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The Colors of Wine

Are you expert enough to tell a wine by its color? One of the more complex elements to wine is it color, which can range from almost clear to a deep, rich red. Wine experts use terminology to describe a wine’s color that includes straw, yellow, gold, brown, amber, copper, salmon, pink, ruby, purple, garnet […]

May-June 2021 Restaurant Guide

The best eats the area has to offer! BAZIN’S ON CHURCH Vienna | American | $$$ Set on historic Church Street in the heart of Vienna, Bazin’s on Church continues to exceed the expectations of the town’s discriminating diners. Chef Patrick Bazin’s modern American cuisine is simply extraordinary. Stop in for a drink at the bar or a delicious […]

Wine festivals are a wonderful way to sample our fine Virginia wines while enjoying the beautiful settings at which they are held. Enjoy the many opportunities to celebrate through music, food and wine. K9’s in the Vines June 12, 202211am – 1pm Vineyard at The Winery at La Grange4970 Antioch RdHaymarket, VA 20169  www.wineryatlagrange.com/event/k9s-in-the-vines-sunday-june Join the Vineyard […]

TAV Mediterranean Bistro: McLean Meets the Mediterranean

TAV (short for Taverna) Mediterranean Bistro is truly a hidden gem in McLean. The meticulously appointed and ultra-comfortable interior, with its daring assortment of colorful and patterned throw pillows and interesting array of art and fine photography, sets the scene with a cool vibe for happy hour or date night with a mix of Brazilian jazz and […]

May-June 2021 Restaurant Guide

The best eats the area has to offer! BAZIN’S ON CHURCH Vienna | American | $$$ Set on historic Church Street in the heart of Vienna, Bazin’s on Church continues to exceed the expectations of the town’s discriminating diners. Chef Patrick Bazin’s modern American cuisine is simply extraordinary. Stop in for a drink at the bar or a delicious […]

Two Must-See Museums at Virginia Wineries

Our area wineries keep “upping their game” to provide even more reasons to visit—other than their fine wines. You’ll find games including cornhole and axe throwing, entertainment like bands and comedy nights, fire pits, a plethora of dining options, and now…museums! In this column, we’ll introduce you to two of Northern Virginia’s winery/museum options located […]

2022 Guide to Local Farmers Markets

The return of warmer weather also means the arrival of the area’s farmers markets and the delicious fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, plants, eggs, cheeses, baked goods, and other unique products they bring. Vendors at the markets are usually producers only, which means they grow or make from scratch what they bring to the market. […]