A French Oak dining table for six in the Presidential Suite of the Park Hyatt Washington DC
The 2013 presidential inauguration will certainly have Washington DC abuzz with energy. The Park Hyatt Washington DC, one of the most luxurious hotels in DC, has a presidential inauguration suite package to match the great anticipation of that weekend. We previewed the 1,632 square-foot quarters, which, despite their grandeur, felt cozy enough for anyone to call home
Last Thursday I was privileged to attend the pre-opening tasting at Boundary Road. If you read our preview post, you know just how much my taste buds were anticipating this moment. Thankfully they were not disappointed.
Here’s my dish by dish review:
Queso Fresco Arepas with white bean stew – I was glad to see this popular South American dish on the menu. These savory cakes were cooked to a perfect crisp and filled with queso fresco, a mild unaged cheese that paired beautifully with the bean stew.
There are few word combinations that invariably steal my appetite and, frequently, my foodie heart: Rustic, Simple, Uncomplicated, Passionate, Exceptional Quality is one of them.
New Year’s Eve can be a hectic and expensive outing. Some of my favorite NYE memories are with friends and family cooking, dancing, and sharing childhood stories. Continue reading