This week on Foodie & the Beast Shizu Okusa, the founder and CEO of Wellthy & Co joins us! A family of direct-to-consumer wellness brands, including JRINK, a cold-pressed juice subscription company, and Apothékary, a plant-based “farmacy” disrupting the healthcare space with its line of CBD-infused drinks;

Sunyatta Amen, Tea-EO (get it?!) of Calabash Tea and Tonic, whose healthy and, uh, motivating teas include powerful aphrodisiacs such as Love Potion #10 Chai and the  Mighty Mandingo Chai;

Homewood Suites Navy Yard – near Nationals Park – is always abuzz during baseball season. We’ll hear all about that a more from Anat Levinson, the hotel’s general manager;

Dan and Meg McNeill are in. They own the MISCellaneous Distillery in Mount  Airy, Maryland.  It recently received four prestigious medals at the 19th San Francisco World Spirits Competition.


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