Tag: Food

Our Attempt to Find the Best Biscuit in Richmond

In a great Southern food city like Richmond, you’d expect it would be easy to find a quality biscuit. We sampled several during our first trip to Richmond, but none of the biscuits we tried were particularly satisfying. Our second trip, we… Read More

It’s Finally Time to Talk About Our Favorite Restaurant in D.C.

Before starting this website and subsequently posting our every food thought for all to read, we’d regularly field the question, “so what’s your favorite restaurant in D.C.?” Up until last year, we didn’t have a clear answer. But we do now; unequivocally,… Read More

How to Spend a Perfect Week in Paris

Last November, we spent Thanksgiving week in Paris. Our first trip to Paris wasn’t much of a success, so we were damned and determined to get it right this time. How’d we do this? We limited the number of sites to see… Read More

An Italian Feast of Epic Proportion

The last week or so has been particularly stressful. People deal with stress in different ways—some people (i.e., weirdos) exercise, some people throw themselves into their creative outlets, and some people, like us, eat. And when I say eat, I mean consume… Read More

Brabo Restaurant: Old World Cuisine in Old Town Alexandria

It goes without saying that we love to discover new restaurants. Hell, we’ve devoted an entire website to writing about food. Apart from the joy of discovery, though, I sometimes feel like kicking myself after enjoying a good meal at a previously… Read More

Recipe: Gnocchi with Garlic Parmesan Cream Sauce

For some reason, up until last year, I’d lived my life without ever eating gnocchi. I don’t know exactly why this is. I’ve always been a picky eater, this is true, but gnocchi should have been right up my starchy, carby alley…. Read More

Restaurant Review: Cheesetique | Alexandria, VA

Despite our documented struggles to find suitable dining in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, we ventured back there to re-visit a place we hadn’t tried for several years. It turned out to be an excellent choice. As the name implies, Cheesetique… Read More

Travelogue: Discovering the Food Paradise that is Richmond, Virginia

If you like food, have I got a new must-visit destination for you! If you like Southern food, in particular, you should just drop your computer or phone or whatever and go get in the car right now. Where, then, is this… Read More

For Unbeatable Comfort Food, Check Out Lunch.Supper! in Richmond, Virginia

Over on our Restaurants Page, we’ve just added a new page for our newest favorite food city. Of course, I’m talking about Richmond, Virginia! Fittingly, our first entry on our Richmond Restaurants Page is our review of our favorite restaurant in Richmond,… Read More

Recipe: How to Make Classic Pasta Carbonara

Over on our Recipes Page, we just added a page for probably my favorite category of food, Pasta and Rice. And what better first recipe to post on this new page than my favorite pasta dish of all-time, classic Roman pasta carbonara!… Read More