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Small Galley, Big Taste!

By Frank E. Vaerewijck, FF/EMT, Engineer & Fire House Chef When not at the station, I enjoy spending time with my wife on our sailboat. The Galley of a Catalina 30 isn’t very conducive to the preparation of a big meal, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t have big taste. As human beings, we are inherently ingenuitive, and advancements in technologies …

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Carmello’s Wins Wine Spectator Magazine’s 2017 Award of Excellence

Provided by ASHA Public Relations LLC Carmello’s of Historic Manassas recently earned Wine Spectator magazine’s 2017 Award of Excellence for the eighth consecutive year, noted for its vast Portuguese wine selections. For more information, call 703-368-5522 or go to carmellos.com. Carmello’s offers more than 100 Portuguese wines from Portuguese regions, such as Alentejo, Douro, Doa, Estremadura and Vinho Verde, and presents one of the largest …

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Bottle Stop Wine Bar Receives Wine Spectator Magazine Award of Excellence

Provided by Bottle Stop Wine Bar Bottle Stop Wine Bar, located in Historic Occoquan, announced its selection to Wine Spectator’s 2017 Wine List Awards. The Award of Excellence is granted to restaurants whose wine list typically offers at least 90 selections, features a well-chosen assortment of quality producers, along with a thematic match to the menu in both price and …

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Love Is Spicy: Woodbridge’s Gumax Café and Grill Serves Love with Every Dish

Gumax Woodbridge

By Emma Young | Photos by Delia Engstrom “We have the best breakfast in Woodbridge,” said Augustine Guma, Gumax Café and Grill’s charismatic and inspirational founder and owner. Omelets, waffles, French toast, and breakfast combinations, such as chipped beef on toast and southern style gravy over biscuits, are offered at prices ranging from $5.75 – $15. Pancakes are among Gumax’s …

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Maaza 29 to Raise Funds for PWC Schools Lunch Debt

Provided by ASHA Public Relations, LLC Maaza 29 of Gainesville is joining forces with Help PWC (Prince William County) Kids Pay for Lunch program by donating $1 for every dinner entrée served between July 1 and Aug. 31, 2017. The European-Ethiopian fusion bistro bar was inspired to support the program after learning of the desperate need to help Prince William …

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Meet Randall

Provided by Brew Republic Bierwerks Who is Randall and what does he have to do with beer? If you’ve been in the tap room regularly, you’ve no doubt seen and experienced Randall–the two-chambered beer infusion device that sits on our back bar next to the taps and has strange beers coming out of it. His full name is Randall the …

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Celebrating Dads and Grad at Malones

Provided by Malones Restaurant CELEBRATING DADS & GRADS Looking for that perfect gift for Dads & Grads? Make it Malones. Get a Gift Card NOW It’s time to CELEBRATE and there is no place like Malones of Manassas to gather with friends and family.

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Monza Voted Best Bar and Best Outdoor Dining by Virginia Living Magazine

Provided by ASHA Public Relations, LLC Monza of Historic Manassas was named Best Bar and Best Outdoor Dining by Virginia Living Magazine’s 2017 Best of Virginia issue. For information, go to eatmonza.com. Virginia Living Magazine puts out an annual Best of Virginia issue. “We’re thrilled to be selected by Virginia Living Magazine for Best Bar, our customers are exceptional and we …

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Rangoli: A Celebration of Food

By Jennifer Lazzo Upon entering Rangoli, a new Indian restaurant in Manassas, delicate, mouthwatering scents greet you first, and a welcoming, professional staff is a close second. Eyes are drawn to the beautiful colors on the walls—handmade silk hangings, brightly colored artwork—and the gorgeous wooden bar, which invites people to sit down, relax and eat. Rangoli is the creation of …

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Unleash the Power of Dairy

If you’re trying to boost the nutrition of your meals and snacks, look no further than your refrigerator. Dairy products provide a powerful nutrition package that can help you meet your nutrient needs and achieve better health. The most recent Dietary Guidelines for Americans affirm dairy’s important place in the diet with a recommendation that people ages 9 and older …

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