GOURMET

Cooking with wine is simpler than you think. If you’re a wine lover, you know there is a lot more to enjoying wine than just sipping. Wine can offer a wonderful enhancement to your cooking as well. Here are some tips from local restaurateurs along with a quick guide to selecting the right wine for […]

With June just around the corner, the abundance of summer parties is about to kick off with celebrations for two of our favorite groups of people: dads and grads. Read on for some tips for how to plan a memorable Father’s Day get-together or graduation celebration for those special people in your life!

Wine festivals are a wonderful way to sample our fine Virginia wines while enjoying the beautiful settings at which they are held. Enjoy the many opportunities to celebrate through music, food and wine. May 5-6, 2018 Annual Spring Town Point Virginia Wine Festival Presented by AT&T Waterside Drive Norfolk, VA www.festevents.org More than 30 Virginia […]

Dining in the great outdoors is catching on all over. After all, what could be more enticing than savoring a spring salad under the sun or pleasing your palette with a wood-fired pizza by moonlight? Perhaps a romantic evening imbibing by an outdoor fireplace is an enticing scene, or if indulging in local fare with [...]

With Spring upon us, wedding season is about to kick into high gear and we know those calendars will be filling up quickly! If you or someone you love is planning a wedding for this year, you’re in luck… We’ve got the scoop on all of the wedding-related celebrations you might be involved with from […]

Our area offers plenty of options to satisfy your sweet tooth. If you can’t seem to fight your late night sugar craving, you’re not alone. Reston is full of some of NoVA’s best boutique bakeries and gourmet restaurants, and they’re serving up treats both savory and sweet. When you’re in the mood to dump your […]

When I heard about Our Mom Eugenia, a one-year-old restaurant in Great Falls, I immediately invited my friend Evelyn Xeron to have lunch there. Evelyn is a serious home cook who travels to Greece every summer to visit family. I knew she would enjoy sampling this taste of her homeland, and her immediate reaction was […]

It’s that time of year, again! DC Restaurant Week is here! Enjoy special three-course, prix-fixe meals at these Tysons and Reston area participating restaurants for DC Restaurant Week, January 22-28, 2018. Also, keep in mind that many restaurants extend their promotions a week or even up to a month! During this promotion, enjoy three or more […]