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Military Appreciation Month at Applebee's in Md.

Military Appreciation Month at Applebee's in Md.

 

Celebrate Memorial Day!

The Applebee’s in Forestville, Md., will host a life-size sculpture of the well-known “Times Square Kiss,” to celebrate the United States Armed Forces this weekend as well as military discounts and free meals.

The sculpture is the symbol for “Keep the Spirit of ’45 Alive!” a nationwide group dedicated to generating awareness of National Spirit of ’45 Day, observed annually on the second Sunday of August to honor America’s World War II veterans.

Located at 3447 Donnell Drive, Forestville, MD 20747, Applebee's  will also honor military discounts with 15% off Carside to go orders, free meals for children 12 and under on Saturday through Monday this weekend, and a 10 percent discount all day, Sunday.

 

Krispy Kreme Introduces Two New Doughnuts

Krispy Kreme Introduces Two New Doughnuts

Just in time for summer, Krispy Kreme has introduced two zesty new doughnuts.

The Glazed Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Icing, which is a glazed lemon cake doughnut, topped with cream cheese icing and lemon cake crumbles, and the Key Lime KREME Pie, which has a blend of Key Lime and their signature cream filling, topped with white icing and graham cracker crumble.

The new doughnuts will be available through July 8th at participating Krispy Kreme shops.

The Glazed Lemon Cake with Cream Cheese Icing is absolutely delicious, and a must try

Mexican Grill Set To Open New Location

Mexican Grill Set To Open New Location

Missing the smell of fresh made tortillas and sweet pork barbacoa in Fairfax County? Not for long.

A top rated Mexican restaurant will be opening in the county later this month.

Café Rio Mexican Grill, which is currently located in Manassas and Falls Church, will be opening their newest location at 6003 Burke Center Parkway in Burke, Va., on May 30th.

“Joining the Burke community is an exciting honor for us,” states Bob Baker, President and CFO of Cafe Rio Mexican Grill. He went on to say, “We’ve received great support from our customers and the local community.”

The Burke location will bring the restaurant count to 50 total locations nationwide providing many job opportunities to its local markets.

Residents and guests are invited to attend the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on May 30th at 10:00 a.m.

Extra Virgin Restaurant Announces Top Five Italian Dishes

Extra Virgin Restaurant Announces Top Five Italian Dishes

 

According to the National Restaurant Association, 66 percent of adults say that their favorite restaurant foods are those that provide flavors and tastes that they cannot easily duplicate in their own kitchens. At Extra Virgin restaurant, they couldn’t agree more, noting that what brings their customers back time and again, in addition to the atmosphere, is taste sensations that most people would find difficult to duplicate at home.

“When people dine out, they want something special, something out of the ordinary that that will give them a great experience,” explains Chef Scott Jenkins, the executive chef at Arlington-based Extra Virgin restaurant. “That’s exactly what we aim to do at Extra Virgin. We want them to love the ambiance and entertainment, but the food is the focus and we want to make it amazing.”

Extra Virgin’s menu offers a wide array of modern Italian food, but they have announced their top five most popular dishes as being: