Washington DC Food News

Bar Charley Cocktail, Washngton, DC

A tale of two RAMMY-nominated cocktail bars

Bar Charley, Petworth Citizen show cocktails are indeed a craft

The nominations for the year’s most anticipated food and restaurant event is here, with the Washington D.C. area’s most delicious and creative restaurants in the spotlight. The 2018 RAMMY Awards, hosted by the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, celebrates the diversity and expertise of D.C.’s most renowned food destinations.

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Spring flavors blossom in DC, including Astro Doughnuts monthly rotations

Spring blooms in the DC food scene

Food’s seasonal flavors, cherry blossom inspiration signal spring is here

As the snow melts and the cherry blossoms bloom, crisp, fresh flavors of spring replace the warm winter spices. Popular restaurants in the Washington, DC area are keeping up with the changing produce and introducing seasonal menus that highlight the best the spring has to offer. Spring dishes reconnect with the warmth of the earth, with the sweetness and crunch of fresh fruits and vegetables slicing through the earthier flavors, creating a refreshing medley of flavors that celebrate the celebrate the earth.

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As the number of independent coffee shops in the DC area has exploded in recent years, several best practices for serving truly excellent coffee and succeeding as an independent coffeehouse have emerged

Brewing excellence: Key ideas abound in Washington, DC’s coffee culture

Specialized coffee houses offer lessons in java culture

As the number of independent coffee shops in the DC area has exploded in recent years, several best practices for serving truly excellent coffee and succeeding as an independent coffeehouse have emerged. The wide variety of new coffee houses in the area includes Compass Coffee and Lil’B Coffee and Eatery, as well as coffee houses from regions outside of the DMV area, like Rwandan brand Bourbon Coffee.

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As Washington, DC.-area residents shake off the snow and get into full gear for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, several restaurants are gearing up to celebrate the season

Restaurants in DC swing into Cherry Blossom season

As Washington, DC-area residents shake off the snow and get into full gear for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, several restaurants are gearing up to celebrate the season. Here’s a report from local DC public relations gurus. Also, catch some of the most exciting events by reviewing participating restaurants and local businesses here:

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Savor Artisan Food Pairing and Craft Beer Event, D.C. 2018

Savor craft beer pairing event returns to DC June 2018

Savor 2018 at National Building Museum June 1-2

The Brewers Association is returning the Savor event to Washington, DC June 1-2, 2018. Savor: An American Craft Beer and Food Experience is a premier craft beer celebration that features an impressive lineup of food and wine pairings from over 90 small and independent craft brewers. The beer pairings offer tasty small bites and craft brews from an array of 180 beers.

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