10 Ways to Celebrate Oktoberfest in Washington, DC
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10 Ways to Celebrate Oktoberfest in Washington, DC

Oktoberfest traces its history back to 1810 when the crown prince of Bavaria married Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen in a public, multiple-day celebration. While traditions have evolved over the years, the celebration continues. Variations of the events are celebrated in many other countries including Oktoberfest in Washington, DC. In fact, Oktoberfest has only been canceled…

Cozy Spaces To Drink and Eat this Winter​
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Cozy Spaces To Drink and Eat this Winter​

Winter in DC doesn’t have to mean the end of outdoor dining. Sometimes you need to get out of the house and enjoy good drinks with good friends! So bundle up, grab some friends, and check out these warm, outdoor bars. Shaw Rooftop at 801: The Rooftop at 801 in Shaw has always provided a cozy…

Barreled and Boxed, an Exclusive Whiskey Membership, Launches in DC

Barreled and Boxed, an Exclusive Whiskey Membership, Launches in DC

Barreled and Boxed, an Exclusive Whiskey Membership, Launches in DC To me, whiskey, more than any other liquor is an art form. And exclusive options from a distiller can be a very special experience. If this sounds like you too, don’t miss Barreled & Boxed, the new membership program from James B. Beam Distilling Co. …

Oyamel’s Tequila Mezcal Festival Returns with Virtual Options
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Oyamel’s Tequila Mezcal Festival Returns with Virtual Options

Oyamel knows how to host a good party. Guests always enjoy friendly service, a wide assortment of delicious small plates, and bartenders who serve drinks with a good story. And this time last year, that is exactly what we were enjoying at the Oyamel Tequila Mezcal Festival.  I’ve always enjoyed the festival events Oyamel organizes…

Celebrate the Tequila Mezcal Festival at Oyamel
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Celebrate the Tequila Mezcal Festival at Oyamel

Yesterday, Oyamel kicked off their Tequila Mezcal Festival with an evening of drink tastings, custom cocktails, and small plates designed especially for the evening. The evening featured a variety of tequila and mezcals chosen by Oyamel’s beverage team. Each tasting booth showcased a specific brand with the history, region, and aging techniques of each tequila…

Oyamel Celebrates Day of the Dead with 3 Nights of Celebration
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Oyamel Celebrates Day of the Dead with 3 Nights of Celebration

Oyamel, a Mexican tapas style restaurant by Jose Andres is an obvious choice to celebrate Day of the Dead. Andres never fails to create a restaurant concept that highlights the beauty and spirit of a culture and Oyamel does not disappoint. Head Chef Omar Rodriguez and General Manager Andres Sweek specifically brings this concept to life…