Uprising Muffin Company has opened its doors above the Shaw Metro Station.
The new bakery will offer more than 35 flavors of muffins (they'll rotate), ranging from Black Bottom to blueberry to savory creations such as a bacon, egg and cheese muffin. They'll also serve up coffee, salads and sandwiches. The shop is run by Donnie Simpson, Jr. Status: Opening today. 1817 7th St. NW; website.