and expanded upon that idea with, hopefully, a fun shot-and-beer pairing (tequila shots and sour beers? Yes!). This time around, I’d like to get a little bit nerdier about a portion…

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Say “Cheesecake” Day!

Talk about the ultimate smooth operator, cheesecake pretty much creams the dessert competition when it comes to pure seductiveness. Just mention the word “cheesecake” and the mouthwatering begins. No wonder today is dedicated to its deliciousness! Of course, all that velvety goodness requires a delicate beverage balance. You want a…

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3 Days for Chillin’ & Grillin’

Tomorrow begins that favorite of all events for many hard-working folks— the 3-day weekend! And if you didn’t know by glancing at the calendar, just driving around your neighborhood catching the irresistible aromas wafting from backyards and parks would tip you off. Grilling up good times with family and friends…

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Join Us at Spec’s Fest Houston!

It’s Spec’s Fest time in Houston! Join us Saturday, August 16th at the Smith Street Superstore for the second annual Spec’s Fest! Enjoy a huge selection of samples from our deli and gourmet food offerings at Spec’s while gaining insider tips on world-class wines and food pairings from the Spec’s…

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Spec’s Fest is Headed to San Antonio!

Spec’s Fest: A Flavorful Experience in San Antonio is tomorrow! The FREE festival is this Saturday, June 21 from 10am-7pm at the 5219 De Zavala Spec’s location. Enjoy a huge selection of samples focused on the world-class wines and gourmet food offerings at Spec’s. Learn how to choose the perfect…

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