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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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Rosa Mexicano Celebrates 30 Years
[ 0 ] October 16, 2014 |

Rosa Mexicano Celebrates 30 Years

Rosa Mexicano recently launched their 30th Anniversary menu, Desde 1984, celebrating founder Josefina Howard’s classic dishes. I recently tried out the pre-fix three course menu and my taste buds were truly doing a dance! For only $30 per person, you can choose one appetizer, entrée, and dessert. The hardest part…choosing one of each. Check out […]

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Grand Opening: Georgetown Piano Bar Hosts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
[ 0 ] October 15, 2014 |

Grand Opening: Georgetown Piano Bar Hosts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

We have all participated in the ALS challenge and now it is time check out what is all about.  Meet the wonderful people that started it all.  Check out the deets below:   WHAT:          On Thursday, October 16, 2014, Bill Thoet and his partners in the newly formed NBP Group, LLC will host a […]

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Where We’re Eating:  A La Lucia
[ 0 ] October 2, 2014 |

Where We’re Eating: A La Lucia

I took a trip over the bridge to Alexandria for a taste of A La Lucia. Located just a few feet from Old Town Alexandria, A La Lucia gives you a taste of Italy alongside the feeling of being at home for a big family dinner.  Of course, I ate tons.  Here are the deets on […]

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Dishes We Love:  Chuy’s Chile Relleno
[ 0 ] October 1, 2014 |

Dishes We Love: Chuy’s Chile Relleno

With over 55 locations around the US, Chuy’s brings fresh Mexican fare to Fairfax, Virginia.  As I toured the kitchen, I was intrigued at the fact that everything is truly fresh.  Nothing is frozen except the ice cream and the kid’s chicken nuggets.  How many places can say the only freezer they have is the […]

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