Located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, between Old Town and Crystal City, the Evening Star Cafe is known for exceptional food, friendly but professional service, and an inviting, hip atmosphere.
Both a classic neighborhood restaurant and a destination for diners throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area, the Evening Star features sophisticated and eclectic American food, one of the region's most extensive and best-priced wine lists, and two separate lounges to relax in.
2000 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
'They will destroy my father's grave,' says farmer who turned back the desert
Yacouba Sawadogo, a farmer who turned an area of semi-desert into a forest in Burkina Faso, fears he will lose the land of his ancestors to developers who will tear down the trees he has nurtured for some 40 years. He devised a technique which is now used across Africa's Sahel region to help stop the spread of desertification, restore fertility to the soil and enable people to grow more food.
Tests fail to prove E-coli outbreak link to cheese as probe into child's death begins
THE strain of E-coli involved in a major outbreak which caused the death of a child has not been detected in the blue cheese suspected of being the source of the bug, food safety officials say. The revelation comes as a Crown Office investigation was launched into the death of a three-year-old girl during the E-coli outbreak which has been linked to Dunsyre Blue.
Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Week: Snail Social, Craft Collab, and Yoga & Beer
Begin the week at the Delano because cocktail hour starts this afternoon. Hosted at the Rose Bar inside the hotel, find a smattering of discounted cocktails, brews, and glasses of wine, along with specially-crafted bites by executive chef Jason Bamford.
Savory Caf and Food Bank get shout outs
Kudos to Woodland's Savory Café, which is one of three recipients to earn a Snail of Approval Award by Slow Food Yolo. To earn such recognition, restaurants must show that they use local foods, are sensitive to seasonality, and prepare ingredients with artisan handcrafted methods.
Sustainability our duty says Mattarella
Turin, September 23 - Sustainable development is our duty to future generations, President Sergio Mattarella said Friday at the inauguration of the Terra Madre Salone del Gusto, an international event dedicated to preserving biodiversity and securing a better food future for all. The theme of this year's edition, taking place through September 26 in Turin, is 'Loving the Earth'.
Sanchez: Terra Madre: Shape of the future
Tomorrow, I will fly with my colleagues from the Non-Timber Forest Products-Exchange Programme Philippines to take part in the Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016 in the beautiful city of Turin, Italy. Organized by Slow Food, the 11th edition of Terra Madre Salone del Gusto, which Italy considers as the most important international event dedicated to food culture, will be held from September 22 to 26 in Turin, Italy.
Luci Lizares: Negros Trade Fair continues to surpass itself
BEING the only provincial trade fair that has survived 31 years of annual displays, the Negros Trade Fair continues to surpass each year's exhibit. Organized by the Association of Negros Producers, it promotes not only the latest hand made products from Negros, but it is also an approach to uphold the traditional.