L’Avant-Garde Coming to M Street by Way of Michelin-Starred Chef Gilles Epié

October 6, 2022

Michelin-starred chef Gilles Epié’s soon-to-open L’Avant-Garde at 2915 M Street NW will serve “le vrai” (real) French cuisine in a suave setting. Epié is excited to have moved to a […]

Wild Thistle Kitchen: Apple Butter Muffins

September 29, 2022

Apples are a true sign of fall in Virginia. We are surrounded by so many beautiful orchards and every year we head to one of our favorites and come home […]

Business Ins & Outs: Lutèce Gets Top Praise; Empty 7-Eleven, Sara’s to Get New Tenants 

September 26, 2022

Congrats! New York Times Praises Lutèce A terrific culinary shout-out — and well deserved for owner Zubair Popal and family — for the bistro at 1522 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Last week, […]

Wild Thistle Kitchen: Fig and Burrata with Prosciutto Crostini

September 22, 2022

Fresh figs are such a special seasonal treat. They actually have 2 seasons, one in early summer and another in late summer-early fall depending on the region. I find in […]

A Culinary Tribute: Queen Elizabeth II’s Scotch Pancakes

September 15, 2022

By Jennine Rye and the Staff of Tasting Table If you love digging into a warm stack of freshly made pancakes, then you might have something to learn from the […]

Mapping Georgetown: Booeymonger Tales

September 12, 2022

Grab a Sandwich — maybe a Patty Hearst or a Tuna Turner? We’ve got some Booeymonger stories for you! A few years back, The Washington Post described Booeymonger’s history and […]

Wild Thistle Kitchen: Brothy Beans with Fennel and Parmesan

September 8, 2022

There are few things that remind me more of my dad than a pot of beans bubbling away on the stove. The can’t-be-rushed process, the aroma, the transformation of a […]

Laura’s Peanut Butter Blondies

September 1, 2022

I love blondies and I love peanut butter. Together, they’re the perfect combination, especially when you add chocolate chips. Blondies are a fun alternative to cookies and/or brownies. They’re an […]

Star Chef Gilles Epié to Open L’Avant-Garde on M St.

August 26, 2022

This article was updated on Aug. 30. Georgetown will soon welcome its rock star chef. French chef Gilles Epié plans to open a restaurant on M Street in late September […]

Laura’s Ahi Tuna and Marinade from Sift

August 25, 2022

The first time I recall having ahi tuna was in (of all places) Tulsa, Oklahoma. We travelled to Tulsa for our friends wedding and a couple of us went to […]