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Brabo

For Chef Fredy Garcaguirre, French cuisine and modern American fare make the perfect pair. In Brabo’s he enlists ingredients from Virginia’s own farmers and food purveyors to recreate French dishes with a distinctly American twist. The fusion cuisine has made Brabo a popular spot for brunch and dinner alike. If you stop in for weekend…

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Enjoy Masterful Artworks at the Second Annual Alexandria Old Town Springtime Art Festival on May 14th and 15th

This time of year, you’re probably looking for as many excuses as possible to spend time outside in the sunshine. The Second Annual Alexandria Old Town Springtime Art Festival presents a perfect opportunity since it will be held in the fresh air of John Carlyle Square. On May 14th and 15th, the community square will…

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Enjoy Craft Beer and Modern Comfort Food at T.J. Stone’s

Whether you head to T.J. Stone’s on a chilly end-of-winter kind of day or a warm early-spring day, you’ll have a comfy space to enjoy its casual cuisine and libations. On a brisk day, stay inside by the crackling fireplace. On a sunny afternoon, head outside to the covered patio for your lunch. Either way,…

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Enjoy a Sweet Treat at Mimi’s Handmade Ice Cream

Chef Rollin Amore grew up in the kitchen watching his nona craft Italian gelato and his oma make Bavarian custards. When he eventually had a family of his own, he passed on that intergenerational love of international sweets to his daughters, Alexandra and Mimi. As he traveled throughout Asia, he’d pick up new flavors to…

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Show Some Love With a Bouquet From Bloom Fresh Flowers

If you’re looking for a way to brighten up your significant other’s day, treat them to a surprise from Bloom Fresh Flowers—like the Carroll. Like all of its contemporary bouquets, this arrangement is a stunner. Bold green aspidistra leaves swirl around the inside of the short cylinder vase, creating a dramatic effect even before you…

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