Improve your Cocktail Game at Bar Dupont’s Monthly Hands-on Cocktail Class
Mar31

Improve your Cocktail Game at Bar Dupont’s Monthly Hands-on Cocktail Class

Learn How to Make Craft Cocktails at Bar Dupont: Bar Dupont’s “Shaken Nights” Cocktail Class Series is back for its 2nd annual run. The hands-on monthly classes led by general manager Chris McNeal will get started in May and run through November, with each month showcasing a different theme. During each class, participants get to make three cocktails — and yes, you get to drink them, too — while also...

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Ankara: A Trip to Turkey via Dupont Cirlce
Jul31

Ankara: A Trip to Turkey via Dupont Cirlce

Turkish Cuisine, Culture & Hospitality Served up at Ankara: Ankara opened this spring in the former Levante’s space on 19th Street in Dupont Circle. Owned and operated by the Aslanturk family, Ankara has set about introducing the District to Turkish cuisine and its many influences, along with Turkish culture and hospitality. Start your meal at Ankara with some good ol’ bread and spreads. In this case, house-made pide...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: 2 New Pizza Joints; Ramen Classes, Spring Updates, Chef Hires & More
Apr22

DC Restaurant Buzz: 2 New Pizza Joints; Ramen Classes, Spring Updates, Chef Hires & More

The DC Restaurant Buzz is back, and as always, we’re locked and loaded with a jam-packed round-up of the latest dining news in and around the District. From new openings, to upcoming special events, industry personnel news and more, we have got it covered right here. New Openings SpinFire Pizza Heads to Arlington Washington Redskins’ wide receiver Pierre Garçon has opened the doors to his second SpinFire Pizza location in...

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December DC Buzz: An Abundance of Holiday Restaurant Specials & Gift Ideas
Dec10

December DC Buzz: An Abundance of Holiday Restaurant Specials & Gift Ideas

Tis the season to be jolly… because Man Talk Food is here to help you coast through the holiday madness. We have loads of holiday-themed restaurant specials and deals, along with special gift ideas, and from there, some additional events and news. Dive in. Don’t forget to check out our comprehensive guide to D.C. Christmas & New Years dining. Holiday Specials *** Boqueria Offering Weekday Bottomless Brunch Boqueria is...

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DC Restaurant Openings & Buzz: Beer & More Beer from Dupont to VA to Silver Spring
Jul22

DC Restaurant Openings & Buzz: Beer & More Beer from Dupont to VA to Silver Spring

There’s been plenty of buzz, openings & updates in the Washington, D.C. metro area over the past week or so. Here’s some of the highlights, including a variety of new places to check out… Boss Shepherd‘s is now officially open in Penn Quarter, at the corners of 13th & E. The focus is on local ingredients and classic American dishes. Locally sourcing doesn’t stop with the food though, it extends to...

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