Tag Archives: Eating

Food Truck Review – Red Hook Lobster Pound

The food truck movement has been exploding in our area, but for too long these exotic new purveyors of eclectic, convenient and varied lunch options have kept within the confines of the District. Thankfully, the trucks have started to expand their territories … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – American Tap Room

If they wanted to – the American Tap Room in Bethesda could be great – but it will take some wholesale changes. Continue reading

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Restaurant Reminder – Jaleo

With all the shiny new restaurants that are popping up across the metro area, it is easy to forget an older favorite. I was reminded of this last night when I met friends for dinner at Jaleo! I have always … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Fire Station One, Silver Spring

Fire Station One in Silver Spring is an interesting place that seems to be trying to find its identity. The restaurant/bar is housed in a converted fire station on Georgia Ave in Silver Spring. The building was originally a National … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Againn (Rockville)

Local. Organic. Fresh. Sustainable. Delicious. One of the new gastro-pubs in DC  set up another shop in the old Houston’s space on Rockville Pike! Againn Gastropub (pronounced “aguinn”, meaning ‘together’ or ‘with us’ in gaelic) opened its doors six weeks … Continue reading

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Reviews – Elevation Burger

In the last few years a number of burger joints have been popping up across the region. Some are unabashedly greasy fast-food, some purport to be healthy versions of the standard, and others boast true gourmet fare. Each brand has it’s own … Continue reading

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Kitchen Adventures – Zucchini Carpaccio

Tonight’s kitchen adventure? Using the last of some beautiful little zucchini that I got this weekend. I considered roasting, frying, gratineing – but that all sounds too hot and involved on this steamy summer night. Hmmm… fresh, cooling, tasty? Zucchini … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Hello world! Welcome to my Blog – Adventures of a Suburban Food Nerd. I am a curious, energetic foodie who LOVES exploring the food world around me, and sharing it with friends. Living in the suburbs of Washington DC gives … Continue reading

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