Category: Washington D.C.

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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Shophouse:  Taste Test this Summer
[ 0 ] June 18, 2015 |

Shophouse: Taste Test this Summer

If you love Chipotle, you will love Shophouse.  Imagine Chipotle, but with SouthEast Asian ingredients. Designed on the Chipotle concept of build your own bowl, you start with rice, noodles or salad.  The protein is flavorful meat consisting of grilled chicken satay, steak lamb, pork & chicken meatballs, or tofu. The vegetables consist of kale, […]

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It’s Hot, I Need a Pool.
[ 0 ] June 17, 2015 |

It’s Hot, I Need a Pool.

It is hot and it is only going to get hotter as July rolls in, which means you should have a pool on your radar.  Memories of a recent trip to Vegas have me wanting to relive the constant stream of pool parties and sexy aquatic scene.  The District is upping the ante on trendy […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  To The Market, Survivor Made Goods
[ 0 ] June 16, 2015 |

Good Deed Tuesday: To The Market, Survivor Made Goods

You know how much I love good deeds and this weeks pick has to be one of my favorites by far.  Jane Mosbacher Morris is one of the most inspiring entrepreneaurs that I know with her venture, To The Market (TTM), Survivor Made Goods.  What is TTM?  See below: TTM is a social enterprise focused 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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