All We Can Eat: Shopping


Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 11/08/2012

Wine.com looks to one-up new Amazon Wine

New online program controls shipping and handling of small-production wines both domestic and imported.

By Dave McIntyre  |  01:30 PM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Wine, All We Can Eat, Shopping | Tags:  online wine sales, Dave McIntyre, Amazon Wine

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Union Market, off and running

Organizers and vendors say the first weekend ‘exceeded expectations.’

By Bonnie S. Benwick  |  02:15 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping, All We Can Eat, Markets This Week | Tags:  Bonnie S. Benwick

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 09/04/2012

UPDATED: Hatch peppers, coming to a store near you

Find them raw and roasted onsite at these Washington area locations.

By Bonnie S. Benwick  |  02:30 PM ET, 09/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 03/30/2012

Starbucks and the great beetle extract controversy

The coffee chain’s use of beetle extract for food dye has disturbed some consumers. But is it better than a chemical alternative?

By Cara Kelly  |  06:30 PM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Cara Kelly

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 03/30/2012

Virginia Food Expo winners are the complete package

But it seemed like two award winners from the 2012 expo were all about the packaging.

By Jane Touzalin  |  08:00 AM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Jane Touzalin

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012

Duncan Hines Frosting Creations: A baker’s review

The new Frosting Creations from Duncan Hines don’t deserve to grace your baked goods.

By Becky Krystal  |  05:15 PM ET, 03/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Becky Krystal

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 02/07/2012

Red Apron Butchery to open location in Penn Quarter

After years of searching, the Neighborhood Restaurant Group finally secured a spot for its artisanal butchery.

By Tim Carman  |  03:30 PM ET, 02/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Tim Carman, Neighborhood Restaurant Group

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 01/30/2012

2012 list of Washington area CSAs

Search among nearly 70 farms offering community-supported agriculture programs this year.

By Becky Krystal  |  09:00 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In Season, Shopping, Sustainable Food | Tags:  Becky Krystal

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/06/2011

Wine store coming soon to Crystal City

The man who runs Washington Wine Academy wants to sell you some vino now, too.

By Dave McIntyre  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping, Wine | Tags:  Dave McIntyre

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 11/07/2011

Highlights from the Metropolitan Cooking Show

Here are some of the best products we found at this weekend’s Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show.

By Becky Krystal  |  03:20 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Becky Krystal

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 09/29/2011

VegFest makes a case for flavor without animal products

The animal welfare community understands the palate is more important than the brain when changing eating habits.

By Andrea Sachs  |  08:00 AM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Andrea Sachs

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 09/15/2011

Eataly in D.C.? It’s not looking good.

The partners in the Italian foodie playground may be hard pressed to find the right space in D.C.

By Tim Carman  |  01:15 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Tim Carman

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/18/2011

Drink Local: A trip through carbonation country

Nevin Martell rounds up five regional sodas and put them through the paces.

By Nevin Martell  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Nevin Martell

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: McDonald’s baguette gambit

Will fresh-baked baguettes attract the French to McCafes?

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:40 PM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Shopping, Spirits | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 07/28/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Hold the Spam burger

Logan Circle will just have to wait for its Ted’s Bulletin.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:45 PM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Chefs, Shopping, Spirits | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 07/27/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Waffles without the syrup

Wicked Waffle near Farragut Square does offer strawberries and whipped cream.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  03:00 PM ET, 07/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 07/26/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: McDonald’s menu change

Apples will be included in every Happy Meal.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:00 PM ET, 07/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 07/25/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Drink up D.C. You’re in third.

Washington is the third booziest “state” in America, behind North and South Dakota.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:15 PM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 07/20/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Michelle Obama’s desert storm

Major grocery chains plan to bring water (and produce) to America’s food deserts.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  11:45 AM ET, 07/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media, Chefs, Shopping | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Timothy R. Smith

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 07/06/2011

The right time to get picky about crabs

First-timers and old hands can pick up tips from chef John Shields’ how-to video.

By Bonnie S. Benwick  |  07:00 AM ET, 07/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Bonnie Benwick

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 07/05/2011

Why can’t you get into the Fancy Food show?

Tens of thousands are invited to this year’s event in D.C., but not you. NASFT’s Ron Tanner explains in this Q&A.

By Bonnie S. Benwick  |  03:00 PM ET, 07/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Bonnie Benwick

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 04/19/2011

Smoke Signals: Jim’s big rig driving school

Thinking about moving up to the big rigs this summer? Jim Shahin can smooth the transition.

By Jim Shahin  |  08:00 AM ET, 04/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping, Smoke Signals | Tags:  Jim Shahin

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 03/22/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Buses carry that weight

Higher gas prices are forcing metro buses to strain under the weight of their new riders. Literally.

By Tim Carman  |  12:00 PM ET, 03/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Chefs, Media, Shopping | Tags:  Lunch Room Chatter, Tim Carman

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 03/18/2011

Wonder bread: 90 years of spiritual vacuousness?

Wonder bread is celebrating its 90th anniversary. It would appear the breadmaker’s Wonder years are long gone.

By Tim Carman  |  03:57 PM ET, 03/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Tim Carman

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 01/14/2011

More to the story: How Terrapin Station developed catnip

How did Terrapin Station Herb Farm get into the value-added catnip business? Blame it on its Grateful Dead connection.

By Tim Carman  |  04:30 PM ET, 01/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Shopping | Tags:  Tim Carman