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Jordan Wright

Jordan Wright

Jordan Wright is a longtime foodie. The Food Editor of Local Kicks, she has been a private chef for eight years and is the granddaughter of Redskins football team founder and 37-year owner George Preston Marshall. A moment with Jordan would leave a dyed-in-the-wool fan reeling and begging for tales of reminiscence about the “Hogs.”

Articles By Jordan Wright

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The Jamieson Grille: Surprising yet Familiar
Apr 14,2009

Discovering the Jamieson Grill is like finding an old friend on Facebook…surprising yet comfortably familiar. For those of us who have lived in Alexandria for 20 or more years, as I have, we have watched the promising development of the Eisenhower Avenue corridor.

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Chef Marron Challenges Alexandria’s Top Toques
Apr 08,2009

Imagine it is the latter part of the 18th Century and you're on your way to see General Washington at his 6000-acre Estate at nearby Mount Vernon. It’s been a long and dusty ride as your driver pulls up to Morrison House in Old Town

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Maureen McGovern Soars at Arena Stage
Apr 02,2009

Maureen McGovern is neither cartographer nor conqueror yet she carves a trail into your heart with her unique voice and memoirist’s journey. Crafted with co-writer Phillip Himberg, the show takes all those


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The Culinary Braniacs Offer a Taste of the Nation
Apr 01,2009

The message behind Share our Strength’s Taste of the Nation is a powerful one. Feed the children. Launched in 1988 and held annually in over 40 US cities, top chefs join together to offer their time, talent and dedication to help stamp out hunger in our nation.

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Culinary Backwater no more, Alexandria stars at Rammy Nominations
Mar 26,2009

Twenty years ago Old Town Alexandria had three Greek Restaurants, two Irish pubs, a few colonial food restaurants and not much else. The Greek spots were all lined up along King Street, west of Washington.

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A Buck for Tap Water? Just say Yes.
Mar 26,2009

Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery was the scene for Tap Water DC’s launch of UNICEF’s World Water Week , a collaboration with regional restaurants that will be in participating area restaurants between March 22 through March 28.


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A Pheasant Food Memory
Mar 23,2009

My earliest foray into the preparation of game came quite unexpectedly a number of years ago. I was wintering on Long Island’s South Shore in an old farmhouse beside the sea. It was unseasonably temperate along the Montauk Peninsula with the seasonal thermal inversion created by the Atlantic’s proximity to the estuarine waters of the Napeague Bay.

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Jesus Christ, Now Appearing On Stage
Mar 20,2009

Jesus Christ is back in town! Superstar that is…in the person of Ted Neeley. Neeley reprises his brilliant screen performance of “Jesus Christ Superstar” at the Warner Theatre for a few more days. Catch it if you can.



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