Forget something? These grocery stores are open Thanksgiving Day.
You're in the middle of making everyone's favorite side dish and ... you run out of a necessary ingredient. Fortunately, these grocery stores are open on Thanksgiving Day in Georgetown and nearby. Here are the hours and locations: Safeway – 1855 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Safeway – 4865 MacArthur Blvd. NW. Open 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Whole Foods Market – 1440 P St. NW. Open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Whole Foods Market – 2323 Wisconsin Ave. NW. Open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Deal & DeLuca – 3276 M St. NW. Open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Dean & Deluca in Georgetown sells foie gras, among other gourmet items
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), a non-profit organization, is urging its supporters to write Dean & Deluca to stop selling foie gras. Georgetown's location is at 3276 M St. Foie gras is fatty goose liver, considered by some to be a delicacy. PETA is organizing against the gourmet shop and offers video evidence of abuse of geese in the making of foie gras as fuel for their opposition. Eric Forsythe, the general manager of the Georgetown Dean & Deluca store, confirmed that the M Street location carried foie gras. Though Forsythe said he has not received any complaints or angry phone calls about it. "A lot of people enjoy it...a lot of people come in just because they know we carry it," he said. According to PETA, foie …