Bucket list dining
Washingtonian highlights their 20 best dishes of the year. They range from sashimi at Sushi Capitol to the fried chicken at Maketto. [Washingtonian]
Imitation = flattery
1789's pastry chef Lauren Petri is working on a gingerbread house modeled after neighboring restaurants F. Scott's, The Tombs and (naturally) 1789. It's still in progress, but here's the design she's going for:
Half-smokes in the air
DC-3 has released a few more details about their plans for Dulles Airport. The plan is to open next March with hot dogs like a spicy D.C. half smoke, a Cincinnati Coney dog and more.
Jason Miskiri, who used to own The Society Restaurant and Lounge in Silver Spring, has been sentenced to two years in prison. He pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges last spring.