Jack Rose’s New Executive Chef Jon de Paz Will Make You Go For The Food

You go to Jack Rose for the whiskey. I get it. Believe me—nobody gets it as much as I do. But they damn sure are doing their best these days to bring you through the front door for other reasons, and a quick walk-through of new executive chef Jon de Paz’s menu overhaul proves that…

Espita Mezcaleria Celebrates Sense of Moment with New Spring Cocktails, Mezcal Flights & Beer Collaborations

If you know me, then you know I love Espita Mezcaleria. That’s why I Can’t. Stop. Talking. About. Them. So I’m back at it with a close-up on all of their latest and best boozy offerings, all of which celebrate what GM and master mezcalier Josh Phillips calls, “a sense of moment,” with ingredients and…

Hunting for the Best Bulleit Boilermaker

Bulleit set out on a search to find the best boilermaker tandem for their whiskeys. I boldly stepped up to the plate to help them in the endeavor, but decided to bring a local twist to the effort—seeking out unique DC craft brews for my beer and whiskey combos, highlighting some of what’s happening in…

Boundary Stone: A Neighborhood Pub That Soars Past Expectations

Step into Boundary Stone, on Rhode Island Avenue in Bloomingdale, and all you might expect is a nice, cold and hopefully local beer, and some sturdy bar food to maintain yourself. A friendly face pulling the tap and a decent price to keep you coming back, if you’re lucky. And sure, you definitely will find…

Guide to 2015 DC Beer Week August 9th-16th

DC Beer Week 2015 Events & Highlights: DC Beer Week is back, baby. The 7th annual week-long beer fest, held this year from August 9th to 16th, offers a huge range of brewtacular tastings, outings and parties. Here’s a rundown of some of the highlights.

DC Restaurant Buzz: Drink Cocktails for Charity, Wine Dinners & Events, Seafood Specials & More

After a brief hiatus, the DC Restaurant Buzz is back today. It’s a libation-heavy edition, including charity cocktail events, a number of different wine dinners and promotions, tap takeovers, new drink spots and much more, along with some seasonal springtime and seafood specials thrown in for good measure. Take a look.

DC Restaurant Buzz: New Openings, Wine Dinners, Prix Fixe Feasts, Booze News

New openings. Wine dinners. Multi-course feasts. Seasonal specials. All in another loaded edition of the DC Restaurant Buzz. Check it out.

DC Restaurant Buzz: New Brunch at Mango Tree, Jack Rose & Sean Brock Team Up & Much More

In this edition of the DC Restaurant Buzz, we have new brunches, new menus, special charity events, pop-ups, and more. Let’s get started…

2015 Cherry Blossom Festival Specials & Events Around D.C.

Your Guide to All Things Food & Drink for the 2015 Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C.: Crowds. Metro delays. Cold or hot weather spells which ruin your carefully planned “peak” visit. Sounds like you need some good food and drink. Luckily, D.C. celebrates its annual Cherry Blossom Festival with a variety of special events,…

November News & Events: Marcus Samuelsson in DC, Wine Dinners, Beer Fests, DC Cocktail Week & More

Wine dinners, beer events and cocktails, oh my. That’s just the start of the latest events roundup we have for you. Take a look to see what’s happening right now in the D.C. dining scene, and all of the need to know news and notes for November.