Two unrelated issues joined only by alphabetical proximity in my notes nonetheless deserve mention. A local chef has gained a modicum of national attention for her ambitious efforts in her NuLu restaurant, and a new food truck idea is set to start serving soon. Continue reading Decca chef receives kudos; Dragon King’s Daughter food truck ready to roll
Expansion of a local chain, and new ventures by established companies mean someone is looking toward a bright future for increased dining dollars. Wild Eggs is expanding in Lexington, Dragon Kings Daughter is opening a bar in Germantown, and the ambitious folk behind Doc Crow’s and La Coop are scoping out the riverfront as the next big thing. Continue reading Even more restaurant openings on the horizon
It is that time of the year for neighborhood festivals, which are ramping up as cooler weather arrives. This Saturday, Sept. 20, Germantown inaugurates its Seven Sense Festival, a block party featuring more than 20 bands, local food and craft beers.
Two blocks of South Preston will be closed for the free festival, which will run between noon and 3 a.m. Four businesses,The New Vintage, Zanzabar, The Greenhaus and Purrswaytions, were the instigators, headed by New Vintage owner Hunter Embry. Continue reading Feed all 7 senses at Germantown Festival