Posts Tagged ‘ bourbon ’

Event: Take Flight with Bourbon Women

June 12, 2012
Event: Take Flight with Bourbon Women

Are you a bourbon girl? That was the question posed to me by Peggy Stevens, founding member of the Bourbon Women Association. Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking to Stevens about Bourbon Women Take Flight, the Association’s bourbon-tasting/networking event being held at Jack Rose on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 (5:30-8pm).  The event includes signature...
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Repeal Day Fun at Jack Rose

December 6, 2011
Repeal Day Fun at Jack Rose

December 5th is Repeal Day.  On Dec. 5, 1933, the 21st Amendment was ratified, thereby repealing the 18th Amendment’s ban on booze. The Prohibition era came to an end and each American’s God-given right to drink was restored.  That’s a holiday I’m always ready to celebrate. Oddly enough, I didn’t even know that Repeal...
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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: America Eats Tavern – Best for a cocktail, some learning, and supporting the National Archives

August 20, 2011

I’m a fan of Jaleo and Zaytinya and of José Andrés generally.  So it hurts a little to say this, but I don’t know what to make of America Eats Tavern, the newest José Andrés restaurant to join Penn Andrés Quarter.  Wait, I take that back.  I think America Eats is a good way...
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Review: Jack Rose

June 19, 2011

Jack Roseis a new bar in Adams Morgan that opened Memorial Day weekend.  So far, only its rooftop bar is open to the public and it is unclear when the ground floor bar and dining room will open.  As I peered through the ground floor windows, I was excited to see a long bar...
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