Don’t forget to tune in to the Food Network this Sunday night to root for Teddy Folkman on The Next Food Network Star!
 
Terrance Henry of The Atlantic makes the case for why DC should be considered a food destination city. 
 
Cheese + Champagne reviews La Fromagerie in Old Town.

Gentleman Jack Rare Tennessee Whisky is sponsoring a Father’s Day Getaway sweepstakes.  

Strawberry dumplings from The Bitten Word. 
 
Cadbury is bringing penny candy to India in the hopes of capturing more market share with an inexpensive treat.

Does the Takoma Park farmer’s market have the most popular farm eggs in DC? 
 
A guide to eating well in Greece.
  
Pepsi and Carl’s Jr get shout outs in this list of sexiest tv commercials. What, no Jared?  
 
Mountain Dew launches new flavors themed around online role playing game (RPG) World of Warcraft-themed. Mom’s Basement flavor predicted to be a top seller. 
 
An interesting history of international diplomats and the American hot dog. 
 
Everybody loves fried pie.  (PS. Did anyone else see the advertisement for a doctor when they clicked on this? Good times.)
 
Ever wonder what people drank in the 1600s? Find out here.

What are the best summer cheeses?  

Culinary travel in Charleston, SC. 
 
Picnic alert! Screen on the Green is back on track.  
 
City Renewed has the scoop on Green Happy Hours in DC.  (Thanks to DC Blogs for the heads up). 
 
So what is the difference between a mixologist and a bartender?