Links for your Monday.
Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week begins today. [RAMW]
Talk about tough love: Meet the robotic bartender, an indulgent drinker’s worst nightmare. [WTOP]
While Americans cozy up for the polar vortex, German Ice Wine makers yearn for the cold. Recent high temperature are proving detrimental to the typically frozen grapes. [TheDailyMeal]
The Capitals craze just got sweeter: The team now has an official doughnut, thanks to Dunkin Donuts. Enter their sweepstakes by the end of this week to enjoy more treats.
For those feeling especially carnivorous, looks like your taste buds are about to experience some novelty. The Nordic Food Lab touts blood’s nutritional benefits. [The Independent]