Tex-Mex Refresh

Austin Grill Reopens Apr. 7 in Old Town Austin Grill and Tequila Bar at 801 King St. in Old Town Alexandria reopens today after a little more than three months of remodeling the space and retooling the menu. The restaurant, which closed just before Christmas, has undergone a
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Oyamel is holding its 7th tequila and mezcal festival Mar. 10-23. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Ode to Agave

Oyamel Holding 7th Tequila & Mezcal Fest Tequila and mezcal are both distilled beverages made from the agave plant. Tequila is made from the blue agave in only the Mexican state of Jalisco and limited regions in the states of Guanajuato, Michoacán, Nayarit and Tamaulipas.
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El Centro's guacamole festival includes (l to r) the Pacifico, the Norteno, the Yucatan and the Sur varieties. (Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Holy Guacamole!

El Centro Hosts Guacamole Festival El Centro D.F. is holding its second annual guacamole festival now though June 30 with five special varieties on the menu only for two months. Richard Sandoval’s taqueria and tequileria located at 1819 14th St. NW is featuring guacs from five
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