Hungry For Linkage: Olympics Lunch Specials + No Chobani at Olympics + Make Pizza the Pizzeria Paradiso Way

A roundup of food news happening in the area.

By Evan Milberg

From Thursday to Feb. 20, Capitol City Brewing will offer Olympics specials: Customers wearing wear red, white and blue between 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., receive 15 percent off lunch. 

Russia blocks shipment of Chobani to U.S. athletes. [D&C]

Pizzeria Paradiso’s new cookbook is here. [WCP]

This Friday, Virginia-based chef Peter Chang will be cooking a Chinese New Year-themed  dinner at the prestigious James Beard House. [Eater]

Why it takes more than a grocery store to eliminate a “food desert.” [PBS Newshour]