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Bon Vegan is a personal chef service that empowers people to eat healthy and delicious plant based meals. The founder and owner, Chef Ujji and team work with organizations, families and individuals specializing in lunch and learn workshops, cooking classes, and at-home meal prep for a multi-cultural experience.
As a little girl in Cairo, Aida Mady helped her mother bake and from there her passion blossomed. Cooking & Beyond, LLC, uses those techniques Aida learned as a child, to offer a real taste of Egypt sure to spice up your table!
Georgian Feast is a catering company which also sells pre-packaged food items online, to satisfy the craving for Georgian food in the Washington DC metro area. They offer healthy fresh home-style food to customers who want to discover unique and different tastes, also to those who already know Georgian food.
Los Hermanos, run by two brothers, has one goal in mind: To make you feel like you’re eating right at your mom’s table. Whether you’re looking to try their Pollo Guisado or Moro de Gandules, the Dominican restaurant is sure to make you feel as if you're eating right at home.
Min Beirut Cuisine creates authentic & innovative Lebanese/Middle Eastern dishes that share the rich cultural and culinary experiences of Beirut, Lebanon's capital city. Based in Alexandria, Virginia, they offer catering services and prepared sweet and savory delicacies throughout the DC Metro area. MBC offers absolute customer satisfaction using the freshest ingredients from local markets and distinctive spice blends sourced from Lebanon. They cater healthy vegetarian, vegan, gluten free and nut free dishes. They have showcased their creations in a variety of venues (bazaars, holiday markets, receptions) around DC metro area. The are owned by a gourmet chef entrepreneur who believes that love is the miracle ingredient in every recipe they create. Their ultimate joy is sharing those vibrant exotic flavors with their guests and clients and create memorable tastes of their culture.
A new concept from Gabriela Febres and Ali Arellano, Mosaico by Arepa Zone, is now open inside La Cosecha. This new concept is part mercadito ("little market"), and part Latin street food. At Mosaico, you can find some of the Arepa Zone favorites, as well as antojitos (a variety of small bites to share), pepitos (baguette sandwich with grilled steak or chicken), and perros calientes (Latin style, loaded hot dogs).
The Peruvian Brothers, Giuseppe and Mario Lanzone, serve authentic “Comida Criolla,” the tastiest part of their Peruvian heritage rooted in Andean, Spanish, African and Asian influences. After six years of operation, the Peruvian Brothers have expanded from one original food truck to concession stands at stadiums, theatres, zoos and markets, three food trucks, and a large scale catering company serving the entire District of Columbia metro area including Maryland and Virginia. Thanks to the Lanzone brothers, Peruvian dishes have been enjoyed at the White House, State Department, Capitol Hill, corporate lunches, summits, galas, weddings, festivals and more.
At Quick Catering Services Inc, they know how important the look, the feel, the ease of planning, and the quality of service staff are at your event. You will not only get a great look and awesome service but also fun and stress-free planning. They want to make your next event runs smoothly and will provide professional and experienced staff to help you from start to finish wherever you are in DC, Northern VA and Maryland.
Their full-service catering includes:
Set-Up & Break Down of Event
All personnel is trained and professional, with previous experience.
Wine Key Experience is a woman-owned small business currently serving the DC, Maryland, Virginia areas. They will create custom packages designed for your specific event, including hospitality staff, mobile bar, drink consultation, as well as glassware, mixers, ice, garnishes and bar equipment.