Posts Tagged ‘Codmother’

The British Are Cooking: D.C.’s Old-School Pub Fare Isn’t As Bad as the Jokes

Former French president Jacques Chirac once reportedlyjoked of the British: “You can’t trust people who cook as badly as that.” Chirac—who said that England’s grub was second only to Finland’s in its awfulness—was at the time having a hissy fit after London edged out Paris to host the 2012 Olympics. Making matters worse for him: […]

Three Things to Try This Weekend

The "Garfield" (pictured) with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, ricotta and parmesan—or any pizza, really, at Local 16, where noted pizzaiolo Edan MacQuaid now mans the oven, $12; 1602 U St. NW, (202) 265-2828 Fried green tomato crab stack with spiced tomato jam at the Chesapeake Room, $14; 501 8th St. SE,  (202) 543-1445 Deep-fried Snickers at […]