Tag: foodie

Foodie: The healing power of cooking

By Rory Callaghan Life can be stressful. We need to eat, and cooking can relieve stress, but it can also be frustrating. Like any habit,...

Kismet Modern Indian opens in Alexandria

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Kismet Modern Indian’s recent opening in Alexandria might have been guided by destiny. When restaurant owner Sachin Mahajan decided to create a...

Foodie: Birria chicken tacos with consommé verde

By Chad Sparrow If you follow food trends, you have probably come across birria tacos at a restaurant or on social media. If you haven’t,...

Foodie: How to host a socially distanced dinner party

By Elizabeth Holm In this new era of social distancing, many of us feel uncomfortable inviting people over for lunch or throwing a dinner party....

Foodie: Make a homemade quiche with on-hand ingredients

By Stacey Wharam Few things are better than a beautiful weekend brunch featuring delicious quiche. Quiche is perfect for any brunch buffet. It slices easily...

Foodie: The family that cooks together…

By Jill Erber My family’s morning routine used to be a series of orchestrated steps meant to get everyone out the door at a precise...

Foodie: Create your own restaurant-quality chicken sandwich

By Heather Mills Let’s face it: By now, we are all starting to feel a little stir-crazy after more than a month of the stayat-home...

Foodie: Quarantine cooking at home

By Chad Sparrow As a restaurant owner during the time of the COVID-19 pandemic, I can say one thing to summarize: This sucks. Restaurants are arguably...

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...

Foodie: Sparkling wines make every day special

By Jill Erber I’d like to propose a toast… Wait a minute. It’s time to rethink how and when we select, drink, share and pair...