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Zen and Zin, Sicilian Wine Dinner and More

All the choice food events for the week.

Al Dente
Al Dente
Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

1) One Eight Distilling's Opening

Where: 1135 Okie St. NE

When: Saturday, 1-4 p.m.

What: Get a first tour and taste of D.C.'s second distillery. They'll also have a retail shop open.


2) Bad Saint's pop-up

Where: Crane & Turtle

828 Upshur St. NW

When: Saturday and Sunday

What: Bad Saint is offering a Filipino dinner to preview the upcoming restaurant. Tickets are sold out but there is a waiting list.


3) Sicilian Wine Dinner with Roberto Donna

Where: Al Dente

3201 New Mexico Ave. NW

When: Sunday at 6 p.m.

What: For $75 per person, try such courses as eggplant salad with squid and a traditional lasagna paired with Italian wine.


4) Zen and Zin

Where: The Shops at Crystal City

When: Saturday 6-10 p.m.

What: Attendees can prepare fitness classes (yoga, belly dancing, etc.) and sauna treatments with wine from the Crystal City Wine Shop and food from Perfect Pita. Tickets are $10.


5) Culinary Historians of Washington D.C. Talk

Where: Bethesda/Chevy Chase Regional Services Center

Meeting Room A

4805 Edgemoor Lane, Bethesda, MD

When: Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

What: Al Hisano is giving the lecture "The Color of New Tastes: Processed Foods in the Early-Twentieth-Century United States." The event is free


ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Try the Friday ramen special at Daikaya izakaya (this week it's inspired by Cincinnati-style chili)'s the last day to try Michel Richard's menu at the National Gallery.