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People to Know / Punch Profiles : DC Central Kitchen CEO Mike Curtin

People to Know / Punch Profiles : DC Central Kitchen CEO Mike Curtin

If there is a special sauce, it would be that we’ve never strayed from our mission. The first time I was exposed to DC Central Kitchen was when its esteemed, nationally recognized founder Robert Egger was being presented an award at some foodie function years ago. The video on the screen gave his background, the good […]

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Toast D.C.-Based Musicians, Pop Artists and Charities at VinoFestDC

Toast D.C.-Based Musicians, Pop Artists and Charities at VinoFestDC

By Punch Correspondent Attie Poirier On Saturday, June 28, DC’s historic Union Market will host VinoFestDC, a curated block-party styled festival celebrating the best of DC’s music, art and food scenes, all served up alongside a veritable selection of vino. Union Market will transform into a beautiful concert venue and wine connoisseur’s paradise, bringing together […]

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FRESHFARM Markets Returns with its First Ever “What’s In”

FRESHFARM Markets Returns with its First Ever “What’s In”

To kick-off the start of farmers’ market season, FRESHFARM Markets has assembled its first ever list of ‘What’s In’ for the new season. This list gives fresh food lovers, shoppers, chefs and anyone who buys local food an inside look at what’s new at the 11 FRESHFARM Markets farmers markets in 2014. It coincides with […]

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Instacart Comes to DC

Instacart Comes to DC

**As of Wednesday, February 19th, Instacart is now delivering from WholeFoods as well!**   Whether your reason be inclement weather, feeling under the weather, a schedule so tight it’s squeezing the life out of you, or the plain out and out fact that you loathe the grocery store (and shopping. and crowds. and strangers. and […]

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A Taste for New Trends at New York’s Summer Fancy Food Show

A Taste for New Trends at New York’s Summer Fancy Food Show

Food is funny. There are the old standbys, like say burgers, however because we always like to be ahead of the curve and tastemakers, we eat up 1001 different versions of the burger, or the hotdog, or the french fry, or the martini, or the waffle, or vodka or coffee, or .. you get my […]

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A Delightful Decadent Way to Celebrate Independence Day

A Delightful Decadent Way to Celebrate Independence Day

And we mean decadent in the most humble way. First, you have to have an extra $1,776 (not including gratuity and tax, natch) at your fingertips and that’s just for one person at your table. To indulge in this grandeur of gourmet sophistication, the whole table, be it two or five, must partake in the […]

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Getting Set for 2nd Annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival

Getting Set for 2nd Annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival

And, as we like to say in the business, the countdown to the fun has begun. Get set for more food, wine, beer, food, drinks, entertainment, arts, food, and just plain good wholesome family carousing than you have ever imagined at the 2nd annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival this coming Saturday, June 22nd from […]

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Bipartisan Cupcakes Win Candace’s of Sprinkles Cupcake Challenge

Bipartisan Cupcakes Win Candace’s of Sprinkles Cupcake Challenge

WE LOVE Sprinkles for a myriad of reasons, not the least of which is their continued generosity in giving back to communities all over the U.S.  And so, yes, I DO agree when they call themselves “the world’s first cupcakes-only bakery”.  And they taste damn good too.  Anyway, Sprinkles announced the winner of Candace’s Cupcake […]

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LivingSocial’s BeerFest

LivingSocial’s BeerFest

By Punch Passport Correspondent Loreana S. Gonzalez Lazzarini The past weekend I went to the Fairgrounds Container Park on 1299 Half Street SE for the LivingSocial’s Hoppin’ BeerFest! On their second year, they were better than ever and the day was perfect such outdoor activities. A plethora of brew lovers were walking around tasting unlimited […]

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Gordon Biersch is NO Joke

Gordon Biersch is NO Joke

By Punch Pulse Correspondent Niki Clark It may be April Fools, but there’s one thing I never joke around about—a good brew. And on that note, it’s your lucky day. Gordon Biersch, an upscale brewery serving authentic, rich German lagers opens today at Washington Navy Yard, conveniently located right across from both the metro and ballpark. […]

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Power Supply Punches Up The Paleo Lifestyle

Power Supply Punches Up The Paleo Lifestyle

It is a crisp (read: freezing) yet sunny (for once) day Thursday in late January when I climb out of my taxi to the home of Robert Morton, Power Supply partner, which is the burgeoning company which prepares fresh Paleo meals and delivers them to more than 30 CrossFit gyms around the DMV region and […]

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Chevy Chase Pavilion Opens with a Thrill

Chevy Chase Pavilion Opens with a Thrill

And the hot plate hits just kept on coming out from Bryan Voltaggio’s (Top Chef) ever popular Range kitchen last night during the VIP “Thrill of the Chase” grand opening party at the newly renovated Chevy Chase Pavilion.  If you are unfamiliar with the area, as many of we Northern Virginians are, the building is right […]

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