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Feature, Seasonal

Dear Candy Corn, You Suck!

Dear Candy Corn, We need to talk. This isn’t going to be easy for either of us – more so you than me – but it has to be done. Every year we have to deal with this, with you, and it just isn’t working anymore. On behalf of millions […]

David, Restaurant Review

Fall Harvest @ Boqueria

Boqueria is taking on the fall season with new seasonal dishes, created to celebrate the flavors and ingredients of autumn. We stopped in recently to sample some of them, along with a few of the classics as well. We started off with Jamon Serrano, freshly carved from the leg, served […]

Events, Gabby

Get Ready to Rock the Block

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC), whose mission is to keep children safer in the real-world and online, will host its 2nd Annual Rock the Block event taking place on Thursday, November 7 throughout Old Town Alexandria.  Old Town’s hottest restaurants will close their doors to the public for this signature event, […]

Hailie, Uncategorized

Rum: The Spirit with a Past

Rum is a long-celebrated liquor that has shaped not only the cocktail world but also influenced colonialism, slavery, and economics. With tomorrow being National Rum Day (and a Friday), celebrate the last few weeks of summer with fellow rum enthusiasts with the one spirit that invokes salty ocean breezes, and […]