Archive for Washington City Paper

Have We Reached Peak Uni or is Urchin Still a Chef’s Plaything?

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

“There’s more and more people using it all of the time—not just sushi bars.”

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D.C. Restaurants Are Using Mystery Shoppers Like You to Up Their Game

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

“It’s like being a spy in D.C.—no one knows what you’re doing.”

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Are Chef Gardens Just Trophies or Actual Treasure?

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Some chefs aren’t just paying lip service to growing their own food.

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The Green Zone Gets Green-Lit After Years in Pop-Up Purgatory

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

If a Middle Eastern cocktail bar sounds like an oxymoron, it’s not.

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With D.C.’s Certified-Organic Pioneer Bowing Out, ‘Handshake Organic’ is the New Normal

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Who will carry the torch when Restaurant Nora shuts down?

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La Cocina VA is a Win-Win for Latino Immigrants and Restaurants

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Students hone their skills while preparing meals for families in need.

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How Jamaican-born Nadine Brown Became D.C.’s American Wine Expert

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

She pours for the city’s most powerful at Charlie Palmer Steak.

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Are You Ghana Eat That?

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

West African chefs in D.C. want a piece of Ethiopian food’s popularity.

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Are Restaurants the Answer for Retiring Athletes?

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Former pros Joe Theismann, Jeff Halpern, Ari Gejdenson, and more weigh in.

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Side(line) Hustle: This NFL Cheerleader Runs a Japanese Catering Company

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Masako Morishita and Andrew Chiou hope to open a restaurant this year.

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In Wards 7 and 8, Feeding the Food Insecure is a Team Effort

Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

There is one full-service grocery store for 78,686 residents in Ward 8.

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This Married Couple Opened Side-by-Side Businesses in Ivy City

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

A “Pidzza” place and a blowout that comes with a cocktail.

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The Glass is Half the Pull

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Why area bartenders are serving drinks in horns, treasure chests, and thrift store finds

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These Chefs Excel at Ethnic Cuisines They Didn’t Grow Up Eating

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

“I was feeling like it was my fault I wasn’t born in a Japanese family.”

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The 12 Coolest 2017 Bar & Restaurant Openings

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Source: Washington City Paper – Young & Hungry

Only one is in Shaw. | Get ready for burgers, cubanos, a taste of New England, affordable tipples, and more Filipino food because 2017 promises to deliver big on restaurant and bar openings. These are the 12 that have us salivating the most.

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