Dine: Farm Dinner with LONGOVEN

In keeping with modern traditions, we first discovered LONGOVEN via Instagram - their gorgeously composed plates and sophisticatedly curated feed instantly caught our eye (and stomach). LONGOVEN comprises a trio: Chefs Patrick Phelan and Andrew Manning, and Pastry Chef (Dominique Ansel mentee) Megan Fitzroy Phelan; and while they don’t currently have a permanent brick-and-mortar home,...
Interview: Ben Burakoff of Pizza 2000

Interview: Ben Burakoff of Pizza 2000

If you’ve been following us for a while now, you would know that much of what we do revolves around food and drink. We love a good rye (Bulleit to be exact) a great brew (Hardywood is most seen around the office), and if you've ever been to a Ledbury party you would know that...
The Dog and Pig Show

The Dog and Pig Show

For over half a decade, a handful of chefs have propelled Richmond’s culinary reaches at an incredible pace. Our city, formerly known for its dives and old haunts has transformed into an unexpected culinary destination. It’s been a thrill to watch it all unfold. As a result, the community celebrating and following the latest developments...
January 25, 2015 — Ledbury
Fire, Flour & Fork

Fire, Flour & Fork

Richmond has always had a strong culinary scene. Acclaimed restaurants such as Lemaire and Comfort have been open for over a decade and are staples of Richmond dining. Over the past few years, however, several others have been added to the roster to develop Richmond into a top culinary destination. Restaurants driven by chefs with...
October 21, 2014 — Ledbury
How To Stock Your Fall Pantry

How To Stock Your Fall Pantry

Fall is an exciting time of year for cooking and eating. The temperatures get a little cooler, the days become a little shorter, and the meals get a little more robust. Stews, soups and braises are regulars at the dinner table. Baking, roasting, grilling and raw ingredients come together nicely. Like dressing for cooler weather,...
October 11, 2014 — Ledbury
Alchemy Coffee

Alchemy Coffee

For many of us, it’s nearly impossible to start the day or make it through the afternoon without a fresh cup of coffee. It helps to keep us alert, on task, and, well, it simply tastes good. Here in Richmond, we’re lucky to have several coffee shops within walking distance of our office. So when...
September 21, 2014 — Ledbury
Meet Our Friends / Brittanny Anderson of Metzger Bar and Butchery

Meet Our Friends / Brittanny Anderson of Metzger Bar and Butchery

In the past 5 years, Richmond has seen a handful of restaurants open up with a focus on high-quality, local food. The result has been, well, it's been awesome. Pulling from the best of the North and the South, the Richmond culinary scene is a unique hybrid of influences. So when a new place in...
August 01, 2014 — Ledbury
Dinner For Two with Tim Vidra

Dinner For Two with Tim Vidra

Besides a sky-written message, nothing says ‘I love you’ quite like a home cooked meal. The final result not only tastes good (hopefully), but it shows your significant other that you’ve taken the time to plan ahead and impress them. For those of you considering staying in for Valentine's Day, we caught up with local...
February 09, 2014 — Ledbury
Places You Should Go // Belmont Butchery

Places You Should Go // Belmont Butchery

Exceptional ingredients are the foundation of every great meal. When setting out to make an impression by-way-of culinary skill, we go to Belmont Butchery for the finest cuts of meat in town. Belmont Butchery is a European-style storefront butcher shop located in the Museum District neighborhood of Richmond, Virginia. At the butchery, the name of...
February 09, 2014 — Ledbury
The Southern Slow Cooker

The Southern Slow Cooker

You may be familiar with our model Tim, who we frequently photograph for our lookbooks and product shots. Now we would like to introduce you to his wife, Kendra. Over the past year and a half, Kendra has been busy writing her second cookbook, The Southern Slow Cooker, which is now available. With the holidays...
November 15, 2013 — Ledbury