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Summertime Sweets and Tipsy Treats to Keep You Cool

Now that D.C .has finally accepted that it is indeed summer, the hot and steamy temps are rising and we are faced with the challenge of finding reprieve from the heat. How about this for a perfect equation? Humid weather + refreshingly cool sweets = a delightful summer pairing. It is really hard to turn [...]

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For the Love of Lamb! What are “ewe” looking at?

If you were at DC’s historic Eastern Market on Monday, May 21st, then ewe were one of the lucky ones to witness eighteen of the nation’s capital baaad-est chefs engaging in a fierce competition for who would take the title for serving the most lambtastic dish at the 2nd Annual DC Lamb Jam. Sponsored by [...]


2nd Annual DC Lamb Jam! Where will Ewe Be?

Where else can you go with hundreds of people around and shout, “Hey! Nice rack!” and get away with it?
Save the date for Monday, May 21, 2012 from 6-9 p.m. when twenty of DC’s most talented chefs will ewe-night for the 2nd Annual American Lamb Jam produced by the American Lamb Board.
This ultimate taste-off [...]


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Holiday Dining Options A’plenty including the Feast of Seven Fishes.

The Holiday season is a special time for gathering with family and friends, and this year a number of Washington area restaurants are unveiling their holiday dining options, from the traditional Christmas goose to a Feast of Seven Fishes.

As lore goes, the Feast of the Seven Fishes – commonly referred to as La Vigilia [...]

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Restaurant News & Gossip. Who's opening?

There has been a lot restaurant news lately. There are a lot of new restaurant openings and many that are coming soon. Check out the list below for the scoop. Tom Sietsema’s chat was chock full o’ tid bits. Mark your calendars, foodies. Every Thursday at 11 a.m. Tom dishes it up and answers diner’s [...]

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AGAINN! Yes, it's another DC Food Blogger Happy Hour. Join us Feb. 3rd!

Yes, it’s that time AGAINN. *wink* Sorry, I couldn’t help myself.
Come join local food bloggers and food lovers at our monthly happy hour. Yep, its the first Wednesday of every month. The February happy hour is at Againn – the new British inspired gastropub. The bar is located where 11th Street, I Street, [...]

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DC Restaurant Week Top Ten Picks

Here are my top ten picks for Winter 2010′s Restaurant Week based on their reputation, quality of food, restaurant week menu offerings, or based on my own restaurant week experience. If interested, check out my Summer’s Top Ten picks. Remember: Restaurants that offer their full menu are considered the best deal. The restaurants that already [...]