Articles Tagged ‘food and wine’

DC’s José Andrés Wins 2011 Outstanding Chef Award

DC’s José Andrés Wins 2011 Outstanding Chef Award May 12, 2011 | Food | Read More
2011 JBFA Outstanding Chef José Andrés - Photo (c) ThinkFoodGroup The 2011 James Beard Foundation Awards, the most coveted awards for excellence in the food and restaurant industry, were presented on May 6 in New York City with Washington’s own José Andrés winning honors for Outstanding Chef...

Say ‘Oui!’ to the Georgetown French Market This Weekend

Say ‘Oui!’ to the Georgetown French Market This Weekend April 26, 2011 | Events, Food | Read More
From Michel Richard’s Citronelle to the newish Café Bonaparte and all the wine stores, antique shops, and boutiques in between, Georgetown has always had a bit of a French flair. This Friday and Saturday, April 29 and 30, the neighborhood will celebrate this joie de vivre with the 8th Annual...

Going Bananas for Cupcakes in DC

Going Bananas for Cupcakes in DC February 25, 2011 | Food | Read More
It’s well known that Washington has been wild about cupcakes for quite some time. Witness Georgetown Cupcake, a local confectioner so beloved it got its own television series. The second season of TLC’s DC Cupcake, a show that follows the lives of Georgetown Cupcake owners and sisters Sophie...

Top Five Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day: Washington, DC, Edition

Top Five Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day: Washington, DC, Edition February 14, 2011 | Food | Read More
Given the restaurant Renaissance that has been going on in Washington, DC, over the last several years, it’s easy to find a romantic spot for a date or a much-needed date night. Star chefs, culinary delights from every continent, and even food trucks have emerged on the scene to fill our bellies...