Posts Tagged ‘snacks’

Monthly Late Night Korean Snack Menu Coming to Mandu

Midnight cheese ramen, anyone? Mandu chef and owner Danny Lee is launching Anju, a series of monthly late night pop-ups beginning June 6 at the Korean restaurant's 435 K Street NW location. Lee is teaming up with Baltimore chef Jonah Kim to create a menu of Korean-inspired bar snacks that will be available from 10 p.m. to 1 […]

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 […]

Just How Do Hot Cheetos and Takis Taste?

By now, there's a good chance you've seen "Hot Cheetos & Takis." (If not, watch it now!) The viral video features a crew of Minneapolis kids calling themselves Y.N.RichKids rapping about their favorite snacks. Rolling Stone has already suggested the track may be "the summer's final truly great jam." It's so catchy that it even got […]

The Best Things In Life Aren’t Free, Bar Food Included

I’m pretty sure I encountered my first happy hour on a family vacation with my mother and sister.  We stopped at a hotel to get some rest before the next day’s epic drive, and the bar just off the hotel lobby advertised drink specials and a free buffet.  Just off an all-day fast food bender, […]

The Stacy’s Pita Chips Challenge

There are a flood of flavored chips on the market–potato chips, pita chips, even puffed rice and corn thingies. But do they always taste like the advertised ingredients? In this periodic feature, we'll put the chips to the test. This time we challenge Stacy's Parmesan Garlic and Herb Pita Chips. Here's what the City Paper […]