Etiquette Tuesday

Etiquette Tuesday:  DO’S & DON’TS of Turkey Day
[ 0 ] November 25, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: DO’S & DON’TS of Turkey Day

Before you pick out the best jeans for eating large portions, you should read this and please share with someone you know who will likely make a party foul.  Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays for the obvious reason, food, but also because of the time spent with family and friends.  Etiquette is a […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  Cha Cha for Charity
[ 0 ] October 28, 2014 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Cha Cha for Charity

Good Deed Tuesday continues with this week’s spotlight on Cha Cha for Charity.  See deets below: A Brunch to Benefit The Wanda Alston House! The Wanda Alston House is the first and only housing program in Washington D.C. that is solely dedicated to offering pre-independent living and support services to homeless, at risk gay, lesbian, […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  The Mothership Hasn’t Landed
[ 0 ] October 14, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: The Mothership Hasn’t Landed

Thanks to everyone who reads the weekly rants and tails that JKGF goes through creating the content for Etiquette Tuesday.  This week, a good friend shared their experience at a local restaurant and we had to keep you in the loop: Recently, my friends and I went to this restaurant on the border between Columbia […]

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Where I'm Eating

Five Newbies That Will Keep Us Warm This Winter
[ 0 ] November 21, 2014 |

Five Newbies That Will Keep Us Warm This Winter

Let’s face it.  It is freezing outside!  The only outdoors activities Washingtonians welcome are those involving a DuPont snowball fight or Georgetown’s ice skating rink.  Outside of those and the like, indoors is the place to be every this winter.  Trying to figure out what to do with all this indoor time??  Here are our top picks […]

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Where I’m Eating:  Pinea
[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Pinea

Pinea is the new face of the W Hotel’s restaurant scene. Seeing J&G leave this space was bitter-sweet with some of the best steak I have ever had in D.C. exiting but something new and good replacing it.  Pinea, similar to J&G, has its staples that will make you want to return.  Besides the recent […]

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Brunch This Weekend:  Ping Pong’s East West Brunch
[ 0 ] November 7, 2014 |

Brunch This Weekend: Ping Pong’s East West Brunch

  Ping Pong Dim Sum has introduced their weekend “East West Brunch”. The popular Saturday and Sunday event will include the usual suspects of unlimited dim sum and brunch cocktails, but adds re-imagined elements of American brunch, featuring classic dishes fused with authentic Chinese flavors.  The new collection of dishes, dubbed “China with a Twist” includes […]

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Drinks on Me

Drinks on Me:  Turkey Day Cockails
[ 0 ] November 26, 2014 |

Drinks on Me: Turkey Day Cockails

Cocktail mixers make life easier!  On Thanksgiving morning, toast the balloons while watching the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade with the Classic Bellini or Perfect Bloody Mary.  Powell & Mahoney’s Bloody Mary mixers cut out half the work so you can whip up morning beverages for the whole fam quickly.  Cheers! Classic Bellini: Glassware: Champagne flute. 4 […]

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Brunch This Weekend:  Ping Pong’s East West Brunch
[ 0 ] November 7, 2014 |

Brunch This Weekend: Ping Pong’s East West Brunch

  Ping Pong Dim Sum has introduced their weekend “East West Brunch”. The popular Saturday and Sunday event will include the usual suspects of unlimited dim sum and brunch cocktails, but adds re-imagined elements of American brunch, featuring classic dishes fused with authentic Chinese flavors.  The new collection of dishes, dubbed “China with a Twist” includes […]

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Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival
[ 0 ] October 24, 2014 |

Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival

Beer Lovers will take over DAR Constitution Hall this November for Drink the World Beer Festival.  Because we loves you (JKGF Readers!), we got the hook up on discounted tickets for JKGF readers.  Use the promo code DRINKWEB10 to get $10 off any ticket.  Cheers! Drink the World Beer Festival is your passport to unlimited pours […]

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What's Going On

Five Newbies That Will Keep Us Warm This Winter
[ 0 ] November 21, 2014 |

Five Newbies That Will Keep Us Warm This Winter

Let’s face it.  It is freezing outside!  The only outdoors activities Washingtonians welcome are those involving a DuPont snowball fight or Georgetown’s ice skating rink.  Outside of those and the like, indoors is the place to be every this winter.  Trying to figure out what to do with all this indoor time??  Here are our top picks […]

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Speed Rack DC Does it Again
[ 0 ] November 19, 2014 |

Speed Rack DC Does it Again

On last Monday night, Speed Rack DC arrived into town to an awaiting plethora of people who were in line to support the top female bartenders in Washington, DC help raise money all in the name of  breast cancer. With more than 15 drinks to choose from, those who attended did not leave thirsty. After […]

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You’re Off the Hook:  No Need to Cook This Thanksgiving.
[ 0 ] November 10, 2014 |

You’re Off the Hook: No Need to Cook This Thanksgiving.

Prepping for all the Eating You Will Do on Thanksgiving In anticipation of the gluttonous feast of turkey and pie that awaits this Thanksgiving, the Belgian French bistro Et Voila! will host its second annual“Stretch Your Belly” party.  Guests will have the opportunity to stuff their faces with unlimited Blue Bay Mussels with Belgian Fries for $29.95 per person […]

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Bethesda Has Good Eats

Where I’m Eating:  Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe @ Bethesda Row
[ 0 ] July 24, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe @ Bethesda Row

 Bethesda Row is a great place in the summer for shopping and has plenty of dining pit stops to go around after you’ve spent some cash on fashion. After roaming aisles and clothing racks, go get your sip on and chill out at Vino Volo’s outdoor patio.  Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe in Bethesda Row has a new summer menu that […]

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Where I’m Eating: Jaleo
[ 0 ] October 31, 2013 |

Where I’m Eating: Jaleo

I recently discovered a great alternative to spending your Monday evening in front of the television watching the Monday Night Football game at home: it’s Jaleo, a Spanish tapas restaurant located in the heart of Bethesda.  They feature their “Monday Night Flights”, a weekly series where they offer you a wide assortment of select Spanish wines to compliment […]

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Breakfast Options

Brunch This Weekend:  Ping Pong’s East West Brunch
[ 0 ] November 7, 2014 |

Brunch This Weekend: Ping Pong’s East West Brunch

  Ping Pong Dim Sum has introduced their weekend “East West Brunch”. The popular Saturday and Sunday event will include the usual suspects of unlimited dim sum and brunch cocktails, but adds re-imagined elements of American brunch, featuring classic dishes fused with authentic Chinese flavors.  The new collection of dishes, dubbed “China with a Twist” includes […]

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[ 0 ] September 18, 2014 |

New Kid on the Block: PAUL

PAUL, a french bakery that has numerous locations throughout the District, opened its newest location at Metro Center.  JKGF attended a soft opening last week and enjoyed the pastries and desserts.  They are located close to the metro at 555 13th Street NW and the entrance is on F Street.  See what we got to […]

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New Brunch Alert:  Chez Billy
[ 0 ] September 5, 2014 |

New Brunch Alert: Chez Billy

  Chez Billy Petworth will begin serving brunch this Sunday, September 7 with a menu assisted in design by their neighbors via a poll taken on PoPville. Expect traditional French fare like croque madame, classic brunch items like brioche french toast and vegetarian options like sweet potato hash. Brunch will be served every Sunday from 11am-3pm.  […]

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