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.

The Uncaged Chefs Uncaged Dinner

…having dinner with The Uncaged Chefs will provide a memorable dining experience.  As their sign states, “This must be the place.”

Showout Shell Shack

For my main dish, I ordered the Seafood Sandwich. This sandwich is packed with everything! The base is blackened salmon, fire roasted shrimp, and lastly lobster. This is topped with a tropical salsa on coco bread. It is served with seasoned fries.

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.

Catch me at Catch 22

atch 22 has all of the favorites from Milk & Honey, plus some new dynamite dishes. Meet Caribbean Style Whole Red Snapper, the star of the show. This dish is the most popular dish on the menu. One bite will show you why it is the most popular dish. The fish is so tender, it falls off the bones.

Creole Soul Restaurant

Today feels like my lucky day. I had the delicious opportunity to eat a bowl of gumbo….which reminds me of home.

CAYA in Paradise

Overall, the CAYA 10th Anniversary Gala was an evening in paradise.