Posts Tagged ‘Jack Rose Dining Saloon’

Gird Your Liver! It’s Savor Week

Tickets to this weekend's Savor beer festival, one of the brewing community's most anticipated events of the year, may be long gone. But if you're not going, that doesn't mean your buzz needs to suffer. For the fifth year in a row, bars and restaurants throughout D.C. are taking advantage of having so many talented American […]

Dram & Grain’s Latest Bar Tools? An Industrial Heat Gun and a Metal Rod

Dram & Grain bartender Trevor Frye has been talking up The Flip—a cocktail heated by a hot metal rod known as a loggerhead—since the 20-seat den in the depths of Jack Rose Dining Saloon opened in February. But it took a few months of dealing with fire codes, fumes, and logistics until the drink could […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Closing Weekend Edition

All good things must come to an end. After dozens of beer-focused activities across bars, restaurants, markets, and even ballparks and concert venues throughout the Washington area, DC Beer Week comes to a close on Sunday. Here are our suggestions for where to down your final pints this weekend. View the full list of events […]

Brew In Town: Tripel De Garre

Where in Town: Jack Rose Dining Saloon, 2007 18th St. NW Price: $8/10 ounces Bubbly Inside On a cobblestone alley off the main square of Bruges, Belgium, is a small, centuries-old beer café called Staminee de Garre. Inside, the music of Debussy competes with the banter of Flemish regulars. The draft list above the bar […]

Where to Drink During the Craft Brewers Conference Part 2

Having the annual Craft Brewers Conference in D.C. this week means plenty of chances to rub elbows with the brewers from around the world—or at least drink their beers. Yesterday, we brought you picks for the best events each day. Today, we offer some suggestions on where to meet beer world celebrities, listen to live music, drink […]

Where to Drink During the Craft Brewers Conference This Week

The annual Craft Brewers Conference arrives in D.C. this week. More than 6,000 beer professionals from around the world are expected to attend, and many are bringing their beer with them. Gird your liver! Washington's plethora of craft beer-minded bars and restaurants have put together a whopper of a week to celebrate the first time the […]

Whiskey Business

Jack Rose Dining Saloon in Adams Morgan claims to stock the largest whiskey collection in the western hemisphere. I walked in as a dark-liquor dunce, daunted by the 1,200 different bottles on the menu, and walked out a fledgling whiskey nerd. To help you do the same, owner Bill Thomas showed off five bottles that […]

Cocktail Guess: “Make Me Something With Brandy”

Where: Bistro Bohem, 600 Florida Ave. NW Bartender Response: “We have a really strong Czech plum brandy.” What We Got: A Velvet Revolution made with slivovice (Czech plum brandy), plum juice, and ice Price: $10 How It Tasted: Sweet like a plum, and reminiscent of a purple lollipop Improv Points (1–5): 4. Plums? Now there’s […]

Jack Rose Dining Saloon to Unveil Basement Bar on Repeal Day

Turns out that Jack Rose Dining Saloon has a basement, and now it's finally putting it to use—for more drinking, of course. The whiskey haven hasn't finalized a permanent concept for the subterranean drinking den quite yet, but you can get a first glimpse of it during a Repeal Day party on Dec. 5. The […]

Changing Tables: Arlington Rooftop Bar and Grill Now Open, Another Matchbox on the Way

The latest in restaurant openings, closings, and highly unstable target dates. Coming Soon: Rockville is getting set to open the latest outpost of the gourmet pizza bar, Matchbox, as early as Friday with an impressive spot which can seat more than 400 people! (Bethesda magazine) Dupont Circle will soon have a new yogurt and parfait […]