Dished: Win Your Bracket; Get Free Pizza
- Vote for the four teams you think will make it to the NCAA Final Four for the chance to win a $100 HomeMade Pizza giftcard. Whoever chooses correctly will be entered into a drawing, and the winner will be picked Monday, March 28. Sports enthusiasts have until Thursday, March 24 to enter here. More deals at The Feast.
- This year's Pink Tie Party -- an extravagant fundraiser for the National Cherry Blossom Festival -- features cherry blossom-inspired dishes prepared by the some of the area's top chefs. This year's event, to be held at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel this Wednesday, March 23, will likely be a bit more somber in light of the recent tragedy in Japan.
- This year's James Beard Foundation Award nominations include plenty of local flavor, including Cathal Armstrong of Restaurant Eve in the Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic category (he showed us how to make Irish smoked fish soup last week) and José Andrés of Jaleo, Zaytinya, Minibar, and Café Atlántico for Outstanding Chef. More info at The Feast.
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