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Circa Navy Yard launches brunch, lunch

Circa at Navy Yard, part of Metropolitan Hospitality Group (MHG), will now be serving brunch and lunch. The new Circa restaurant opened February 11. It’s located at the Skanska 99M building in the fast-rising Navy Yard neighborhood on the Capitol Riverfront. Brunch is headlined by the Southern Chicken Benedict on housemade biscuits, prepared with poached […]

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BDT Capital takes minority stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey

BDT investment provides additional liquidity, growth opportunities BDT Capital Partners has taken a significant minority common equity stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey, according to a joint announcement from the companies. WhistlePig was founded in 2008. The investment by BDT Capital Partners allows WhistlePig’s current shareholders to have liquidity and one of the original founders, Raj […]

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D.C. Cocktail Week and its heavy hitters bring on libations November 12-18

D.C. Cocktail week 2018 by RAMW brings plenty of food-drink pairing experiences to imbibers and foodies across the Washington, D.C. area with several high-profile restaurants participating during the week-long event November 12-18. Delicious bites will abound as talented bartenders, mixologists and chefs team up to use the event to welcome the autumn season. At Indique, the Gin and Tonic will be paired with Bhel Puri Chaat….At Royal in Shaw, there’s a tribute to autumn and Columbia with The Decadence Club.

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Scuba origins, rum aficionado to bring Potomac Distilling, Tiki TNT to Wharf D.C.

Another big story with some Tiki-Bar influence has been developing at the District Wharf: the November opening of highly-anticipated Potomac Distilling Company… in the heart of the bustling waterfront, will represent a three-story production facility, producing four styles of Thrasher’s Rum. Nestled in the building will be a neighborhood tavern to be known as Tiki TNT from Todd Thrasher.

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Wandering Oasis at National Harbor serving frozen, tapped libations this summer

The Wanding Oasis drink truck is ready to cool down the hot temps and provide fruity sips at National Harbor, Md. during the summer weekends. Frozen libations are blended up for the enjoyment of National Harbor. The truck is a vivid, boozy affair on wheels at the National Harbor, Md.

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Guinness Open Gate Brewery Barrel House in Maryland opens in August

The Open Gate Brewery Barrel House by Guinness is opening this summer in Halethorpe, Md., just south of Baltimore, Md., and about 30 miles north of Washington, D.C. Guinness parent Diageo Beer Company USA announced the August 3 grand opening… Guinness Brewmaster Peter Wiens and Head Brewer Hollie Stephenson will lead a production team crafting Guinness Blonde and experimenting with other beers that reflect the essence of American and Maryland brewery heritage.

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Swizzle Chill TV: Boca Botanas Tapas Bar

In this web-broadcast episode with Anchor Chrissy Perez and Co-Anchor Rocky Weisberger, we discover why Boca Botanas is such a hit just north of Washington, D.C. Dishes like chimichurri steak, empanadas, lomo saltado and several other authentic Latin-American samplings and entrees make the trip off the beaten path in Montgomery County quite rewarding. Boca Botanas is located at 239 Muddy Branch Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.

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Two restaurant groups grow in dynamic Northern Virginia dining scene

With Scott Parker, Jason Fisher, Ryan DeMagistris, Nick Cordero and Mike Cordero at is helm, the MacNac Hospitality Group has made a name for itself in Northern Virginia for its diverse offerings and consistent growth…Social Restaurant Group (SRG) made its appearance in the area over the last few years with several openings in the D.C. area, and three restaurants in Arlington alone.

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