Arcadia Fall Harvest Dinner in DC

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by Khoi Tran A good meal can and generally does begin with good food. But a great meal is one that ends with people coming together. As a foodie, I am a big proponent of eating local, organic foods whenever possible. This is how I came to attend the Arcadia Fall Harvest Dinner which I… 

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Traditional Dining: The Nigerian Way

“The discovery of a new dish confers more happiness on humanity, than the discovery of a new star.“- Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin Summertime brings out the best of Washington Heights’ lively dominican neighborhood. From dusk until dawn, music can be heard blaring from windows, young and old men play dominoes on fold out tables and chairs parked in… 

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Talking Spirits, Bitters and Jiggers with DC Mixologist, Marshall

If you find yourself craving a stiff one in the Capital anytime soon, look no further than Marshall’s Mixology workshops. Marshall first got into cocktail mixing because of its deep roots in American history. Join him for a workshop where you’ll not only get to sip on some delicious drinks and learn how to make… 

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AperiNostrum Champagne Tasting

Alessandro offered up three champagnes to some lucky guests earlier this week in Brussels, all hailing from “Maison” one of the most prestigious regions Epernay (the land of champagne). These amazing wines were accompanied with three delicious dishes chosen with matching the flavors in mind! Thanks to Ina for the great photos! Book an upcoming… 

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3 Course Dinner at Menu MBK in DC

15 hungry Bookalokal guests gathered at Menu MBK last night in DC for an impeccable 3 course tasting menu. The Belgian-inspired food was delicious and the group even got a chance to chat with head chef Keith about the inspirations for the menu. Thanks Andy Chang for capturing these great photos from the event. To see… 

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