In The Kitchen With Grand Trunk: Savor 1,600 miles of South Asian Cuisine in 1 Quick Serve Menu
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In The Kitchen With Grand Trunk: Savor 1,600 miles of South Asian Cuisine in 1 Quick Serve Menu

One thing that DC is not short on is international/ethnic dining options. Cuban, Burmese, Thai, Ethiopian, Mexican, Indian, Afghan… you name it, we have it. There’s always something new to try, and if you’re like us that bucket list of eateries just keeps growing. Since moving to the DMV area we’ve been on the look … Continue reading »

In The Kitchen With STK DC: Where an unmiSTKeable Experience Is Always On The Menu
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In The Kitchen With STK DC: Where an unmiSTKeable Experience Is Always On The Menu

Wednesday night found us descending on DuPont Circle for a much-anticipated dinner at STK DC. A NY native, the STK in the Meat Packing District is hands-down one of my favorite restaurants in all of New York. STK has a winning formula, which generated major success in NY and Vegas. They offer the unique experience of … Continue reading »

In The Kitchen With Nonna’s Kitchen: Goodbye Tuscany, Hello Piedmont
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In The Kitchen With Nonna’s Kitchen: Goodbye Tuscany, Hello Piedmont

If one was to travel from Tuscany to Piedmont it would easily be a four-plus hour car ride. Although likely scenic thanks to the Italian coastal drive, however that’s not taking into account one must get from the western hemisphere to the eastern hemisphere first. It’s a long, expensive trip – one we’re sure is … Continue reading »

Give The Gift of a Relaxing Holiday: Christmas Eve and Christmas 2014 Dining Destinations + Bonus “To Go” Options
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Give The Gift of a Relaxing Holiday: Christmas Eve and Christmas 2014 Dining Destinations + Bonus “To Go” Options

Where: Pinea Highlights: Special menu items in addition to regular dinner menu including an additional appetizer, entree, and dessert. Feast of the Seven Fishes (appetizer), Duck Duck Goose (entree), and La Buche de Noel (dessert). Free valet parking available. When: Christmas Eve regular hours, Christmas Day (Breakfast) 6:30-10:30am & (Dinner) 2-8pm. Cost: Special dishes priced $10 … Continue reading »

Nage Bistro Debuts Monday Gourmet Burger Night: Bringing Soul to the Recipe
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Nage Bistro Debuts Monday Gourmet Burger Night: Bringing Soul to the Recipe

I have never been a fan of restaurants within hotels. To me, the concept itself separates locals from visitors, and keeps tourists from actually exploring the places that they are in.  Nage Bistro is unfortunately in this category, tucked beside the Courtside Marriot right off of Thomas Circle. I wandered around (and around and around) … Continue reading »

Chef Bart Vandaele Joins Norwegian Seafood Council Culinary Advisory Panel: Offers Nordic Tasting Menu at B Too
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Chef Bart Vandaele Joins Norwegian Seafood Council Culinary Advisory Panel: Offers Nordic Tasting Menu at B Too

Simply put, seafood is our Achilles heel. Growing up in coastal Maine the seafood was always fresh, and easily accessed. It wasn’t unusual for everyone to know at least five lobstermen that at any given time you could call up and request several pounds of lobsters for the right-off-the-boat price. (Sometimes if you knew the right person, you’d … Continue reading »