New Restaurant From Peacock Cafe Opens on P St.

September 4, 2019

Known for their Prospect Street favorite for hospitality and cuisine, brothers chef Maziar Farivar and Shahab Farivar of Peacock Cafe officially opened the doors of their latest venture at 2100 P St. NW on Aug. 28 — Vintage78.

The modern …

At the Rosewood, Wolfgang Puck Is All About Being Local

August 15, 2019

The luxury hotel at 1050 31st St. NW, next to the C&O Canal, which opened in 2013 as a Capella showcase, is now part of the equally luxe Rosewood Hotel Group.

In 2016, the Rosewood group took over. The property …

Cocktail of the Month: The Aperol Spritz

August 8, 2019

With its unmistakably bright orange glow and its bubbly personality, it’s easy to spot everywhere that summer is — from cruises and pool parties to outdoor brunches and rooftop bars. It’s the Aperol spritz, now the “it” drink for every …

Liquor License Suspension, $30,000 Fine for Dean & DeLuca

April 6, 2019

The bright placard on the front door told the tale: upscale Georgetown grocery Dean & DeLuca’s liquor license is suspended through May 7 for illegal liquor sales.

The D.C. Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration cited the store, located at 3276 M …

Weekend Round Up March 7, 2019

March 7, 2019

Prepare to be smitten, as Charles II was, by Nell Gwynn at the Folger. Ninety-one-year-old painter Alex Katz will converse with the National Gallery of Art’s head of modern art and 62-year-old jazz master Dianne Reeves will sing at the

Weekend Round Up February 28, 2019

February 28, 2019

The Washington Ballet is at the Kennedy Center with “The Sleeping Beauty,” the Mark Morris Dance Group is returning to George Mason University and Chamber Dance Project will hold its Anchor Aweigh Bash at the Wharf. Other weekend options: a

Weekend Round Up January 3, 2019

January 3, 2019

This weekend, you can pair Italian wines on Friday with vegan cooking on Saturday. Then take the kids to celebrate the birthday of airmail in College Park. Sunday’s lineup includes a Three Kings celebration at GALA Hispanic Theatre, a film

Weekend Round Up November 29, 2018

November 29, 2018

“Brewlights at Zoolights” is tonight and “Demystifying Amaro” is tomorrow. Come out for the Swedish Christmas Bazaar on Saturday and the National Menorah Lighting on Sunday. This weekend is your last chance to see two Shakespeare productions: “As You Like

Weekend Round Up November 23, 2018

November 23, 2018

This weekend, the National Symphony Orchestra will play along with clips from “Frozen” and other Disney Animation favorites. Ending their runs: “Silent Night” and “The Fall.” On Small Business Saturday, Nov. 24, the Georgetown Christmas Tree Farm will open and

Sound Aged Bourbon at The Ritz-Carlton

November 10, 2018

Listen to this: a smooth, mellow, almost delicate whiskey poured out not of a handsome French former cognac barrel after 20 years of aging, but from a cupboard-sized machine that transforms the liquid through the use of sound waves. Instead …