Lena Verde

  • Dining

    May 13, 2010

    Vegan Surprise

    Loving Hut's food is tasty — you'll never guess where it came from.

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    This Week in Deliciousness

    This Christmas, every little German child wants a Volkswagen stuffed with these.​ Welcome back to the weekly roundup here at Eating Our Words, where our special brand of Christmas party punch can double as deck sealant and paint stripper. Greenway Barista started off the week with some deep-di ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    Porkfat Candy: Colombian Cracklins

    ​Colombian-style chicharonnes, served with a chewy corn disk called an arepa and a squeeze of lime, make a nice late-morning breakfast with a cup of coffee. It's sort of a Latino fried bacon plate. That's what I ordered Sunday around noon at Leña Verde, the Colombian "taberna" in the same Wes ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 7, 2009

    Manena's Magic

    The Argentinean deli serves great sandwiches and empanadas — but leave room for dessert.