Bourbon/whiskey seems to be the liquor of choice these days. One name that is first on the lips of every one I know as the best is Pappy van Winkle. Most people have never tried it. Most bars can’t stock it. So why is it considered the best? Thanks to a tip from Eater, now […]
On a recent trip to Barmini (855 E St., NW), we were celebrating the conclusion of some big work projects and asked our server what would be a particularly special way to mark the occasion. He suggested that we try a glass from their rare and exclusive wines list. Due to some new technology, places like […]
Have you noticed how many more sidewalk signs are being used by neighborhood eateries? This one outside Cowgirl Creamery (919 F St., NW) gave me a chuckle and certainly made me pause and go in for a bite. Great marketing!
Growing up in the area, one of my favorite childhood memories is a special assembly at school with Reptile World. Iggy the Iguana always brought laughs and Buttercup the albino turtle taught us about beauty in the reptile kingdom. Mr. Mike and his fantastic friends will be at the National Theater (1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW) […]
Located at 714 7th Street NW, the Herman C. Ewald, or H.C. Ewald 1888, building was once the home of of Ewald’s Confectionary.
What are you doing to celebrate Halloween this year? How about celebrating The Day of the Dead at Oyamel (401 7th St., NW) with drink and menu specials? The festival runs from now until November 3rd with menu specials from $10 to $20 and drink specials from $11 to $13.
A walk by 1010 Massachusetts Ave. NW reveals an almost ready to open Bolt Burgers. Their menu [PDF] features nine types of gourmet burgers, four salad types, and a create your own burger option.