this one is for you, mom…


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this week we got our review from alison cook at the chronicle and the first person i called was my hero, my mom.  without my mom i would have never started applying heat to food and would never have started cooking professionally (call it what you will) – she that deserves all the credit!!!   this one is for you, mom…

About greensandbeans

this blog focuses on the trials & tribulations of the culinary evolution and explorations in the kitchen. it is also an open forum to discuss food ideas, techniques & most of all to expose the "happenings" and discoveries that are occurring in our very own backyard. "feedin my dreams by eatin greens & beans"... cheers, randy rucker
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13 Responses to this one is for you, mom…

  1. S. says:

    I haven’t eaten at your restaurant because, well, I don’t have the money, but I’ve been following your blog and other blogs that have followed you and I am really excited for you. Congratulations!

  2. Jessica says:

    congrats randy! I was so excited for you when i read the amazing review!

  3. Brad says:

    That is sweet. As you know, I’ve been in a couple of times recently to enjoy your creativity and skill. It is nice to know you are as good a son as you are a chef. Cheers!

  4. cole says:

    Nice review! Congrats!

    We must get to Houston soon!!!


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  6. tastybits says:

    Pffft. Four stars my ass. Bring back the Tenacity dinners, you wanker.

    Congratulations Randy:) Long overdue.

  7. jb says:

    where is the crawfish cheesecake!!!!
    make it happen
    congrats chef and Bootsie!!!

  8. jodycakes says:

    Congrats are in order…must feel good, Chef Randy.
    I’ve been in a couple of times too – and since I was able to hit up one of your last Tenacity Supper Club meals, I’m blessed.
    Keep up the good work – nothing like good press to back up EXCELLENT talent!!!
    Think some of the Houston Chowhounds are planning a stop soooooooooooooooon!!!

  9. carlos testino says:

    dont need to write to much, you know what is it that i think about you….soon you will be here in Lima Peru to ROCK RUCKER!!! ija

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