That’s not a Buick! You’ve probably seen the commercials where ordinary drivers are trying to connect with friends and family by saying, “I’m in a Buick…right in-front of you.” Then you see the friend or family member say, “I see you!” and walk by the Buick and into a less attractive vehicle of lessor stature. […]
Author Archive: Johnna
Johnna Rowe is a Harlem NY native with deep roots in Washington, DC and North Carolina. All three places have heavily influenced her life and the foods she loves today. After graduating Howard University School of Law and beginning her life as a young professional in the city she was led to start Johnna Knows Good Food in November 2007 to keep family, friends and colleagues updated on where to go and what to eat while dining in the nation’s capitol. Rowe, who still practices law, leads a team of three writers to cover the ever expanding Washington, DC food scene. Rowe has been featured in print and television, appearing in Washingtonian Magazine and is a regular contributor to various local TV affiliates including WUSA 9 and WJLA’s News Channel 8.
Marcel’s By Robert Wiedmaier is a veteran in this town. The food, service and decor reminds you every time you visit why the French Belgian restaurant has been in the D.C. scene for 17 years. The experience is impeccable and it is good to see the brunch is willing to evolve with the ever-changing D.C. dining scene […]
Venturing over to Columbia Heights when there are still mountains of snow on the ground could only mean one thing: I was on the hunt for food. Not just any food, but food that is boasting some of the best Filipino (and only) in this town. Bad Saint was the destination and I had to […]
Kudos to the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers on their wins! Now for the Super Bowl 50. We figured it was only fitting to feature a recipe this week from one of the home teams. Thanks to Tocabe (a Denver based American Indian restaurant) owners Matt Chandra and member of the Osage Nation, Ben Jacobs for this […]