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TRENDING

Noodles

We focus on where noodles originated: Asia. We discovered Chinese hand-pulled noodles, Japanese shirataki noodles and the best bets for instant noodles at home.

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Show & Tell with Catoctin Creek Distilling Company’s Scott Harris

Catoctin Creek Distilling Company’s Scott Harris and His Personal Whiskey Collection

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50 Best Restaurants 2014

Don’t let Northern Virginia’s notorious traffic stop you from a good dinner. After another year of non-stop eating— from Purcellville to Fredericksburg and Paris to Arlington— restaurant critic Stefanie Gans picks her top places to find a worthy meal.

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REVIEWS

America Eats Tavern

Where the Tourists are

America Eats Tavern plays to easily satiated hotel guests.

LITTLE NIBBLE

Yayla Bistro

Yayla Bistro

Mediterranean favorites abound in this new East Falls Church Bistro.

BOOKS

Brown Sugar by Libbie Summers

Q: What can brown sugar do that white sugar can’t?

Cookbook writer Libbie Summers talks about the versatility of brown sugar in her eponymous book, which is volume 12 in her cookbook collection.

INFOGRAPHICS

Goats will always win eating competitions

Gastrological Signs

Despite the heavy criticisms by the more recognized Gastronomists, Gastrology is a legitimate source for weighing in on food options for any month of the year.

TOOLKIT

Toolkit: Carrot Denconstructed

Carrots Deconstructed

In his first cookbook “Heritage,” Virginia-native and James Beard award-winning chef Sean Brock masters making carrots.

AT HOME

Photo courtesy of PlateDate.

Farm-to-Your-Table

New Private Chef Service incorporates local food concept.

NECTAR

Witch’s Brew: Where to Find 14 Pumpkin Beers from NoVA Breweries

The Pumpkinization of NoVA Brew is complete. Here’s where to find it.

MUST TRY

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VA Made: Together We Bake

A pair of stay-at-home moms have built a baking business that helps with social work and community.

LIFE BY TEXTING

Life by Text.

15 hours with a Goat Enthusiast, Farmer, Market Manager and Education Coordinator: Deb Lakowicz-Dramby

At Willowsford, Deb Lakowicz-Dramby does a bit of everything. But mostly, she loves taking pictures of and snuggling with goats.

REFRIGERATOR ART

Refrrigerator Art

March of the Agrarians

Illustration by James Boyle.

GUT CHECK

Fuego

Find Patriot- and Seahawk-themed Specials for Super Bowl Sunday

Reminder: The Super Bowl is this Sunday

Photo Courtesy of Heritage Brewing Company

Hungry For Linkage: Behind the Scenes at Domino’s on Super Bowl Sunday

Food news, and Your Last Chance to Enjoy Alexandria Restaurant Week

Rhodeside' Honey Sriracha Wings

Take Home Local Bar Snacks – with Beer Pairings – for Your Super Bowl Party

Get Maple Ave’s famous wings for your football party.

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Hungry for Linkage: Meat Sweats

Food news, plus the classic restaurants of greater Washington.