Posts Tagged ‘Pizzeria Paradiso’

Restaurants and Bars Fuel a Cottage Industry of Chalk Artists

Chantal Tseng is looking at pictures of cartoon lions on her phone. She wants to draw a comic feline on the chalkboard that hangs at the front of the sherry- and ham-obsessed Mockingbird Hill in Shaw, which she runs with her husband, Derek Brown. But she’s not quite sure how to sketch a convincing big […]

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 […]

Where Women Can Get 23 Percent Discounts Today

In an effort to bring attention to the wage gap between men and women, a handful of D.C. restaurants and bars are offering 23 percent discounts* today. The idea is to “call attention to the fact that women still make 77 cents to a man’s dollar,” according to local group Lean In DC, which organized […]

Pizzeria Paradiso’s Cookbook is Here

Fans of Pizzeria Paradiso don't necessarily have to wait for a table to try one of owner Ruth Gresser's Neapolitan-style pies anymore. Gresser has just released a pizza-making cookbook with Quarry Books called Kitchen Workshop—Pizza, the first in the publisher's series of how-to cooking guides. The book covers everything from dough basics to sauce-making, plus recipes for some […]

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

It's that magical time of year: DC Beer Week. "Beer week, again?" you might ask. Yeah, there seems to be some kind of beer week every few months, with plenty of bars to visit and brews to try. But this one is the official one, worthy of your attention. In its fifth year, DC Beer Week […]

License to Swill: D.C.’s Unique Booze Laws Allow a Way Around the Middleman. Guess Who Isn’t Happy?

The Beer Issue Lager Rhythms How a Homebrewer Resurrected a Classic D.C. Lager Ready and Labeled What Would These Draft Beers Look Like in Cans and Bottles Ale Together Now The Brewer Collaborations You'll Want to Try During DC Beer Week Cask and Tell The Barrel-Aged Revolution How to Spend DC Beer Week Pizzeria Paradiso […]

Ale Together Now: Beer Collaborations During DC Beer Week

The Beer Issue Lager Rhythms How a Homebrewer Resurrected a Classic D.C. Lager Ready and Labeled What Would These Draft Beers Look Like in Cans and Bottles License to Swill D.C.’s Booze Laws Allow a Way Around the Middleman. Guess Who Isn’t Happy? Cask and Tell The Barrel-Aged Revolution How to Spend DC Beer Week […]

Pizzeria Paradiso Cookbook Coming Soon

The secrets to Pizzeria Paradiso's margherita pie soon won't be very secret. Chef and owner Ruth Gresser has a deal with Quarry Books for a pizza-making cookbook coming out in February. The photo-heavy book will be the first in Quarry's new "Kitchen Workshop " series of how-to cooking guides. Gresser says her installment is split into eight chapters covering […]

Free Munchies

If you’re lucky enough to get something to munch on while you wait for your meal, chances are it’s bread with olive oil or butter. But not every restaurant offers boring,empty carbs. Here are six spots whose appetite-whetters go beyond the bread basket. Popovers, Pâté, and Petit Fours at BLT Steak Before descending on BLT’s […]

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 […]

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