Archive for July, 2012

Drinks on Me: Vida Tequila
[ 0 ] July 27, 2012 |

Drinks on Me: Vida Tequila

Tequila shots! The District sky’s are clear, which means every outdoor patio, bar stool and the like will be filled with patrons.  For those of you looking to kick things off with something new, 901 Restaurant & Bar is serving up Vida Tequila, which launched in the DC market last week.  Vida Tequila is described as […]

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World Tour: Go, Team USA!
[ 0 ] July 27, 2012 |

World Tour: Go, Team USA!

Complete coverage of the  Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games will be aired tonight at 7:30 ET. People from around the world who have purchased international flights to London will be able to witness the grand event in person; however, most of us (who cashed in on our United Airlines points earlier […]

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Brunch Post Retail Therapy
[ 0 ] July 27, 2012 |

Brunch Post Retail Therapy

Brunch Spotlight: La Sandia After a little retail therapy, it’s only right to have a few mimosas, which is probably why La Sandia launched their Sunday brunch in Tyson’s Corner.  Every Sunday from 11 AM-3 PM, the restaurant is featuring a Mexican style menu with highlights such as traditional Mexican Huevos Rancheros made with skillet […]

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Get Cozy With ‘Sum’ Summer Lovin’ ;-)
[ 0 ] July 26, 2012 |

Get Cozy With ‘Sum’ Summer Lovin’ ;-)

Last Monday night, I had the pleasure of visiting the Chinatown location of Ping Pong Dim Sum with my fiancé. The restaurant started a summer promotion last week that runs Monday through Wednesday where couples can go and order from a special date night menu that contains an ingredient with aphrodisiac qualities in every dish. […]

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Lunchbox: Ramen
[ 0 ] July 26, 2012 |

Lunchbox: Ramen

Zengo is whipping up ramen for lunch so of course I took a field trip.  Zengo is an artful blend of Latin-Asian styles and flavors and Chef-owner Richard Sandoval, whose accolades include Bon Appétit Restaurateur of the Year and Mexico’s Toque d’Oro, has spun regional ingredients into one of my lunch favorites.  Because the middle […]

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