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Virginia Festival @ American Eats Tavern
[ 0 ] June 24, 2015 |

Virginia Festival @ American Eats Tavern

Virginia Festival at American Eats Tavern (June 17th-June 30) Chef José Andrés’ America Eats Tavern (www.americaeatstavern.com) is celebrating the region’s rich history with the inaugural Virginia Festival, featuring special events and Virginia-themed dishes throughout the two-week festival. The festival will take place exclusively at America Eats Tavern, located within The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, where José offers his take on […]

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World Tour: Taiwan’s State Banquet 2015
[ 0 ] June 12, 2015 |

World Tour: Taiwan’s State Banquet 2015

Embassy dinners are the best.  I recently had the pleasure of attending the Taiwanese Feast hosted by The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office (TECRO) in the United States at the Embassy of Taiwan. During this dinner, many dignitaries and politicians were in attendance to taste the many Taiwanesse dishes. It far exceeded my expectations. Chef Pan Meng-Jen, […]

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Where I’m Eating: Blue Duck Tavern
[ 0 ] May 21, 2015 |

Where I’m Eating: Blue Duck Tavern

Recently, I visited the Blue Duck Tavern for a special presentation given by Executive Chef Ryan LaRoche and Chef de Cuisine Brad Deboy.  This restaurant never seems to disappoint.  Located on the outskirts of Georgetown inside of the Georgetown Hyatt, it offers patrons the option of enjoying their meal inside their beautiful dining room with […]

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Recap:  Beer, Beer Everywhere!
[ 0 ] May 8, 2015 |

Recap: Beer, Beer Everywhere!

  It was Disneyland for Beer Lovers! Over 15 local breweries, food, music and four different liquor flavored Cigars (Whiskey, Scotch, Rum and Bourbon) at the Mid-Atlantic Spring Beer Festival! THE CHALLENGE was to taste all the new and “vintage” beers from our local breweries. For 30 dollars, you get ten drink tickets and a […]

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This Week:  VinoFest DC 2015
[ 0 ] May 4, 2015 |

This Week: VinoFest DC 2015

Don’t miss this great event coming to the NoMa neighborhood of Washington, DC.  Come out for a chance to mix and mingle with friends while tasting some of the greatest offerings of food and wine. EVENT INFO WHAT: VinoFest DC 2015 WHEN: May 9, 2015 3:00 – 10:00 pm WHERE: Storey Park in NoMa – […]

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