Posts Tagged ‘Buffalo & Bergen’

Underserved: Buffalo & Bergen’s Boozy Ice Cream Sodas

The “make it boozy” option at the Union Market mainstay lets customers choose from house-made syrups that get swirled with Trickling Springs Creamery vanilla ice cream, soda, bitters, and two ounces of whichever spirit has their number.

Try Hank’s Oyster Bar on the Hill’s Hit Cocktails as Bartender Gina Chersevani Departs

The bar created more than 500 cocktails over the course of a year as part of weekly themed menus.

Can the Latest Crop of Artisan Bakers Free D.C. From Its Bagel Angst?

Covered in sesame seeds and sweat, Jeremiah Cohen re-moves his flour-dusted orange apron to reveal a black T-shirt that reads “EAT. SLEEP. COOK.” “I’ve had nothing to eat, and I’ve had no sleep,” Cohen says. That’s not an exaggeration; the only thing his T-shirt has right is the “COOK” part. The former general manager of […]

We All Scream for Egg Creams

Old school egg creams are making a comeback. At least three new eateries, including DGS Delicatessen and Farmers Fishers Bakers, offer the New York soda shop classic. In particular, mixologist Gina Chersevani of Buffalo & Bergen in Union Market has gone to great lengths to perfect the drink, even bringing in a custom soda machine […]

“New York” Water and Bagels at Buffalo & Bergen

Gina Chersevani has a secret ingredient in the egg creams and bagels at her Union Market soda shop Buffalo & Bergen: New York water. Or rather, something like it. Chersevani tells us she has a special water filter that is meant to mimic New York water. Chersevani uses it to make seltzer and sodas and […]

So Hot Right Now: The Reuben

Reubens are showing up on all types of menus right now. And not just in sandwich form (though there are plenty of those, too). There are also reuben-inspired knishes, hot dogs, and even pasta dishes. DGS Delicatessen offers a fairly traditional version with a combination of corned beef and pastrami, both of which are brined […]

Sauce-O-Meter: How the Week’s Food Happenings Measure Up