Jamaal BennerJamaal Benner
| February 9 2024

Black-Owned Liquor & Beer Brands For Your Big Game Party

The Super Bowl is more than just a game; it’s a cultural phenomenon that brings people together for thrilling sports, entertaining commercials, and memorable watch parties. As we approach the next Super Bowl, it’s an excellent opportunity to explore and support Black-owned liquor and beer brands. Th

Jade DonovanJade Donovan
| November 20 2023

10 Items to Eat in Moderation at Thanksgiving Dinner

It’s finally Thanksgiving week, and we’re all eagerly anticipating the dinner spread, thinking about all the delicious foods we’re going to eat. However, it’s important to remember not to overindulge in many of our favorites, especially considering health concerns. Traditional dishes, especially in

Jade DonovanJade Donovan
| October 27 2023

Black-Owned First Date Food Spots

In a world where first dates often become the subject of viral social media conversations, the Cheesecake Factory has unexpectedly taken center stage. A recent viral skit showcased a woman who adamantly refused to step out of her date’s car because he had chosen the Cheesecake Factory as their first

| August 25 2023

Black-Owned Food Trucks to Try in The DMV | Pt 1

Amid the historic monuments and bustling corridors of the nation’s capital, another rising star commands attention: the Black-owned food trucks of the DMV area. These roving gourmet havens, parked strategically amongst urban sprawls and serene parks, encapsulate a fusion of deep-rooted traditions an

| July 28 2023

DMV Caribbean Eats to Try | Part 1

Alright, let’s talk about Jamaican food for a second. Seriously, who doesn’t love it? We’re talking about mouth-watering Oxtail, flavorful Jerk Chicken or Beef Patties, and don’t even get me started on the delicious coco bread. Now, here’s the deal. The DMV has a vibrant Caribbean immigrant communit

| July 21 2023

Black Restaurant Week July 16th to 30th

Looking for some weekend plans? Well, get ready because Black Restaurant Week is back with its fourth annual campaign in the Greater Washington DC Region from July 16th to 30th! You won’t want to miss out on this chance to explore incredible black-owned restaurants, food trucks, sweets, and more acr

| July 14 2023

Try These Black-Owned Food Spots

DC is bursting with amazing Black-owned restaurants and food spots that deserve our support. These businesses are the real deal, so let’s skip the overpriced spots at The Whaft and keep celebrating the vibrant Black food scene in the city.Make sure to add these gems to your must-try list the next ti

| June 16 2023

Introducing Kitchen + Kocktails by Kevin Kelley: DC’s Newest Socialite Hotspot

In the heart of the nation’s capital, a dazzling new social destination is set to captivate Washingtonians seeking the epitome of culinary and cocktail experiences. Enter Kitchen + Kocktails by Kevin Kelley, the latest addition to DC’s vibrant social scene. Renowned attorney and businessman Kevin Ke

| April 24 2023

DC’s Most Beautiful Brunch

Alright, here’s the tea: when it comes to brunch, DC reigns supreme. You’ve got a ton of options each week, but there’s one spot that has it all: DC’s newest and most beautiful brunch. Let’s start with the Mayflower Restaurant – two stories of pure aesthetic bliss. Trust us; you haven’t seen beauty

| January 10 2023

Meet Keem Hughley, Owner of Bronze on H ST

DC’s vibrant culinary scene is getting an exciting upgrade with the opening of Bronze, a brand new Black-owned restaurant that puts quality fare at its center. Introducing us to this elevated dining experience is Keem Hughley, DC native, and mastermind behind this Creative Afro fare. We caught up wi

| September 12 2022

Two New Black-Owned Restaurants You Gotta Try in The DMV

The District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia are currently experiencing a culinary renaissance. No matter your taste, there is surely a restaurant to satiate it. However, with the rise in popularity of restaurants comes the inevitable question of which ones to try. For those who want to support

| July 22 2022

Try These Dishes During Black Restaurant Week

If you’re like us, you love food. If you’re like us, you love supporting Black-owned businesses. If you’re in the DMV area, then you’re in for a treat this month! DC’s Black Restaurant Week is happening from July 18th-31st, and there are tons of incredible places to eat. This celebration of Black-ow

| July 15 2022

The Best Jerk Wings in DC? Try it for yourself

Looking for the best jerk wings in Washington D.C.? You’re in luck! We’ve gathered some of the top spots for jerk chicken wings in the district. From traditional jerk flavors to creative twists, these restaurants will have you licking your fingers and coming back for more. So, what are you waiting f

| May 27 2022

Black Businesses to Support This Memorial Day Weekend

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial start of summer, and with outside open without restrictions for the first time in years, it’s looking like this might be a summer to remember. Many Black businesses are still recovering financially from the pandemic, and we must continue to support them. Here a

Johnny BrooksJohnny Brooks
| February 23 2022

A New Flavor to the DC Restaurant Scene is Moi Moi

Written By Johnny Brooks IIA new flavor to the DC restaurant scene, is Moi Moi (@moimoi_dc), the brainchild of Chef Howsoon Cham (@howsoonc), which centers on West African cuisine blended with Down South classics. The hybrid is deliciously evident in dishes like the Kinkeleba Tea Braised Short Rib w

| July 19 2021

You Gotta Try This Nashville Hot Chicken Sandwich in DC

Reviewed By @WutineshMelange Hot Hot Chicken Sandwich Reivew. I had the pleasure of speaking with Chef Elias Taddesse of Melange DC to get the inside scoop about his now-famous Hot Hot chicken sandwich. Chef Elias is not a fan of reinventing the wheel; he lets me know that instead of changing the al