Posts Tagged ‘ bbq ’

What’s been on my fork lately?

March 7, 2012

Below is a recap of my recent experiences forking food around the city.  As you’ll see, I had some good bites and some not so good bites. BBQ Pork Sandwich at Acre 121 I finally made it to Acre 121, formerly known as Commonwealth, in Columbia Heights.  On the weekends, the restaurant serves lunch...
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The Hamilton: A little of everything

February 5, 2012

The Hamilton sounds too good to be true.  At 37,000 sq. ft and three floors, this ambitious new venture from Clyde’s Restaurant Group that occupies the old Borders space at 14th and F St. NW, seems to do it all. It’s open 24 hours, has a live music venue, and several bars and dining...
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Free Food for D.C. Feds on Thursday, 12/8!

December 7, 2011
Free Food for D.C. Feds on Thursday, 12/8!

Below is a guest post from GovLoop’s Lauren Modeen.  As a former federal employee and a friend to many Feds out there, I’m happy to help promote this event!  Plus, the free food at issue here includes two of my favorite food groups: mac and cheese and BBQ.  Now if only I could find...
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Review: Smoked Meats & The Bacon Dream Cream at Smoke & Barrel

October 14, 2011

What do smoked meats and bacon creme brulee have in common? Me! I ate both the other day at Smoke & Barrel (“S&B”), the newest venture from the folks that have brought us Asylum and Meridian Pint.  I’m always happy to see another BBQ joint open in DC and, even happier, when it opens...
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Restaurant review: Standard (14th & S St. NW)

July 25, 2011

I had dinner at Standard today.  Yes, it *may* have been a bad idea to try a place with predominantly outdoor seating on such a sweltering day as today.  I figured I could sweat out the calories as I was ingesting them. (Clever, yes?)  Had I not thoroughly enjoyed my pulled pork sandwich, fried...
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