Cookie and Kate: Simple Healthy Slaw

November 3, 2022

By Cookie and Kate Let’s talk about this healthy slaw recipe. It’s proof that sometimes, the most humble of ingredients can make for the best recipes. Take cheap cabbage, with all […]

The Latest Dish: Creative Cocktails Kick off the Season


Adams Morgan News: Scott Parker of Scott Parker Brands (Don Tito, Don Taco, Barley Mac) plans to open Baja Tap in Q1 2023 at 2436 18th St. NW in Adams […]

Cookie and Kate: Healthy Apple Muffins

October 27, 2022

By Cookie and Kate It’s apple muffin time! You all really seem to love my banana muffins, pumpkin muffins and carrot muffins and the blueberry muffins in my cookbook. Today, apple muffins are joining the club. Like the others […]

Cookie and Kate: Dark Chocolate Mini Peanut Butter Cups

October 20, 2022

By Cookie and Kate Do I have your full attention? Excellent. These homemade chocolate treats are essentially grown-up, homemade Reese’s peanut butter cups. I make my peanut butter cups with […]

Embassy Chef Challenge: China, Mexico, Philippines, Pakistan Winners


After a two-year hiatus, attendees of the Events DC 2022 Embassy Chef Challenge kicked off the inaugural International City Food Festival Oct. 13 at the Kogod Courtyard, as they traveled […]

Creamy Roasted Pumpkin Soup from Cookie and Kate

October 13, 2022

By Cookie and Kate Meet my favorite pumpkin soup recipe. It’s super creamy (thanks mostly to the pumpkin, with a little help from coconut milk or cream) yet plenty healthy, too. […]

Latest Dish : Betting on D.C. Expansion, Sportsbooks and Restaurant Groups  

October 12, 2022

A second sportsbook location will open in the next year by Brian Vasile of Grand Central Restaurant, Sportsbook and Bar, in partnership with Elys Game Technology.  It will be located […]

Looking for an Escape? Try This Bahama Mama

October 6, 2022

“Mama… Bahama Mama… you tropical charmer… you stole my heart….” croons George Symonette in this traditional Bahamian folk tune. Known as the “King of Goombay,” Symonette reigned supreme in the […]

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


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 […]