Posts Tagged ‘Colorado Kitchen’

The Smell of Success: Pork Cologne Moguls Are Barbecue Battle Champs

Former Senate staffers Heath Hall and Brett Thompson of the politically apropos Pork Barrel BBQ company came out victorious at this past weekend's Safeway National Capital Barbecue Battle. The Washington Post reports on their "remarkable rise" on the smoker circuit. These are the same fellows behind the hiliarous eau de barbeque cologne that generated some […]

Growing Up, Gillian Clark Couldn’t Call Anyone ‘Stupid’

In today's Washington Post, Tim Carman details the life and work of chef Gillian Clark, formerly of Colorado Kitchen, currently of General Store, and recently infamous for a collection of YouTube videos that showed off her rough-and-tumble persona with customers. Some nuggets from Carman's profile: "...Clark and her four older siblings were not allowed to […]

Changing Tables: Steamed Buns Truck to Hit Streets in February

Coming Soon: People's Bao, a bao food truck will be hitting the streets sometime around February, serving up Asian specialty steamed buns with a variety of fillings. (Metrocurean) Three-level neighborhood bistro Smith Commons, which will feature a globally inspired menu, is scheduled to open on Tuesday at 1245 H St. NE. (Y&H) Tim Carman got […]

Food News You Can Use: Big Cheese Truck Hits the Streets

After hitting Arlington's streets unannounced last week, a new gourmet grilled cheese truck, The Big Cheese, will officially begin tweeting its location today. (TBD) Tim Carman has the scoop on Gillian Clark's grand plans for a new Colorado Kitchen near Union Station. (WaPo) News from PoPville: Although nothing is certain, rumor has it that a […]

Colorado Cafe in Brightwood Has “Duped Some People”

I have no idea how long Colorado Cafe has been around on Colorado Avenue NW in Brightwood, but it's just a few doors down from the late, lamented (and long ago demolished) Colorado Kitchen, home of chef Gillian Clark's homey gourmet comforts and ur-mom rules. I snapped this photo last night, long after the coffee […]

Young & Hungry Dining Guide by the Day: The General Store

One by one, we’re running through the 50 restaurants that made the cut on this year’s Young & Hungry Dining Guide. If you have visited the day’s featured restaurant, let us know what you think. If you’re planning to visit for the first time, tell us about your meal when you return. Gillian Clark and […]

More on Gillian Clark’s New Restaurant Ventures

Prince of Petworth broke a juicy piece of news yesterday when he announced that former Colorado Kitchen chef/owner Gillian Clark had signed a letter of intent to open a nearly 4,000-square foot restaurant at Park Place, a mixed-use development at the corner of Georgia and New Hampshire avenues. Just one small correction, my liege: Clark […]