Mamma Mia! Gelato, the Italian treat, is now mainstream!

Cassandra Parker Taste of Tysons

So we’re here at Pazzo Gelato, and we can’t make up our minds. We forgot about ice cream a while back, and now we’re busy trying the many flavors and textures of our hometown gelato shop. Though similar to ice cream, gelato wins the battle by being softer, smoother and more dense than regular ice cream. It also has more …

Support Your Community By Choosing Local Food

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

Originally published in the July-August 2018 issue of VivaTysons Magazine Parents of George Washington University (GWU) students were worried. Their kids were often dining on fast food, because they had little time to cook and no access to a kitchen. That’s when Shana Greenbaum saw an opening. The young fitness expert began her food delivery business, Healthy Fresh Meals, with those …

What’s In A Label? How to Read a Wine Label

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

When selecting a bottle of wine, the first thing you notice on the shelf is the wine’s label. Perhaps it’s the bright colors, or the catchy name that turns your eye. But there is so much more to a wine label than a pretty picture or a graphic logo. There are many parts to a wine label: the wine producer, …

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 …

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 …

May-June 2020 Restaurant Guide

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

The best eats the area can offer. BAZIN’S ON CHURCH Vienna | American |$$$ Set on historic Church Street in the heart of Vienna, Bazin’s on Church continues to exceed the expectations of the town’s discriminating diners. Chef Patrick Bazin’s modern American cuisine is simply extraordinary. Stop in for a drink at the bar or a delicious meal in their …

Tasty Grass Farm

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

The First Farm in Marshall, VA Awarded Top Grassfed and Animal Welfare Certification The beef cattle at Tasty Grass Farm are now Certified Grassfed by AGW, demonstrating transparency and sustainability Tasty Grass Farm is the first farming business in Marshall, VA, to be certified Grassfed by A Greener World (AGW). This is the only certification and logo in the U.S. …

How to Help Local Restaurants Weather this Pandemic, and Have a Great Meal

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

One thing we residents of Northern Virginia can all agree on — our restaurants rock! Many of us miss gathering together, sharing conversation, and taking photos of artfully-plated dishes. But, of course, staying at home supports our fellow citizens, helping our most vulnerable stay safe and limiting community spread of COVID-19.  Have you been thinking about ways to support the …

Entertaining Beyond COVID-19

Michael Evans Taste of Tysons

The coronavirus has changed our lives in ways unimaginable; Jobs have been lost, school abruptly ended, milestone events postponed or cancelled, longstanding family businesses shutting their doors, depression from social isolation, and far too many precious lives lost. COVID-19 has affected us all in one way or another, and while we will continue to be impacted by this virus for …