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Winter Restaurant Week brings acclaimed flavors, tastes, bites to D.C.

Updated: D.C. Restaurant Week has been extended by one week Update: The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) has extended Winter Restaurant Week for another week until January 27, 2018 at participating locations. “Treat a furloughed friend to a great meal & help lift spirits during the government shutdown,” said RAMW in an emailed promotion to its mailing list. The updated list will be available Monday, January 21 at […]

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Washington DC Food and Drink

Bacardi Limited announces retirement of Patron CEO

Patrón has announced the retirement of Ed Brown, its president and chief executive, who served for nearly 20 years at the helm of the Patrón Spirits Company. He will retire as of December 31, 2018 as Bacardi LImited completes its successful integration of the Patrón brand. In 17 years, Brown led Patrón to grow annual case volume from 118,000 cases to more than two million cases.

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DC Area Lifestyle Centers, DC Celebrity Chefs, DC Restaurant News, DC Restaurant Openings

Julii, from Cava founders, to open during final week of November in North Bethesda, Md.

Many eyes in the Montgomery County, Md. area are on the opening of Julii, a French-Mediterranean restaurant from the founders of Cava, opening at the Pike & Rose lifestyle development in North Bethesda, Md. Bethesda Magazine is reporting that Julii should open on either November 28 or 29, 2018 in line with previous reports from other news outlets… Julii, 11915 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda…

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DC Wine News, Washington DC Food and Drink

Via Umbria charity event, tastings and December Stilton Cheese of the Month class

Via Umbria, an Italian cafe, market and special events kitchen in Washington, D.C. will be hosting an event in honor of the Hope Connections for Cancer organization… The special cheese and wine pairing event scheduled for November 27, and priced at $25, will treat guests to a three-cheese tasting, a glass of prosecco, in addition to tasting notes, and a 10-percent discount on wine and cheese purchased in-store. December 5, Via Umbria, will host a its December Cheese of the Month Class, focusing on superb Stilton cheeses.

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DC Restaurant News, DC Restaurant Openings, Washington DC Chef News

New restaurant openings at Pike and Rose to bring new flavors to North Bethesda

North Bethesda’s vibrant new community development, Pike & Rose, features an array of new and exciting restaurants. The development is an immaculately planned “mini-city,” existing separately… This “lifestyle” community aimss to supplement its residential buildings by providing an adjacent walkable commercial area… Julii is slated to open in late November…. Nada, a Mexican restaurant and bar, will open November 19.

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