Dished: 84 Bites at Taste of the Nation
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Taste of the Nation is Monday, April 4, 2011.
- Philanthropic food and wine extravaganza Taste of the Nation rolls into town this Monday, April 4 at the National Building Museum. Participating restos numbers 84 (holy smokes!), including Marcel's, Equinox, VOLT and more. The night will feature an auction with prizes like a cocktails and cheese class led by mixology guru Derek Brown of The Columbia Room and fromager Carolyn Stromberg of Cheestique. More details at The Feast.
- The new 'Extreme Loaded Dogs' at Nats Park come in 10 varieties, including a 'Banh Mi Dog' with cucumber, carrots, daikon radish, cilantro, and chili garlic sauce; and a 'Big Kid Dog' topped with macaroni and cheese. More details at The Feast.
- 'Top Chef All-Stars' runner-up Mikey Isabella is all about tying up loose ends. He's done with the show for good, has no more beef with Antonia, and is excited about opening up a new restaurant here in D.C. Read the interview.
- Enjoy an Indian dinner at Sangam (1211 N. Glebe Road, Suite 2, Falls Church, Va.) for $20, down from $40. Choose from dishes like naan stuffed with cashews and dried fruit, samosas with ground lamb, and homemade mango or coconut ice cream. See more deals at The Feast here.
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