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LJ Wiley  Rebecca Masson  Studio events 
Farewell to Stone Fruits with chef LJ Wiley
September 1, 2010  by smithphoto 


To whet your appetite… spiced peach gazpacho with local peach bellini…littleneck clams, plum sake...


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Phoenicia Foods and Deli 
Phoenicia
August 13, 2010  by smithphoto 


These are busy and exciting times for the Tcholakian family. With roots in Armenia and Lebanon, immigrants...


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Branch Water Tavern  HD  videography 
Branch Water Tavern – “Action!”
June 17, 2010  by smithphoto 


We are pleased to announce that our studio capabilities now include full HD videography.  Here’s...


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Baked Alaska  Candy Cap Bread Pudding  dessert  Rebecca Masson 
A Sweet Summer Soirée
May 21, 2010  by smithphoto 


SWEET SUMMER SOIRÉE An Extraordinary Dessert Tasting Featuring Awarding-Winning Pastry Chef Rebecca...


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Baked Alaska  Candy Cap Bread Pudding  dessert  Houston Chowhounds  Rebecca Masson 
Rebecca Masson and a Baked Alaska
April 26, 2010  by smithphoto 


Last year the studio was the venue for the first formal farm-to-table dinner, namely the FM150.   Pastry...


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Branch Water Tavern 
Branch Water Tavern
March 14, 2010  by smithphoto 


David Grossman and Evan Turner’s new tavern hosts a vibrant dining and bar scene on North Shepherd...


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dessert  Torta della Nonna  Tuscany  Villa Ferraia 
Torta della Nonna from Villa Ferraia
February 9, 2010  by smithphoto 


Everyone’s Nonna in Italy makes the traditional family Torta.  Torta della Nonna, or Grandmother’s...


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Houston house and home 
Houston house & home
February 3, 2010  by smithphoto 


February’s Houston house & home features a detail of the Smith Photography studio courtyard...


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Haven  Randy Evans 
Haven
January 13, 2010  by smithphoto 


Haven restaurant in Houston opened for business in mid-December.   Certified “green” and built...


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Tuscany  Villa Ferraia 
Villa Ferraia II
November 24, 2009  by smithphoto 


If you have any interest in learning to cook authentic Tuscan cuisine, you must make a trip to Villa...


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Villa Ferraia 
Villa Ferraia
November 2, 2009  by smithphoto 


A little south of Siena and off the beaten path, you will find Villa Ferraia.  Near the village of Tocchi,...


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Tuscany 
On assignment in Tuscany
October 27, 2009  by smithphoto 


Hauntingly beautiful San Galgano, below, is an abandoned Cistercian Abbey.   Impressive in its day,...


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