March 24, 2010
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Are you looking for the perfect place to enjoy your favorite teams during this time of basketball madness?  Stop searching!  We have the inside scoop to the 2010 March Madness hotspots.  It’s all about being surrounded by giant televisions, munching on your favorite appetizers, and taking advantage of these fantastic drink specials.  There are specials […]
March 22, 2010
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Virginia’s first Wine Week, Love By The Glass, starts today!  March 22-28, 2010 marks the beginning of the Virginia Wine Industry celebration.  A mixture of all different types of restaurants and wine shops will be promoted that offer Virginia wines for sale by the glass.   Virginia is home to more than 155 wineries across the state […]
March 17, 2010
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Let’s take a walk down Washington, DC’s New York Avenue and land at this year’s secret pot of gold.  A contemporary British Isles Bistro called AGAINN really sets the bar for St. Patrick’s Day this year. AGAINN’s menu has something to fulfill all of you Irish lads and lassies, but also caters a unique menu […]
March 15, 2010
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Now that we’re working adults, St. Patrick’s Day has a different meaning than it did when we were younger. Here are a few tips for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, from breakfast to dinner, and everything in between. Top O’ the Mornin’ to ya There’s no better time to try something new than on a holiday, […]
March 12, 2010
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After what seemed like a never-ending Winter full of endless snowflakes and cold temperatures, it’s time to open the door and smile!  On Sunday, March 14, 2010 at 2am we will turn the clocks forward one hour.  One of the worst things ever is getting out of work at night and having it depressingly dark outside.  […]
March 10, 2010
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Raise your hand if you are sick of Winter!  Spring is just around the corner and now that this beautiful weather isn’t just a winter daydream, it is time to start brainstorming some fun ideas to embrace the new blossoms and sunshine!  How about getting your close friends, family, or coworkers together for a wine tour […]
March 5, 2010
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Why are sporting events so much fun? I love sports, and I love rivalries. Being from upstate NY and having ties to Syracuse University, I knew I would have to jump on the opportunity to see them play against Georgetown. Even if you’re not a sports fan, this is a post you have to read. […]
March 1, 2010
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If mountains of dirty snow have you longing for warm weather, here’s at least one good sign that Spring is right around the corner (despite what the groundhog had to say); it’s time to join your local CSA! Want More Information? – Click here to visit, the #1 source for the buy local movement. Shop local. Support your local farmers and do something positive for your family and your community. Join a CSA.
February 25, 2010
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It just happened to be last night that a few friends and I finally had the chance to try Wolfgang Puck’s The Source.  Located next to the Newseum in DC’s Penn Quarter, this Asian inspired restaurant has quite an extensive wine list.    The sushi was delicious and the scallop and shrimp spring roll was exceptional. 
February 23, 2010
Posted in: Concierge Favorites Holidays
I find myself wondering what lil’ leprechaun decided to make St. Patrick’s Day fall during the work week this year… Wouldn’t it be easier to celebrate this “oh so happy” day on a weekend when our responsibilities are less?  For all of you green beer and thirsty spirits looking to avoid the stress of after […]