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Category Archives: Washington D.C.

The best things I ate in 2007

Two thousand seven, for me, was one of those years I wish was just a bad dream. But as I reflect on the past twelve months, I’m thankful for the precious stretches of good times spent with family and friends, always over a lovingly cooked meal or hours of conversation at a cozy neighborhood cafĂ©. [...]

Amsterdam Falafelshop

Cat took me to Amsterdam Falafelshop during my recent visit to Washington, D.C. It’s now on my list of all-time favorite restaurants, or at least divey hole-in-the-walls. I’m jonesing for one of their sandwiches right now — crispy-soft falafel nestled in a warm pita, topped with all sorts of everything from a veritable salad bar [...]

D.C. food

Okay, I lied when I said I’d dedicate a week to London food. I’ll get back to that later. In the meantime, here’s a photo from my recent trip to D.C. — a caipirinha from Brazilian restaurant The Grill from Ipanema.