Join us for a Fabulous Olive Oil Tasting sponsored by All Things Olive at Lorien Hotel and Spa - A Kimpton Hotel, in Old Town Alexandria on November 12, 2009 6:30-8:30pm.
First we will taste olive oil, learning how to select an olive oil. After the tasting, before we head to bar for happy hour, Robyn will introduce "DC Foodies Do Good" and reveal an exciting upcoming project.
|When:||Thursday, November 12, 2009 6:30-8:30pm|
|Where:||Lorien Hotel and Spa - A Kimpton Hotel, 1600 King Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314|
|Metro:||King Street Metro|
|What:||Tasting Event and Happy Hour|
|Why:||For fun, and kicking off DC Foodies Do Good|
|Open to all|
The event is open all "foodies". We think that if you like to eat, like to learn about food and/or like to talk about food, you are a "foodie". Come meet some new people, learn about olive oil and how you can give back to your community!
PS. You do not have to be on twitter to attend this.
|Meet Keith Voight, All Things Olive.|
|Keith Voight founded All Things Olive in 2004. Based in Kensington, Maryland, All Things Olive is dedicated to bringing you fresh, authentic extra virgin olive oil from California.
At All Things Olive, you can sample over two dozen extra virgin olive oils, taste a variety of tart and flavorful citrus oils and delicious herb-infused oils, and discover some wonderful wine vinegars made in the traditional ‘Orleans’ method. You can also learn what makes an olive oil an extra virgin olive oil, and how to pair an olive oil—from mild and delicate all the way to leafy green and grassy—with any dish you prepare.
In addition, Keith also conducts olive oil seminars and tastings, and has educated audiences ranging from professional chefs to enthusiastic foodies about the finer qualities and uses of real, extra virgin olive oil.
For more information, please visit All things Olive
|More About Lorien Hotel & Spa in Alexandria, Virginia|
The new Lorien Hotel & Spa in Alexandria, Virginia, is an experience above the rest. Located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, our luxury boutique hotel, a Kimpton Hotel, is a collaborative dream.
Renowned interior designer Vicente Wolf created a space that is reflective of the past and grounded in modern sensibilities. The pure aesthetic of our sophisticated accommodations continue to Wolf's expert touch in the stylish calm of Lorien Spa, the newest hotel spa in the Washington DC area and the only one in Alexandria.
Our destination restaurants, BRABO by Robert Wiedmaier and BRABO Tasting Room, led by the culinary vision of critically acclaimed Chef Robert Wiedmaier, complete the unique experience at Lorien Hotel & Spa.
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(This event is not associated with DC Foodies.com)
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DC Foodies Do Good
Foodies organizing to make a difference in their community.