Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Recipe: Cucumber and Greek Yogurt Salad

Chef Harper McClure taught me to make this fresh Cucumber and Greek Yogurt Salad.  Enjoy the recipe below!

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Recipe: Scandanavian Strawberry Cream Cake



Did you guys have a fun Memorial Day weekend?  We did.  This is one of my favorite summer recipes!  Celebrate the season with this Strawberry Cream cake.  It is light, airy and extremely satisfying.  For me, it is the perfect summer dessert.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Thinking of Drinking: Orange Crush

Feel like you're relaxing on the water near the Eastern Shore, VA by mixing up one of Mallards at the Wharf's refreshing Orange Crush cocktails.  These are great for Memorial Day!

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Happy National Chardonnay Day!


Join the #Chardonnation by tasting two new wines for National Chardonnay Day.

Uncorked: Côtes du Rhône Rosé



Memorial Day weekend is the perfect time to pop open a bottle of Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rosé from France’s Rhone Valley.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Thinking of Drinking: 7 Perfect Picnic Cocktails


Grab your picnic basket and a to-go pitcher and whip up some of these cocktails for a picnic-perfect evening.  Just multiply the recipes to fit your needs.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Eating Around Town: Colada Shop

Looking for a casual place to enjoy a frosty Piña Colada on a hot evening and tasty Cuban fare?

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Uncorked: 7 Moons

7 Moons is a new wine that celebrates the seven phases of the moon by combining seven grape varietals sourced from prime California vineyards.  The 2015 7 Moons Red Blend is smooth, fruity, and easy to drink, with a moon phase label that evokes its “made for the moonlight” mantra, the perfect companion to the nightly ritual winding down and relaxing.  This is perfect for a weekend with friends.  Cheers!

Monday, May 15, 2017

FreshDirect is now in DC!

 
FreshDirect is here in DC and it is an awesome grocery delivery service with high quality products.  I checked it out and am a huge fan!  Check out some of the highlights below along with a discount for our readers.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Recipe: Salsa

You've got to make salsa for Cinco de Mayo!  During our time in Cabo, Mexico, we stopped by the One and Only Palmilla to cook with Chef Larbi Dahrouch.  He showed us his recipe for Salsa Mexicana.  I've got my own urban garden growing on my patio with fresh tomatoes and peppers.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017

The Observatory Rooftop is Open!

Rose all day! The Observatory rooftop at the Graham Georgetown Hotel is the perfect way to start off your spring and summer nights.