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January 2014

6 Superb Spots In DC For Fried Chicken


1. Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken


1308 G St NW, Washington, DC 20004
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At Astro, they satisfy your inner cravings for two all-American favorites: fried chicken and doughnuts. Call it an astronomical clash of two iconic comfort food classics, exploding on the DC scene together. Their chicken and doughnuts are prepared daily and on-site. Expect an artful and whimsical touch to Astro’s daily rotation of doughnut flavors with nostalgic flavors like peanut butter and jelly or dessert-inspired renditions like crème brulee. Count on classic buttermilk fried chicken, but Astro gives a nod to spice with a Sriracha blend, too. Keep Reading

6 Finger-Lickin’ Good Nashville BBQ Joints


1. Edley’s Bar-B-Que


2706 12th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37204
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Edley’s Bar-B-Que smokes all meats fresh daily using local White Oak wood. The meat is smoked low and slow. They smoke only enough meat for the day, so it is a first come first serve kind of place. The result is a flavor of meat that keeps people coming back for more. They also prepare eight to ten Southern-style side dishes made from scratch everyday with recipes derived from mothers, grandmothers, nannies and housekeepers. These side dishes coupled with the fresh, smoked meats will quickly and easily make Edley’s Bar-B-Que the best Bar-B-Que in Nashville. Keep Reading

6 Kickass Va Beach BBQ Spots


1. Jakes Smokehouse Bar-B-Que


1784 General Booth Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23454
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There’s no cookin’ like slow cookin at Jake’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que in Virginia Beach. Great barbecue comes from hours of slow cooking over a real hardwood fire which creates that unique mouth watering flavor. Go and taste for yourself why people from all over the Hampton Roads area rave about the great barbecue at Jake’s. Keep Reading

6 Badass RVA BBQ Joints!


1. The Halligan Bar & Grill


3 N 17th Street, Richmond, Virginia 23219
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Shockoe Bottom’s “HOT” spot, will capture the essence and mystique of what it truly means to be in the fire service. The restaurant is a virtual museum and tribute to past and present firefighters of all jurisdictions. Keep Reading

Visit Route 151 In Nelson County, Virginia!


The Wineries

1. Afton Mountain Vineyards


234 Vineyard Lane, Afton, Virginia 22920
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Afton Mountain Vineyards is one of Virginia’s pioneer farm wineries, with the oldest of their vines dating back to the 1970s. They make Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon, of course, but they also make wines found at few other Virginia wineries—Gewürztraminer and Sangiovese. Keep Reading

5 Superhero CVille Chefs


1. Angelo Vangelopoulos, Chef/Owner, The Ivy Inn Restaurant


2244 Old Ivy Road, Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
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The Chef and Owner Angelo Vangelopoulos began his restaurant career at a very young age working for his father, Thomas, a Greek immigrant who came to the United States in search of the American dream. He continued his food education with trips to France, Italy, and Greece, learning about the culture of food and wine in Europe. Keep Reading

CVille Date Nights In 5 Price Ranges


1. Clifton Inn, Couples $300 And Under


1296 Clifton Inn Drive, Charlottesville, Virginia 22911
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The best fine dining on the red-hot Charlottesville restaurant scene. World-class service. The list goes on and on. Looking for a little romance? An unforgettable Virginia family reunion location? The ultimate Charlottesville wedding venue? We’ve got all that… and so much more. Clifton memories are here for the making. Consider yourself cordially invited to make some of your own. Keep Reading

5 DC Beers To Try Now


1. Kingston Export Stout, Right Proper Brewing Company

right proper stout

624 T St NW, Washington, DC 20001
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A nice one finger cocoa and creamy brown coffee head, with nice retention and staying power slowly falls and inches it’s way down to hinting a collar. A nice dark walnut brown body compliments and is opaque. Looks like chocolate in a glass. Keep Reading

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