The Ultimate Family Reunion

To be invited as a member of the press is the most amazing feeling of all.  To be invited to cover the event, to tell the story, to preserve the memories, to evoke the feelings of community and togetherness, to encapsulate this wonderful experience and to put into words what so many others have said they cannot.  To say this is the best food and wine festival I have attended is an understatement. The Family Reunion is a trailblazing event that raised the bar, reconceptualized and redefined the concept of a food and wine festival.

Bacon & Bellini is on TV

My new Taste on TV show, “Bacon & Bellini Explores Culture and Cuisine” will premiere tonight at 8:00pm EST only on Taste on TV!

Restaurant Bridge Fund: Apply Now

Maintaining a restaurant has been extremely challenging during this pandemic. If you own and operate a restaurant in Washington, D.C. and need some relief, have no fear…help is on the way. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced financial relief and assistance for restaurants with the Restaurant Bridge Fund.

Birthday at Eddie V’s

If you want to feel special on your birthday, go to Eddie V’s. The staff will make you feel like royalty.

So Much Southern Spice

By the taste of their food, I can already tell that they will soon dominate the Soul Food world in the DMV.

Sugar in Spring

My favorite is the Cookie Dough Biscoff Brownie. Every layer, every bite makes me want to take another bite. The bottom layer is the ooey gooey brownie. The middle layer is the chocolate chip cookie dough. On top of that is a biscoff cookie layer, topped with a layer of fudge. It is garnished with a drizzle of caramel and topped with a Biscoff cookie and Biscoff cookie crumbles. I could eat this every day.

Savor the Uncaged Chefs

After my business event, I went to Savor Food Hall, the first Black owned food hall in Prince George’s County Maryland, and the second Black owned food hall in the United States!  I was already very motivated and in a social mood since when I arrived at Savor. Just walking through the door elevated my…

An Evening filled with HeArt & Sole

Imagine walking into a room and seeing your favorite celebrity chef offering you bites of their amazing food. Now, imagine looking to your left and to your right and seeing another celebrity chef and third celebrity chef, all of whom are offering you bites of their delicious dishes.

All Nostalgia at Half Smoke

Go to Half Smoke and enjoy a Bad and Boujee or Pinky and The Brain. You will be glad you did. As they say in Half Smoke….Don’t grow up. It’s a trap!