Posts Tagged ‘Brightest Young Things’

Curbside Cookoff Starts Today at CityCenterDC

UPDATED: 11:46 a.m. 10/7/2010 It's a celebration of the city's emerging food truck culture, yes. But the inaugural Curbside Cookoff is also a political statement for many of the participants, who hope it will resonate with D.C. Council members whenever they decide to tackle the contentious vending regulations this fall. Twenty of the city's favorite […]

Last Call for Summer: A Short Guide on Where to Enjoy the Fruits of a Dying Season

The fruits of summer at the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market While not-so-delicately sipping pea soup, topped with an aggressive layer of Parmesan foam, I knew it was over. With the arrival of fall equinox, J&G Steakhouse will soon rid its menu of any traces of warm weather, like this terrific soup and the watermelon salad. I started to […]

Vote Your Favorite Food Truck into the Inaugural Curbside Cook-off

Street food lovers, now that Adrian Fenty and Vincent Gray have finished duking it out, it's time for a voting contest you really care about:  deciding which street vendors will take part in the first annual Curbside Cook-off on Oct. 7 and 8 at CityCenterDC. DCRA, in partnership with the D.C. Commission on the Arts […]

This Just In: The First Annual Curbside Cook-Off Set for Oct. 7 and 8

In what could become D.C.'s own version of the Vendy Awards, Brightest Young Things has just announced the First Annual Curbside Cook-Off set for next month on the site of the old convention center. BYT is partnering with DCRA and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities to present the two-day event on October […]

Food News You Can Use: The Sam Kass Is Hot Edition

If there was any theme to Wednesday night's episode of Top Chef D.C., it had to be this: Assistant White House chef Sam Kass is a total, to-die-for hunk, more than deserving of his spot on People magazine's list of the 100 most beautiful people. Serious Eats found Kass good enough to eat: "This week […]

This Week: Dogfish Head at Scion, Great Lakes at Big Hunt, Flying Dog SXSW Sneak Peek & the 2010 Brewer’s Ball

Another week of beer lies ahead. Tonight you can enjoy a multiple-course meal paired with Dogfish Head beers at Scion in Dupont Circle. If you like the neighborhood but aren't up for a full-fledged affair, head over to The Big Hunt for a limited preview of Great Lakes Brewing Company's new spring release Belgian-style witbier Holy […]

Restaurant Week: Tell Us What YOU Think

D.C. Restaurant Week is in full swing, which means that you'll likely do one of the following: 1) Fight with hundreds of others for the best places to enjoy this twice-annual promotion; 2) Suffer the indignities of small portions, large upcharges, and limited menus; or 3) Ignore the whole damn ordeal and just wait out […]