The Metropolitan Cooking and Entertaining Show is returning to Washington, D.C. December 1-2 in full form. Emeril Lagasse will headline the show, flanked by TV Host Carla Hall in ecore appearances. MetroCooking D.C. welcomes Emmy-winning Chef Lidia Bastianich. Hall co-hosts “The Chew” on the ABC TV network and Bastianich is a celebrated chef... James Beard Stage is a coveted, annual attraction and this year, Lagasse and top chefs from the D.C. area and local celebrity, will be participating, including Scott Drewno.
The Washington Post has its Best D.C. Barbecue list out for 2018. Some surprises are certainly in store for die-hard area barbecue fans and followers. Hill Country Barbecue dropped in its ranking this time to 4th; DCity Smokehouse moved up the list to number 8 from a previous ranking of 10th. New additions from the area include Rolling Rib, Part II, from Upper Marlboro, ranked 7th, and also Liberty Barbecue in Falls Church, Va., ranked 5th