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QA: Zena Polin, The Daily Dish, Silver Spring, Md.

The DMV area is known for its vast variety of restaurants, from lavish brunch getups to cafes and fast casual eateries. With business partner Jerry Hollinger, Zena Polin is the co-owner of Maryland restaurants The Daily Dish, in Silver Spring, and Kensington’s Dish and Dram. For brunch, Maryland Soft Shell BLT and Benedict in summer and Watermelon Strawberry Gazpacho when the fruit is at its juiciest… Huevos Rancheros.

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Swizzle Chill TV: RAMMYS 2018 Episode

Swizzle Chill TV is honored to be part of the RAMMYS coverage this year thanks to RAMW and Events DC. Swizzle Chill TV Anchor Bryce Shemer is at the RAMMYS, interviewing top, local restaurateurs with RAMMY Awards still in hand. DC is producing culinary stars, and acclaimed restaurants and restaurateurs, nearly by the week, and our team was there to capture the excitement. Thanks to Chiko, The Daily Dish and Clarity for these wonderful interviews and memories that the team and our followers will cherish.

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MetroCooking D.C. 2018 returns in December with wave of award-winning chefs

The Metropolitan Cooking and Entertaining Show is returning to Washington, D.C. December 1-2 in full form. Emeril Lagasse will headline the show, flanked by TV Host Carla Hall in ecore appearances. MetroCooking D.C. welcomes Emmy-winning Chef Lidia Bastianich. Hall co-hosts “The Chew” on the ABC TV network and Bastianich is a celebrated chef… James Beard Stage is a coveted, annual attraction and this year, Lagasse and top chefs from the D.C. area and local celebrity, will be participating, including Scott Drewno.

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Sasha Felikson is a culinary mover and shaker in Washington, D.C.

One such chef is Sasha Felikson, a finalist for the 2017 Rising Culinary Star of the Year Award at the RAMMYS. As the executive chef of Doi Moi, his energy and passion for serving great food and tapping into global inspiration is well known and unrelenting. Felikson helped open Menu MBK in Penn Quarter. Sasha Felikson is now headed to Julii, a French-Mediterranean concept created by the founders of the popular fast-casual CAVA chain.

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Winners announced: 2018 RAMMY Awards, Washington, D.C.

The 2018 RAMMYS produced exceptional winners plucked from an impressive list of the local industry’s elite. ..Gathered together at the Walter E. Convention Center, the 2018 RAMMYS winners. Also check out our Swizzle Chill RAMMYS 2018 page for new updates. Restaurateur of the Year,
Ari Gejdenson, Mindful Restaurants; Casual Restaurant of the Year;
Ivy City Smokehouse Tavern; Upscale Casual Restaurant of the Year, Clarity; Chiko NEW Restaurant of the Year.

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2018 James Beard Foundation Awards presented at Lyric Opera, Chicago

The James Beard Foundation Awards were presented Monday, May 7, at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Gathering some of the top names in the food industry…Carla Hall…The Best Chef Award, MidAtlantic Region, went to Jeremiah Langhorne. Here’s the full list of winners in the categories of Restaurant and Chef and Restaurant Design, Who’s Who of Food & Beverage in America, Lifetime Achievement, Humanitarian Award, and Design Icon

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RAMMYS 2018 finalists offer May specials for guests to experience top beer, cocktail programs

2018 RAMMY Award for Beer Program of the Year and Cocktail Program of the Year have exciting special events and promotions planned from Monday, May 21, through Friday, June 1. During the week of May 21, all five Beer Program of the Year finalists will showcase their outstanding offerings through in-house promotions, while some Cocktail Program of the Year finalists will offer specialty cocktails the week of May 28.

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