Posts Tagged ‘Jean-Louis Palladin’

Top Chef Alum Opens TD Burger in NoMa

Ask anyone what’s missing from the D.C. food scene, and they’re not likely to respond with “another upscale burger joint.” But that hasn’t stopped Washington native and former Top Chef contestant Timothy Dean from opening a second outpost of TD Burger in NoMa today. “With the economy, I’m just looking at doing something simple,” he […]

Chefs Veg Out: Christoph Marquette of One Lounge

Short ribs and baby octopus may dominate many menus in the city, but that doesn't mean local chefs can't find love in an acorn squash. In our ongoing series, Chefs Veg Out, we'll prove D.C.’s chefs can play with more than just meat. Name: Christoph Marquette Title: Executive Chef Restaurant: One Lounge Twitter: @oneloungedc Cooking Since: I started […]

Kojo to Talk About How D.C. Shed Its Culinary Backwater Image

As part of his ongoing series to review D.C.'s culinary history, Kojo Nnamdi will look back at the 1960s and 1970s when the District started to shed its image as a culinary jerkwater town. That, in large part, was due to the man in the video above: the brilliant, the belligerent Jean-Louis Palladin, whose restaurant […]

GQ Names José Andrés Chef of the Year

First it was Esquire, which recently stirred the pot by selecting Blue Ridge's Barton Seaver as chef of the year. Now comes GQ, which just named José Andrés as its chef of the year. GQ's Alan Richman virtually gushes over Andrés and his approach to tapas: America in recent years has became obsessed with undersized […]