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Oyamel’s Tequila & Mezcal Festival

Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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The weather outside reflected the mood inside Oyamel – warm and inviting with the promise of more to come. Oyamel is the fir tree that

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Campania Wine Dinner at Alba Osteria

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014
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Whether you are a serious oenophile or hope to become one, there’s no better way to learn about and enjoy wines than to attend a

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There’s Still Time to Reserve for Valentine’s Day

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014
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So he forgot to make a reservation? Don’t fret. There’s still time to enjoy a romantic meal for two at one of Washington’s best restaurants.

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Red Hen DC

Red Hen: A Neighborhood Restaurant
That’s Becoming a Destination

Monday, February 10th, 2014
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Stories and reviews about the Red Hen in the Bloomingdale section of D.C. often stress that this is a low key, neighborhood restaurant. Right now,

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Cooking Up a Greek Feast at Zaytinya
With Aglaia Kremezi and Michael Costa

Monday, February 3rd, 2014
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On the large Greek islands, every house has a pig, according to Aglaia Kremezi, author of The Food of the Greek Islands and Mediterranean Hot

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A Taste of Italy – Brooklyn Style

Friday, January 24th, 2014
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I ate a lot of spaghetti growing up. As the child of a single mother with three mouths to feed, spaghetti was on the menu

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Iron Gate

For a Romantic Evening, Iron Gate

Monday, January 13th, 2014
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The Iron Gate Inn was always one of our favorite places for a romantic evening. Before closing in 2010, it bore the distinction of being

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Three Kings

The Three Kings Visit Jaleo

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
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For some people the Holiday season doesn’t end with New Year’s. According to Christian tradition the three Magi arrived 12 days after the birth of

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