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Why Food Critics Generally Hate Chain Restaurants

Friday, August 29th, 2014
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Even before I became a food critic, I always was mystified at the ability of some chain restaurants when it came to getting people to

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Green Pig Bistro – Fresh and Inventive

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Why is it that three of the best restaurants in the D.C. area are named after colorful animals – Blue Duck, Red Hen, and Green

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How To Fake Being A Sommelier

Monday, August 25th, 2014
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I have a confession to make, and a lot of guys who have dated me won’t like it. I fake it. I fake it a

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8 Restaurant Menu Buzzwords
That Fool You Into Paying More

Friday, August 22nd, 2014
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Have you ever wondered whether the meal that you’re getting at the restaurant is really worth it? Of course, while the argument can be made

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Beer Week at the City Tap House

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
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If you have not checked out and strolled around the exciting new buildings around 9th and I Streets downtown recently, this is the perfect week.

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Why Millennials Care More About Food

Monday, July 28th, 2014
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My parents are in their early sixties, products of a generation that emphasized the convenience of meals. My mother’s diet relies heavily on pre-packaged protein

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Time to Dine! Enjoy Specials in July and August

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
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In D.C., we can always find a reason to celebrate. Local restaurants know this fact and have come up with terrific new menu offerings to

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Corduroy – Great Food and A Shelter from the Storm

Sunday, July 13th, 2014
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Located in a historic building on M Street NW near the Convention Center, the entrance to Corduroy is so understated it’s easy to walk right

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