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Harper McClure Named Executive Chef of Mintwood Place


Mintwood Place has announced the appointment of Harper McClure as executive chef. McClure brings 17 years of experience to his new position, five of those devoted to cooking Belgian & French fare at notable Washington establishments Brabo by Robert Wiedmaier and Stephen Starr’s Le Diplomate. With his appointment comes the introduction of a large family packages, specialty gift baskets, and happy hour specials that are perfect for toasting with family and friends at home. Harper McClure was born in Preble, New York and is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York. He has worked with area restaurants such as Vidalia, Equinox, Marcel's, Brabo, and Le Diplomate before accepting this new position in April of 2020. (1813 Columbia Road; mintwoodplace.com)