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Mastro’s Martini Gets Glittery, Night at the Newseum for Sips & Suppers

Plus, free Big Mac sauce

Mastro’s lemon drop martini gets sassier starting today.
Tierney Plumb is the editor of Eater DC, covering all things food and drink around the nation's capital.

METRO CENTER—The lemon drop martini at Mastro’s just got snazzier. Last night, edible and glittery sugar maker Little Waisted was on CNBC’s “Billion Dollar Buyer” and restaurateur/cast member Tilman Fertitta bought $25,000 of its lemon meringue Glass Glitz to adorn every lemon drop martini at his 13 Mastro’s restaurants. [EaterWire]

PENN QUARTER—The first night of the two-night Sips & Suppers fundraiser benefiting DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table kicks off on Saturday, Jan. 28 with Sips at the Newseum. Enjoy unlimited food and drink from top D.C. restaurants and spot celeb chefs for $150. Get general admission and VIP tickets at [EaterWire]

U STREET—On Jan. 26, McDonald’s is giving away 10,000 limited edition bottles of its Big Mac Special Sauce for the first time ever in the U.S. Head to the participating location at 1944 14th St. NW from noon to 2 p.m. and say, “There’s a Big Mac for That” to get sauced. [EaterWire]

U STREET—Save the sweet date: On Feb. 6, the local Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt shop at 1939 12th St. NW is scheduled to run a buy one, get one free promotion all day. Participants will automatically get a coupon for the same deal good through Feb. 28. [EaterWire]