Team Member Spotlight | Abbie Prince

Meet The Team | Abbie Prince Abbie Prince found one of her first true loves while attending the College of Charleston, where she majored in International Business and minored in German and Tourism & Hospitality. An internship at the Charleston-based … Read more

July 16, 2021 |

Team Member Spotlight | Kent Smith

Meet The Team | Kent Smith Growing up in New Mexico in a family of five kids, Kent loved helping his mom in the kitchen. She encouraged him to embrace his love of entertaining at a young age and then … Read more

May 5, 2021 |

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a New View

Design Cuisine, in partnership with JBG Smith, has just relaunched the premier Observatory, The View of DC with sophisticated new branding and a refreshed look and feel. This Valentine’s Day as we celebrate love and look toward the brighter future, … Read more

January 27, 2021 | | | | | |

Team Member Spotlight | Meet Erica Fredericks

Meet the Team | Erica Fredericks It takes someone with a keen attention to detail, a deep love of hospitality, excellent organization and an appetite for problem solving to survive and thrive as an event planner (and that was before … Read more

December 17, 2020 |

Team Member Spotlight | Meet Dede Byrnes

Most of the time our sales team is behind the scenes working to ensure that we deliver on each and every glorious event detail as promised. We pride ourselves in being the “wall flowers” onsite, seamlessly blending into the background … Read more

October 15, 2020 |

Prepped Virtual Event Menus

We all know 2020 events look much different than we’re all used to, and that’s why we’ve created an event dining solution for our clients and their guests to help elevate the virtual event experience! Meet the newest Prepped concept, … Read more

Wedding of Ashley & Daniel at Goodstone Inn!

Dream Team! Design Cuisine & DC Rental Help to Make a Perfect Elopement a Reality for Ashley & Daniel at Goodstone Inn! Like so many couples, Ashley & Daniel had to come to terms with the impact of the pandemic … Read more

August 3, 2020 |

Weekend Menus

Enjoy Design Cuisine at Home with our summer Weekend Menus series beginning in August 2020! We all wish we were back in the groove of client meetings, wedding planning, menu production and design consultations but the world needs to get … Read more

Meal Production for the Food Insecure

Doing the Good Work and Staying Busy Good food connects us and even during these uncertain times our off premise & venues teams have looked to find an outlet to continue to do what we do best- feed people. Our … Read more


   This winter United States Institute of Peace showcased their stunning venue, with multiple meeting spaces and reception rooms available to corporate & political events, just perfect for Inauguration 2017.  The feel of the event was as sleek and modern … Read more