Tag: food

Stop and smell the coffee

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Everyone loves coffee. Well, most people love coffee, but we’ll forgive the tea totalers. That’s why, for this edition of the Alexandria...

Foodie: Coffee 101: The beans, the roast and the brew

By John Moriarity Elon Musk has been talking about colonizing Mars for years. He said he only needs about 60 years to create a self-sustaining...

Foodie: Summer watermelon salad

By Heather Jenkins When you think of summertime, delicious, fresh watermelon is always on the list of ingredients for snacks, cocktails, barbecues, picnics and poolside...

Winter Restaurant Week extended to two weeks

By Will Schick | [email protected] Alexandria’s Winter Restaurant Week has been extended to two weeks this year and will take place from Jan. 22 to...

Ada’s on the River opens on waterfront

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Located along the Potomac River, Ada’s on the River, the latest restaurant from Alexandria Restaurant Partners, opened today at 3...

Alexandria chef wins Food Network’s ‘Chopped’

By Lindsey Sullivan | [email protected] Chris Edwards, head chef of Alexandria restaurant Hank & Mitzi’s Italian Kitchen, competed to win in an episode of Food...

Local organizations supply food during coronavirus pandemic

By Missy Schrott | mschro[email protected] As Alexandrians struggle with financial difficulties, health concerns, job security and other anxieties during the coronavirus pandemic, several local organizations...

Restaurateurs discuss Alexandria’s growing dining scene

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] During the last five years or so, Alexandria’s dining scene has shifted and evolved, easing the port city into a...

Ya-Gút St. comes to Old Town

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Ya-Gút St., a new Eastern eatery, opened at 682 N. Saint Asaph St. on Jan. 16 and is bringing gelato...

Hops Grill and Brewery closes

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Potomac Yard microbrewery Hops Grill and Brewery officially closed its doors for good on Sunday, according to a news release....