Northern Virginia Magazine: Menus Then and Now

2016 marks the 10th anniversary of Northern Virginia Magazine. In honor of the occasion, I took a look at the menus from four iconic NoVA restaurants to see how our region’s chefs and restauranteurs have evolved with trends over the past…
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Eater DC Map: Where to Eat on Christmas Day in DC

From Eater DC by Lani Furbank: “Preparing a Christmas feast worthy of guests doesn’t always sound appealing, especially after staying up late wrapping presents or drinking eggnog. Luckily, more and more restaurants are opening their doors so revelers can eat,…
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Event Recap: The Science of Delicious

When you’re enjoying a nice meal, you typically wouldn’t want to be asked to suck on a little strip of paper that may or may not taste horrifically bitter…but at National Geographic Live‘s event, The Science of Delicious, scientific wonders like…
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Event Alert: The Science of Delicious

As we gorge ourselves with turkey, pies, apple cider, Christmas cookies, candy canes, hot chocolate, ham, and eggnog during the holiday season, do we ever stop to think about WHY these satisfying traditional treats are so delicious and enticing? Maybe it’s time…
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Profile: Food Tank Founder Danielle Nierenberg

Earlier this month, Food Tank, a non-profit organization dedicated to building a sustainable global food system, hosted a panel at American University that brought together students, community members, and leaders in the food sphere. The panel, called “The Real Cost…
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Eater DC Map: 15 Toasts to Try Around DC

From Eater DC by Lani Furbank: “In the brisk fall weather, a freshly baked loaf of bread cooling on the windowsill isn’t just an homage to classic Americana. It’s the perfect thing to have waiting at home. What’s even better? Fresh…
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