by Andrew Marder, Special to EdibleDC
I’m not hip. Teenagers walk past my house coming or going from middle school, and at no point do they think, “There’s the guy I want to be like.” I’m the dude wearing the relaxed fit clothes that takes the ball that lands in his yard.
So the other night, those teenagers would have been surprised to see me swimming neck deep in a crowd of hip young things at La Colombe — I was surprised myself.
The Shaw outpost of this Philly-based coffee roaster was hosting DC’s social media elite to introduce its new draft latte and coffee-tinged rum. I did my best to fit in.
“What’s your handle,” a gentleman with a beautiful Leica draped over his shoulder asked.
“I don’t use Instagram.”
So while I didn’t fit in very well in terms of being an on trend kind of guy, … Read More