Category: Various Cooking Styles

Going Gluten-Free?
[ 0 ] August 13, 2015 |

Going Gluten-Free?

Gluten is all the rage now and many people do not even know why or what they are giving up, they just know it sounds healthy.  There are those people that actually have gluten allergies and have to give up gluten, a protein composite found in grains.  For both groups, the District has a growing […]

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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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Five Lamb Dishes to Keep in Your Rotation via Occidental Grille & Lamb Jam 2015
[ 0 ] June 10, 2015 |

Five Lamb Dishes to Keep in Your Rotation via Occidental Grille & Lamb Jam 2015

The American Lamb Jam is an epic tasting event and competition that brings together some of the most talented chefs from the DC areas to compete for the honor of Best Lamb Dish in their market. The VIP reception hosted by Chef Rodney Scruggs of Occidental Grill & Seafood and the 2014 Boston Lamb Jam […]

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Three Different Ways to Cook Steak
[ 2 ] March 20, 2015 |

Three Different Ways to Cook Steak

When most of us prepare a steak, we fry it. It’s the easiest and quickest way to cook this meat and, let’s face it; it’s super tasty! However, I challenge you to try something different next time you cook your steak. There are so many other interesting and delicious ways to prepare this red meat, […]

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Where I’m Eating:  From the Farmer
[ 0 ] June 26, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: From the Farmer

Eating locally and healthier is at an all time peak with services like From the Farmer popping up on the scene.  I recently had the opportunity to try out the delivery service which provides fresh, local produce and bread to your door.  It basically works like this:  You sign up online with your deets on […]

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