Category: Various Cooking Styles

Craving a Trinidad “Double”?  Look no further than here.
[ 0 ] February 22, 2018 |

Craving a Trinidad “Double”? Look no further than here.

The name has changed but the chef stays the same. This is definitely a good thing at the newfound Spark, located in the same space that was formerly known as Old Engine 12.  Executive Chef, Peter Prime, reigns from the twin islands of Trinidad and Tobago, which explains the Caribbean-inspired smokehouse menu.  Not much has […]

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Etete Just Changed the Way You Look at Ethiopian Cuisine
[ 0 ] April 27, 2017 |

Etete Just Changed the Way You Look at Ethiopian Cuisine

Ethiopian food is my thing. If you come to D.C. for a visit or to live, you can guarantee that will be the first place I will ask you out to eat.  I usually know who is going to love it and who is going to hate it.  Anyone that inquires about rice will fall […]

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11th Annual National Harbor Wine & Food Festival 2017
[ 0 ] April 26, 2017 |

11th Annual National Harbor Wine & Food Festival 2017

One of my favorite times of the year is here!  The National Harbor Food and Wine Festival returns to the National Harbor this month. Dates:  Saturday, April 29 and Sunday, April 30 Times: 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm each day The event is in a beautiful outdoor setting on the banks of the Potomac River and […]

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Change Up Your Mac n’ Cheese Game.
[ 0 ] November 30, 2016 |

Change Up Your Mac n’ Cheese Game.

I am always looking for a new way eat mac n’ cheese.  Hell, I am just looking for any reason to eat the congealed delicacy.  Thanks to the team at AARP The Magazine for sharing their variations of an American favorite, mac n’ cheese, from their October/November issue.  I think the lobster version is my […]

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Last Minute Recipes to Change Up Your Thanksgiving Menu
[ 1 ] November 22, 2016 |

Last Minute Recipes to Change Up Your Thanksgiving Menu

Jamaican Jerk Turkey (Recipe Courtesy Grace Foods) 1 12 pound turkey, thawed ½ cup Grace Jamaican Dried Jerk Seasoning ¼ cup Grace Caribbean Traditions: Black Pepper 1 teaspoon Grace Caribbean Traditions: Garlic Powder ¾ cup Grace Coconut Oil ½ cup packed dark brown sugar 1 small bunch scallion, chopped ½ cup lime juice 6 sprigs thyme […]

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