All We Can Eat: Timothy R. Smith


Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 12/23/2011

Food trucks cry foul over parking tickets

D.C.’s Public Works department says it has issued only 68 tickets, a number that food truck owners dispute.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  11:15 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 11/23/2011

Miriam’s Kitchen takes on a Finnish flavor

A Finnish chef gets a taste of homelessness in Washington, and the homeless get a taste of his cooking.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  04:10 PM ET, 11/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Google sees red

The search-engine behemoth acquires Zagat and its little red dining guide.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:10 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 09/08/2011

Market Roundup: Sept. 8-14

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  08:30 AM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 09/02/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Germany’s fugitive cow

Yvonne, on the run for three months, is finally captured — but not without a fight.

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

Lunch Room Chatter: Lawsuits and salmonella

Could a lawyer’s sword of Damocles work to prevent salmonella?

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Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 09/01/2011

Market Roundup: Sept. 1-7

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  10:30 AM ET, 09/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 08/31/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Baking against the grain

A gluten-free bakery is scheduled to open in Del Ray.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  02:15 PM ET, 08/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 08/30/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: A love/hate affair with Irene

NYC restaurants and markets loved the extra business — until it was gone over the weekend.

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Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 08/29/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Goodbye, Shaw Tavern

Without a liquor license, how could a tavern survive? It couldn’t.

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Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 08/26/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Ordering McDonald’s from a tank

A young man stocks up on fries before suppressing a watermelon insurgency.

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Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 08/24/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Philly’s Joey Vento dies

Controversial owner Joey Vento died Tuesday of a heart attack.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  02:00 PM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/24/2011

Market Roundup: Aug. 25-31

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 08/23/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Squeezing S. Africa’s wine workers

How apartheid practices keep many oppressed in the vineyards.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:10 PM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The pursuit of frozen perfection

Robb Duncan will serve no gelato before its time — or season.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:10 PM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 08/19/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Bourdain vs. Deen

The “No Reservations” host talks smack about the Food Network star — and vice versa.

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Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 08/18/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Chipotle’s bacon bombshell

Burrito chain to note that its pinto beans include bacon following a one-man Twitter campaign.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 08/17/2011

Market Roundup: Aug. 18-24

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  11:59 PM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 08/17/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: D.C.’s Hemingway Bar

Order a Hemingway daiquiri at the joint sponsored by Cuba’s non-embassy.

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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 08/16/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Food’s fountain of youth

Could a new preservative mean the end of the sell-by date?

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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 08/15/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The upside of canned salmon

Canned salmon is better for the environment and your health than canned tuna.

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Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 08/12/2011

Hatch forecast: When the peppers will hit D.C.

These grocery stores will be stocking and roasting the peppers in August and September.

By Timothy R. Smith and Bonnie S. Benwick  |  02:50 PM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 08/12/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The lobster edition

Red Lobster expands to Mexico and other news on the crustacean front.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:40 PM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Smoking hot in McLean

Restaurant grows the six hottest chili peppers in the world.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:00 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/11/2011

Market Roundup: Aug. 11-17

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 08/10/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: USDA’s salmonella mistake

The federal agency knew about the Cargill salmonella last year.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:00 PM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 08/09/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: You can’t avoid the Noid

Domino’s annoying Noid is back to bug you about pizza.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  12:30 PM ET, 08/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 08/08/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: France’s weight problem

Even the French are adopting the West’s poor eating habits.

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Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 08/04/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Starbucks battles squatters

By blocking outlets, the chain hopes to stop folks from turning the coffee shop into their private office.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  01:45 PM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Market Roundup: Aug. 4-10

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  11:59 PM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 08/03/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The robotic tongue

The new gadget could supplant sommeliers.

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Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 08/02/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Five Guys fever

The local burger-meister is the fastest-growing restaurant chain in America.

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Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 08/01/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The French Laundry, Part Deux

Thomas Keller will open a pop-up at London’s Harrods this fall.

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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?

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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.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 07/28/2011

Market Roundup: July 27-Aug. 3

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  10:00 AM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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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.

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

Lunch Room Chatter: McDonald’s menu change

Apples will be included in every Happy Meal.

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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.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 07/20/2011

Market Roundup: July 21-27

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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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.

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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 07/19/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The Condiment Caper

How one group of Austrians satisfied their condiment jones.

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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 07/18/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: ‘I’ll have the whole animal’

Could whole animal feasting be the next big thing?

