TASTE OF TYSONS

Seafood has a good reputation. People who care about healthy eating know that it is an important source of nutrients including its abundance of omega-3 fatty acids and Vitamin D. Restaurant owner Tuba Sapanli recognizes this fact; it’s her mantra and the inspiration behind MediterraFish Market in Fairfax’s Mosaic District. The Evidence-based Health Benefits of […]

The Beloved Mediterranean Mezze Restaurant Expands From Its Original Dupont Location With First Northern Virginia Outpost Modern Mediterranean favorite Agora opened its doors in July to its newest location in Tysons Corner (7911 Westpark Drive). The 4,000-square-foot eatery features a custom brick oven and is the official northern Virginia outpost of the original Agora, a […]

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean the party has to end! In fact, for many, the fall is when the entertaining really ramps up as we head into the holidays. Whether you’re looking to host your next corporate function, Oktoberfest, bar or bat mitzvah, or holiday gala, we’ve got the information you need […]

Creating Your Own Wine Tasting Notes When it comes to describing wine, we all know enough to be dangerous. Yet, even the most knowledgeable among us are flummoxed by some of the terminology and methods used to describe wine. Here, we’ll help you understand how wines are described and show you how you can create […]

After my 10-day sojourn in Japan, I longed to continue dining on satisfying authentic Japanese food. The challenge was to find some in my own community. After careful research, my family and friends ended up at Ariake Restaurant in Reston. Ariake has two locations—Reston, the original location, and Annandale—but what’s special about Ariake is that […]

It’s that time of year, again! DC Restaurant Week is here! Enjoy special three-course, prix-fixe meals at these Tysons and Reston area participating restaurants for DC Restaurant Week, August 12 – August 18, 2019. Also, keep in mind that many restaurants extend their promotions a week or even up to a month! During this promotion, enjoy […]

Summer is officially here, and you know what that means… It’s barbecue season! Whether you’re hosting a few friends for an evening of surf and turf on the grill, or throwing a casual 4th of July cook out for the neighborhood or family, the variety of menu options combined with getting together with family and […]

Looking for a new dining experience? Try the Taste of Blue Ridge’s Root to Table Culinary Series! In true European fashion, guests are seated at long tables, where new dishes are tried and new friends are made. The meal takes place over the course of several hours, with course after delightful course served. Many meals […]