Food & Drink

Recent changes to ABC regulations mean you can imbibe guilt-free with C&O's specialty cocktails and house-made infusions. Photo courtesy of C&O Restaurant.

Infusion profusion: ABC overhauls law; barkeeps rejoice

“Yeah, that’s a Special Order Item. You need to submit a Special Order form.” “I know, I submitted a Special Order form eight months ago.” “You’ll have to submit a Special Order form for any Special Order Items.” “I did—eight months ago—and I’ve been requesting the item every week since. Any progress on that request? […]

Shop assistant Emily Owens examines a bottle off the wall of wine at Wine Loves Chocolate, a new store on the Downtown Mall opened by Little Washington Winery owners Donna and Carl Henrickson. The downtown extension of the winery offers tastings, pairings, and “wine boot camp.” Photo: Rammelkamp Foto.

Small bites: This week’s restaurant news

Pair off: Chocolate and wine arrive downtown together  Who here likes sweet wines? Anyone? Bueller? Donna Henrickson is usually met with cricket chirps when she asks a roomful of wine tasters how they feel about dessert wines. Most people turn up their noses when a bottle of Moscato makes its way to the tasting bar, but […]