Entries by Sabrina Medora

Drink Company’s Dream Team

One of the District’s most popular pop-up bars started with a Christmas miracle. “It was not my idea,” Drink Company CEO Angie Fetherston admits. Instead, she borrowed the theme from a friend in New York, adding a uniquely DC spin to what would become something of a seasonal phenomenon in the city. “We thought, ‘We […]

Inside RAMW’s Winter Restaurant Week 2019

In light of the recent government shutdown, we could all use the hit of bliss that comes from sitting back after a glorious meal. Good thing winter is coming – Winter Restaurant Week, that is. The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is the driving force behind this foodie-focused week from January 14-20, with hearty, three-course […]

Siren Mixes Shrubs and Seafood

The evening began ascending into a regal, underwater grotto where I wanted to reach out and touch the deep, captivating shades of blues and greens, perfectly capturing the depths of the ocean in the moonlight. Brass trim sparkled, bathed in a low golden hue emanating from the ceiling. Smooth jazz beckoned me deeper into the […]

StarChefs Honors Rising Stars in DC’s Culinary World

Amidst the sticky heat in June of this year, a buzz was rising from restaurants around the District. StarChefs, a platform and publication for restaurant industry professionals, was searching for “the future of American cuisine” through their Rising Stars initiative – including a stop in the nation’s capital to review the talent. In preparation for StarChefs’ […]