Author Archive for Shani Hilton

Cocktail Guess: Make Me a Nightcap

Where: Brixton, 901 U St. NW Bartender response: I'll have to think about this one. What we got: Hendrick's gin, St-Germain, cranberry juice, lemonade, and creme de cassis served up with a lime slice. Price: $12 How it tasted: Mostly sweet, but slightly floral with a hint of tartness. Improv points (1-5): 3. A lime […]

Duck, Duck, Good: 10 Courses of Fowliciousness at Toki Underground

Last night, H Street ramen shop Toki Underground rang in the Thanksgiving holiday with a one-night-only Peking duck (and only duck) 10-course tasting menu. And, no big surprise, it was really tasty! As expected, there was plenty of fatty deliciousness in the form of the crispy duck skin, duck fat mayo and even a duck fat […]