Delicious Greek and Italian Food is still available!

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

In the interest of everyone’s health and well-being during these uncertain times, our kitchens are still open for our customers on a pick-up basis. Please log on to our web site and make your selection. Our staff will be waiting by the phone for your orders.  (703) 938-7777 | www.maggiosvienna.com Please view the menu on our website, call to place your …

Brewery Central

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

Northern Virginia has a thriving culture of craft beer makers. You can find exotic sours, hoppy IPAs, and beer flavored with fruits from local farmers. There are beers for every taste. How does craft beer differ from the large brewery beers like MillerCoors or Anheuser-Busch-InBev? Craft beer is considered beer that is produced in small batches. The National Brewers Association …

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

Jess Miller Taste of Tysons

At least weekly, my husband and I crave some form of Mexican food. Having grown up in California where there is a large Mexican culture and food influence, we ate it regularly. Now living in Spain, it can be hard to find good, authentic-Mexican food. We have become accustomed to getting creative in the supermarket so we can create dishes …

Delicious Italian Food is still available!

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

In the interest of everyone’s health and well-being during these uncertain times, our kitchens are still open for our customers on a pick-up basis. Please log on to our web site and make your selection. Our staff will be waiting by the phone for your orders. Management is offering a 15% discount on your entire order during these promotions. (703) 281-7550 …

Dear Wine Diary

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

Creating Your Own Wine Tasting Notes When it comes to describing wine, we all know enough to be dangerous. Yet, even the most knowledgeable among us are flummoxed by some of the terminology and methods used to describe wine. Here, we’ll help you understand how wines are described and show you how you can create your own tasting notes or …

Reception Roundup

Michael Evans Taste of Tysons

We all know that weddings come in all different sizes and styles, each uniquely beautiful as they represent each happy couple. It makes sense then that the style of menu choices at a black-tie wedding varies from that of a backyard barbecue, based on the couple’s theme and plans for the reception. We’ve rounded up some of our most popular …

Reston Likes the Way Ariake Rolls

Reneé Sklarew Taste of Tysons

After my 10-day sojourn in Japan, I longed to continue dining on satisfying authentic Japanese food. The challenge was to find some in my own community. After careful research, my family and friends ended up at Ariake Restaurant in Reston. Ariake has two locations—Reston, the original location, and Annandale—but what’s special about Ariake is that both locations serve as neighborhood …

You Never Knew Gluten Free Tasted So Good Until You Tried Bazin’s

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

Bazin’s On Church has been a fixture on the restaurant scene, and it ranks as one of the neighborhood’s most beloved places to gather for special occasions and to meet friends at the restaurant’s lively bar. Patrick and Julie Bazin opened their Fairfax fine dining restaurant to rave reviews, winning best new restaurant in 2010 from Northern Virginia Magazine and …

9th Annual Taste of Vienna Hosted by The Vienna Volunteer Fire Department (VVFD)

TysonsToday Staff Around Town, Taste of Tysons

Saturday, April 25, 2020 | 11am – 8pm Location: 400 Center St. South, Vienna, VA 22180 Outdoor event – Rain or Shine www.tasteofvienna.com Within the VVFD parking lot, Taste of Vienna showcases the many excellent restaurants the Vienna area has to offer. Restaurants will offer choices for all tastes.  Now accepting applications for: Restaurants Food Trucks Sponsors The VBA is …

Comfort Foods

Michael Evans Staff Picks, Taste of Tysons

“Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the fire [FOOD!] is so delightful…” There’s no better way to warm up from the bitter cold than old fashioned comfort foods and a taste of home; the types of foods that make you forget about all that is going on in the world, and brings you back to your roots. As my …