Posts Tagged ‘Easter’

What To Eat This Weekend: Bottomless Mimosas, Endless Dim Sum at Ping Pong

Naturally, there are plenty of places hosting Passover and Easter-themed specials this weekend. Here's one that's doing things a little differently: Ping Pong Dim Sum is offering all-you-can-eat dim sum for $25 per person, plus bottomless mimosas for $15 per person, at both its Dupont Circle and Chinatown locations. Sounds entirely non-festive, right? Not quite. […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Montana-Made Absinthe Edition

Check out The Oval Room's pretzel and beer pasta, among other suds-soaked dishes around town. [Express Night Out] Shaw's Eagle Restaurant is re-branded as Northern Restaurant but keeps its Ethiopian theme. [Prince of Petworth] Feast your eyes on Zaytinya's Easter menu [BYT] Try the lamb ragù tagliatelle and Montana-made absinthe at Maple, opening tonight. [Urban […]

Good Friday, Better Sunday for Brunch

Easter Sunday arrives this weekend. What would Jesus do? Brunch, of course. An estimated 33 million Americans are expected to dine out on Sunday, according to the National Restaurant Association; 29 percent of them plan to attend brunch. The prophet himself would probably show up in sandals, but these places might actually require shoes: José […]

The ‘Deviled Eggs’ at ACKC Cocoa Bar

These delicate, egg-shaped confections are Rob Kingsbury's contribution to the spring and Easter seasons at ACKC Cocoa Bar. The chocolate shells (both white and dark) contain some piped yellow frosting, which is sprinkled with red sugar crystals to resemble paprika. They're ingenious  — and, sadly, more delightful to gaze upon than eat. I found them […]

Supersizing the Last Supper: What Does It Mean?

Last week, NPR's Morning Edition aired a tantalizing little snippet about the Supersizing of the Last Supper. It seems that over the past millennium, the meal has grown by a blubber-inducing 69 percent, according to nutrition experts who have studied depictions of the event, in which Jesus drops a dime on one of his disciples. So […]

Easter Peeps: You Can’t Escape Them!

PEEPS: An Easter Miracle of TERROR! – Funny videos are here And just think: We're still three weeks away from Easter.