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Spring Wine Fling; DNV Rooftop Brunch

All the weekend food events.

Jaleo Crystal City
Jaleo Crystal City
Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

1) Rooftop Brunch

Where: DNV

1155 14th St NW

When: Starting Saturday

What: DNV launches its poolside brunch this weekend. Dishes like chicken and waffles get an Asian twist.

2) Spring Wine Fling

Where: Various Restaurants

When: Through Sunday

What: The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington is running a program to showcase its members' wine programs with special flights, pairings and tastings. More info here.

3) Cheap Paella at Jaleo

Where: All Jaleo locations

When: Friday

What: Jaleo is offering its signature paella dish for $6 (it's usually only available as a large format option). They're also doing a paella cooking demo at the Crystal City location today at 4 p.m. using their giant paella pan.

4) Sri Lankan Cooking Class

Where: The Hill Center

When: Saturday at 11 a.m.

What: Chef Skiz Fernando is leading a class on rice dishes and currys, as well as other Sri Lankan basics. Tickets are $75. More info here.

5) Cherry Picks

Where: Various restaurants

When: All weekend (and through April 20)

What: This weekend's kite festival on the National Mall is a good excuse to sample some of the various cherry, Asian and blossom-themed dishes restaurants are offering in conjunction with the National Cherry Blossom festival. More info here.

ALSO THIS WEEKEND: Greek Easter kicks off at Zaytinya Sunday...Mike Friedman and Amy Brandwein are both demoing Passover recipes this weekend.