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These Are a Few of My Favorite Things : Wine & Art : August 2nd at Paradise Springs Winery

These Are a Few of My Favorite Things : Wine & Art : August 2nd at Paradise Springs Winery

We at the Punch along with our Partners Pinot’s Palette of Dulles and Chris4Life Colon Cancer Foundation, invite you to a Sunday Funday at Paradise Springs Winery on Sunday, August 2nd from 2pm-5pm. Enjoy a wine tasting and view Pinot’s Palette original paintings which are for sale (the artists have been working tirelessly with their […]

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4th Annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival : This Saturday noon to 6pm at Oronoco Bay Park

4th Annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival : This Saturday noon to 6pm at Oronoco Bay Park

The 4th Annual Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival is set to return this summer at a new waterfront location on Saturday, June 27th noon-6pm and your’s truly along with Jummy Olabanji, ABC 7 News – WJLA Good Morning Washington News Anchor, Darik Kristofer, 94.7 Fresh FM, Jeannie Theismann – Feature Reporter, Alexandria Gazette, will be judging the restaurant’s […]

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People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on Justin Harrison, CEO of Vinolovers and Founder of VinoFest

People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on Justin Harrison, CEO of Vinolovers and Founder of VinoFest

On Saturday, May 9th, VinoFest DC 2015 returns to take the city by storm with wine and music. Scheduled to be held at Storey Park in NoMa (1005 First Street, NE), this afternoon through evening event is presented by Vinolovers and defines itself as a curated wine and music festival that celebrates memorable wine experiences, […]

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Who Needs Anything But Wine?

Who Needs Anything But Wine?

Not me! Sensing a theme here? Any who, gal pals rejoice in Ladies Night opportunities to gather together to try new things and mindshare. Or to just get the week’s/month’s BS off your chest and out of your mind with real friends. OR, to just laugh and love. All of the above sound damn good […]

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A Taste of Napa Valley Wine Dinners at Blue Duck Tavern

A Taste of Napa Valley Wine Dinners at Blue Duck Tavern

  You know when you hear or see a word or phrase once, then twice, then ten more times within a few days? You think, wow, the universe seems to be pointing me in that direction. Like diet and sleep and save money. Recently, the universe got together with the wine gods as I’ve heard […]

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Epicurience Event Proves Virginia is for Lovers (of local food and wine)

Epicurience Event Proves Virginia is for Lovers (of local food and wine)

By Punch Correspondent Karen Garnick  This past weekend, Virginia showed off its local flare by bringing together regional chefs, farmers, and winemakers for a one-of-a-kind culinary adventure called Epicurience Virginia. The Grand Tasting event was held on Saturday in the heart of Northern Virginia’s wine country, at the stunning grounds of Morven Park. The afternoon […]

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Epicurience Virginia This Labor Day Weekend

Epicurience Virginia This Labor Day Weekend

Years ago (2009 & 2010) I visited Loudoun County, Virginia with the intent of receiving an education on the Commonwealth’s wine production. I can assure you, I did (and enjoyed every drop of my enlightenment). The historic region is flush with the award winning vineyards and wineries set amongst rolling hills, wide open skies, fields […]

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Wine Lovers (and Snobs) Rejoice: Coravin is Here to Save Our Day

If you are anything like me, determining what bottle to buy, open, share, or even remove from your collection to bring along to a party often includes considering: will this bottle be consumed in one sitting? Because if not, then perhaps I should go for the ahem, lesser of the stellar bottles. After all, who […]

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Flights of Fancy and a New Summer Menu at Vino Volo Bethesda Row

Flights of Fancy and a New Summer Menu at Vino Volo Bethesda Row

Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe in Bethesda has a new summer menu that now showcases small plates—perfect for pairing with their hand-picked wine flights. We tried two lovely pairings of food and flights that will be available for the rest of the summer: Refreshing watermelon and feta salad and decadent Atlantic salmon rolls with crab. […]

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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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DC Wine Week: Celebrating All Things Wine October 12-19

DC Wine Week: Celebrating All Things Wine October 12-19

By Punch Preview Correspondent Lindsey Clark  For those of you who are tired of the $2 PBR drink specials all over DC during the shutdown, have no fear – here’s your chance to enjoy something a little more high class: DC Wine Week kicked off over the weekend and offers a full calendar of events […]

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DC Wine Soiree: For Lovers of Vino

DC Wine Soiree: For Lovers of Vino

By Punch Correspondent Karen Garnick  The other night at the cool space 1776, Vinolovers made a mark in the Washington social scene promoting their wine club, which is coming to DC in 45 days. You may be thinking, what exactly is a wine club? It’s a personalized subscription experience, similar to Birchbox, that delivers wine every […]

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