10th Annual Howl-O-Ween Fest

Find us at the 10th Annual Howl-O-Ween Fest in Bridgeland this Saturday from 10am to 4pm! We’ll be giving out our tasty homemade dog biscuits for free! The festival will take place this Saturday (Oct. 27) from 10am to 4pm at Oak Meadow Park in Cypress, Texas. The event is open to the public so bring your pooch and your …

Our Food Truck Prepares for the Zombie Apocalypse

Just your typical October evening in Houston… Warm… Muggy… Dark… The perfect breeding ground for mosquitoes… or zombies. Watch our first encounter with the living dead, and how your favorite food truck managed to escape a terrifying attack from those pesky walkers. Don’t let their speed fool you, they can be dangerous in large numbers (any Walking Dead fan can …

Fork and Truck Featured Sandwich: Fried Green Tomato BLT

Think you can’t get a creative, top-notch culinary experience in a hurry? Think again. The food truck scene in Houston is booming, and you’ve got a lot of choices when it comes to grabbing a bite on the go. For a hearty sandwich that goes way beyond a brown bag ham-and-cheese, look no further than Fork and Truck. Fork and Truck …

From Bánh Mì to Cubanos: A History of Classic Sandwiches

Where do we even get the idea, and name, for a sandwich? The idea of eating meat piled between two slices of bread is credited to a man named John Montagu, otherwise known as the Earl of Sandwich. The story goes that in the 1700s, Montagu, who was a minister of state in London, was so wrapped up in a gambling session …

Snack Trends Throughout the Decades

There’s no doubt about it– Americans love their snack foods. In 2014, we spent over $300 billion on snack foods alone. From ice cream, to potato chips, to cupcakes, to elote fritters, we’re a nation of enthusiastic eaters. Snack food trends evolve and grow throughout the years as our tastes change and we are exposed to new flavors. Let’s take a look …

Consider a Food Truck for Your Holiday Party Catering

As soon as Halloween’s over, the mad dash toward the holiday season begins, complete with resplendent decorations, oodles of tasty treats, and a succession of festive events. However, somewhere in the midst of all this holly jolly good cheer comes the realization that magically re-creating the winter wonderland of the North Pole requires a heck of a lot more planning …

Hollywood to Houston: The Origin of Fried Green Tomatoes

Before the movie Fried Green Tomatoes hit the theaters in 1992, most Americans had never heard of, much less tasted, an actual fried green tomato. The success of the movie brought fame for the actors involved, including an Oscar nomination for Jessica Tandy. It also threw a huge spotlight on the frying of green tomatoes. Why would anyone want to fry slices of …

Why Do Food Trucks Make the Best Sandwiches?

Imagine you’re at your city’s food truck court or gathering and you have dozens of options to choose from. If you’re looking for Korean, sweets, BBQ, tacos, Italian, Portuguese or a myriad of other cuisines, chances are you’ll find it in that location. You hone in on your target, let’s say Fork and Truck’s diverse offerings, and decide that a sandwich is …

We Made The Top 50 Food Truck Blogs List

Fork & Truck is proud and honored to be featured on the list of the “Top 50 Food Truck Blogs and Websites for People in Food Truck Business”. The list contains 50 of the best Food Trucks, their website and blogs.  We have continuously put effort behind producing quality blog posts that educate our readers and fans of our food.  …

From Cuba to Texas: Best Cuban Sandwiches in Houston

If you’ve heard Camila Cabello’s hit song “Havana” all over the airwaves over the past few months, you’re aware of the song’s love letter to Cuba’s capital. What’s not to fawn over? Gorgeous coastlines, perfectly preserved pastel buildings and a food lover’s paradise. One iconic food from this island that has made its way to the mainland is the Cuban, …