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Executive Chef Jerome Grant Fulfills His Dream at the New African American Museum’s Sweet Home Café

Jordan Wright March 15, 2017 Photo credit ~ Jordan Wright

The National Museum of African American History and Culture

Jerome Grant is exactly where he’s supposed to be. And for that he exudes gratefulness. As the first Executive Chef of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), the young chef had […]

RAMMY Awards

Jordan Wright June 2010

At a packed-house gala evening The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington held their 2010 RAMMY Awards to its members at the Marriott Wardman Park. Hard-working chefs, restauranteurs and their staff, sommeliers and mixologists and all those who labor mightily all year to please us and our discerning palates came together to celebrate […]

Culinary Backwater no more, Alexandria stars at Rammy Nominations

By Jordan Wright

Twenty years ago Old Town Alexandria had three Greek Restaurants, two Irish pubs, a few colonial food restaurants and not much else. The Greek spots were all lined up along King Street, west of Washington.

Photo by Roy Wright/Local Kicks BIG NIGHT FOR BASTILLE: Christophe and Michelle Poteaux of Bastille Restaurant […]