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QA Chef Mike Cordero: More on the tasty, blue corn tortillas of Taco Rock

In Rosslyn, Taco Rock delivers on taste, creativity, affordability Taco Rock is a recently-opened fast-casual concept from Mike Cordero, it’s chef and president. He is also president of MacNac Hospitality, a restaurant group operating the likes of Bronson Bier Hall and Barley Mac in Arlington, Va. The look and feel of Taco Rock in Rosslyn […]

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Conrad DC, Moncler launch Apres Ski on hotel’s terrace

Ski-lodge-themed terrace, menu a winter escape November 22, the Conrad Hotel in CityCenterDC launched Après Ski, delivering luxury and a lodge-themed outdoor decor to its terrace. In partnership with Moncler, the third-floor terrace is transformed. Guests can indulge in European-inspired specialty cocktails and shareable dishes, announced the luxury hotel.

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Gina Chersevani opens Capitol Hill Buffalo and Bergen

Second Buffalo and Bergen location opens December 6 Buffalo and Bergen will open another location in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. Mixtress Gina Chersevani is expanding her franchise with an official opening Friday, December 6. It’s a “drinkery-dinette.” And why wouldn’t it be? Chersevani’s reputation precedes her, so we should expect inventive cocktails will be slung […]

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DC Doughnut Shop News, Holiday Specials, Washington DC Food News

Astro Doughnuts rolls out holiday flavors in December

Christmas, Hanukkah Astro Mini Boxes return for holidays Astro Doughnuts and Fried Chicken added Red Velvet doughnut, Gingerbread Pear doughnut, Christmas Cookie doughnut, and Chocolate Candy Cane doughnut to the menu during December. As part of annual, holiday tradition, the gifted-doughnut maker is also featuring mini-doughnut boxes. Astro Doughnuts Mini Boxes started pre-selling December 2.

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Jack Rose Dining Saloon hosts prohibition-era Repeal Day Celebration

Pappy Hour, Cellar Party main draws of the party Jack Rose Dining Saloon is throwing a 30’s-style speakeasy party Thursday, December 5 in honor of the repeal of the 21st Amendment. The 8th Annual Repeal Day Celebration features a night full of Prohibition-era cocktails and punches, a ticketed speakeasy-style Cellar Party, a Pappy Van Winkle-themed […]

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District Doughnut makes big menu changes, offers discounts

Chain says new menu will be data-driven, ‘for everyone’ District Doughnut is making some big changes to its menu. First, it’s evaluating its menu using data analysis to create increased menu rotations. Then, it’s providing guests with more options, including bulk discounts on half-dozen and whole-dozen boxes of doughnuts. Also, the Washington, D.C.-based chain will […]

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Gerrard Street Kitchen begins brunch service

Brunch at the Darcy Hotel just became uber-global Gerrard Street Kitchen begins its brunch service Saturday, November 30. The restaurant, which recently opened at the Darcy Hotel in Washington, D.C., will offer a medley of flavors imported from Japan, India, South Asian and more. The creativity of the dishes is underpinned by British-Indian influence, a […]

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