With spring comes an arms race among chefs all vying to be the first to have the latest local, seasonal ingredients on their menus.
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Restaurants are carving Spanish ham, grinding and brewing coffee, and mixing cocktails at the diner’s side.
All this week, Mintwood Place chef Cedric Maupillier will show up an hour earlier to work and leave an hour later. He’s also reinforced the troops: an additional cook, server, food runner, and busser. This is not a week for kitchen rookies. This is the week to bring in the people who’ve already proven themselves. […]
The snow may keep you from work or school, but from the bar? Never. Behold, your snow day food and drink specials below. Know of other deals? Email us at email@example.com. Alba Osteria If at least 4 inches of snow accumulate in D.C. by 5 p.m., the restaurant will offer a bottomless dinner for $35 per person. […]
PoPville's got some more "really sweet scuttlebutt from a pretty reliable source" saying that the team behind Mintwood Place and/or Top Chef season 7 winner Kevin Sbraga are opening restaurants at the CityMarket at O development in Shaw. But that source may not be so reliable: "He's getting bad info," says Roadside Development's Jeff Edelstein, […]
The Dish: Scottish Wood Pigeon Where to Get It: Mintwood Place, 1813 Columbia Road NW; (202) 234-6732; mintwoodplace.com Price: $19 appetizer, $38 entree What It Is: This isn’t your crumb-pecking L’Enfant Plaza pigeon. Mintwood Place procures the Scottish Wood Pigeon, which is smaller and stronger-flavored than most squab, from a purveyor in Scotland. The breast […]
They say the stomach is the way to the heart. This Valentine’s Day, consider flipping the equation. Plenty of Peruvian restaurants serve the organ grilled and skewered, but it also shows up in everything from salads to pierogi at upscale establishments showing off their nose-to-tail cred. Here are five places where you can muster your […]
It was just after 1 p.m. on a recent Friday when the rumors began to circulate that a VIP guest was coming. Before long, police had blocked off a section of H Street NE, and a big white tent appeared in front of Smith Commons. Crowds swarmed around the edge of the barrier taking photos. […]
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Mmmm...bacon beer. [We Love DC] Try the Lobster Monster Roll at Zabb Modern Asian. [Girl Meets Food] Mintwood Place is now serving brunch. [Washingtonian] Big crowd at Meridian Pint for DC Brau's anniversary bash [Twitter] Seven D.C. brunches that don't suck. [Serious Eats] Oyster Fest at Hank's Oyster Bar is set for April 21. [Borderstan] […]