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/15/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Bow to the Spaghetti Monster!

Austrian motor vehicle authorities sort of recognize Pastafarianism.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Harry Potter edition

Get to know your Potter cuisine as the final chapter of the cinematic series opens tomorrow.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 07/13/2011

Market Roundup: July 13-20

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 07/13/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Ben’s big idea

The iconic diner considers expanding beyond its U Street hub.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/12/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The chef in the trash can

A New York chef spills the beans on her boss.

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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: No food for these tots

A Pennsylvania restaurant bans noisy, wailing, slobbering children under 6.

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Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 07/08/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Mislabeled salmon, endangered tuna

Pacific Northwest diners aren’t getting what they paid for. Meanwhile, more bad news for tuna.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 07/07/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Sliced bread turns 83

At 83, sliced bread gets the cake.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 07/06/2011

Market Roundup: July 7-13

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 07/06/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Return of the soda fountain

Soda fountains with properly clad jerks are making a return.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 06/29/2011

Market Roundup: June 30- July 5

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/29/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: How to stop a dog-meat festival

Protests put a dent in Korea’s consumption of canines.

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Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 06/28/2011

The kid who likes his birthday cake with seeds

Tim Smith recounts why his parents started serving watermelon on his birthday instead of cake.

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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 06/28/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Mushrooms grown in diapers

Mushrooms help decompose disposable diapers, but would you eat such fungi?

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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 06/27/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: 2,500 miles for Primanti Bros.

A Boeing crew takes a direct flight to Pittsburgh for a taste of the city’s iconic sandwich.

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Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 06/24/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The jailed blogger

A Taiwanese blogger visits a beef noodle house, calls its food salty, finds herself in jail.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/23/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Chef surrenders Michelin star

A French chef says it was getting too expensive to hold onto that star.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 06/22/2011

Market Roundup: June 23-29

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/22/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The man who ate a baby rat

A man ate a rodent, and Utah ain’t happy about it

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/21/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Summer starts, school lunches end

No school lunches mean many students go hungry over the summer.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/20/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Were ancient Romans vegetarian?

Fossilized remains found in a first century sewer provide clues to the Roman diet.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 06/20/2011

Exhibit explains when U.S. food was really scary

“What’s Cooking, Uncle Sam?” provides a tour of the U.S. government’s role in shaping America’s diet.

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Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 06/17/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Rush’s tea party

Limbaugh wants to dump hippie teas overboard with his own brand, Two If By Tea.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/16/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Those dirty fruits and veggies

You like apples? They’re pretty downright dirty.

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Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 06/16/2011

Market Roundup: June 16-21

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/15/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The 22-pound lobster

Happy National Lobster Day. Now, you might want to keep your babies away from this massive beast.

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Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 06/14/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The demon butcher of Jinzhou

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Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 06/13/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: Exploding bananas foster

Which is worse? Exploding desserts or food served in toilets?

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 06/10/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The boozing food truck

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Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 06/09/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: The 1.3 million-calorie burger

Californians might get to try a VW Beetle-sized burger. Gulp.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 06/08/2011

Market Roundup: June 9-15

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 06/08/2011

Lunch Room Chatter: McDonald’s goes green

You can suddenly feel good about that Filet-O-Fish sandwich. Or sort of good.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 06/01/2011

Market Roundup: June 2-7

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/26/2011

Market Roundup: May 26-June 1

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 05/18/2011

Market Roundup: May 19-25

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 05/12/2011

Market Roundup: May 12-18

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/05/2011

Market Roundup: May 7-11

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 04/28/2011

Market Roundup: April 28-May4

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 04/21/2011

Market Roundup: April 21-27

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 04/14/2011

Market Roundup: April 14-20

What’s in, what’s happening at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 03/02/2011

Market Roundup: March 5-9

What's in, what's hot at Washington area farmers markets.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 02/02/2011

Market Roundup: Feb. 5-6

What's in, what's out at area farmers markets.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 01/26/2011

Market Roundup: Jan. 29-Jan. 30

What's in, what's out at area farmers markets this weekend.

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Posted at 11:59 PM ET, 01/19/2011

Market Roundup: Jan. 22-23

The Food section's look at the products available at this week's farmers market.

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Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 01/13/2011

The farmers markets open this winter in the DMV

Looking for a farmers market that's open in the winter? We have the updated list.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  03:15 PM ET, 01/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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