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Person of Interest: Ethan Hall – Urban Scrawl chats with Embitterment’s Ethan Hall on a typical day in the life of producing at Union Kitchen; as well as personal influences and music and movie favorites. – Urban Scrawl


Apinya GQGQ’s 50 Best Things to Eat: Apinya Thai Food Co. – Congratulations to Apinya for landing a spot on GQ’s list of 50 Best Things to Eat, featured in the magazine’s November 2015 issue.



The Cake Bake Pairs with Undone Chocolate for National Chocolate Day – Union Kitchen Members The Cake Bake and Undone Chocolate team up this week for a tasty chocolate collaboration in celebration of National Chocolate Day. – DC Outlook 



Meet Jeremiah Langhorne: The Dabney and its rooftop garden are almost ready – The 10th installment in a series on Alumni Member Jeremiah Langhorne’s buildout of the much-anticipated D.C. restaurant, The Dabney. – The Washington Post

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The Top Ten Treats from D.C.’s Union Kitchen – Reporter Erica Bonelli visits Union Kitchen: Ivy City on Oct. 2 for the facility’s official Grand Opening & Open Kitchen Tasting, where 72 Union Kitchen Members shared tastes of their products with 200-plus guests. Favorites from Bonelli included Mondiale Dressing Co., ‘Chups, Bright Greens, Popcorn Queens, Capital Kombucha, Ruby Scoops Ice Cream & Treats, Mason Dixie Biscuit Co., Black Pug Smokehouse, Emma’s Bakeshop, and Banana Love Muffins.  – The Diamondback



Sweet and sauer: Sweet Farm Sauerkraut in the running for $10K from Martha Stewart – 

Rachel Armistead of Sweet Farm Sauerkraut discusses the company’s opportunity to win $10,000 in the Martha Stewart American Made contest, which celebrates local products. Voting continues through the 19th of October; each voter is allowed to cast a vote 6 times per day (so get voting for Sweet Farm!) – The Frederick News-Post

Expanding Local Food Movement into “Good Food” Business Sector – During their Washington, D.C. visit, non-profit group AGree visits Union Kitchen, where “local food is becoming a catalyst for economic development.” – Food Tank 

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Martha Stewart American Made Finalist: Sweet Farm Sauerkraut – Vote for Sweet Farm Sauerkraut, finalist in the Martha Stewart American Made Contest! Sweet Farm has been selected in the final round of the competition, which “spotlights the maker, supports the local, and celebrates the handmade.” – Martha Stewart

Where to drink free coffee on National Coffee Day, and really excellent coffee anytime – Compass Coffee is highlighted in this list of best places to enjoy excellent coffee in the District. – The Washington Post

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Local smokehouse sensationBlack Pug Smokehouse is featured live on WJLA, discussing their line of savory-sweet smoked snacks – WJLA


Try Slender Seven: That Cookie Dough – Slender Seven is interviewed by her alma mater during a visit this past week; discussing how she started her business from an idea first cultivated during a entreprenuership course. – Old Gold  & Black