Hungry for Linkage: Shadow of Truth Unveiled + Food Trucks Return to Crystal City + All Aboard to Heavy Seas Alehouse

Foodie links to kick start the weekend.


By Natalie Manitius

Beltway Brewing Company in Sterling releases Crooked Run Brewing’s “Shadow of Truth” Black Belgian Tripel. The party’s tonight from 4-9 p.m with live music by Aaron Dugas and burgers by DC Sliders.

Starting in April, Crystal City will host Food Truck “Taste Thursday,” with Doug the Food Dude, Willie’s Po Boys and Curbside Cupcake. Locate your lunch on the corner of 18th St. and Crystal Drive every Thursday in April from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. [Crystal City BID]

Heavy Seas Alehouse in Rosslyn opened yesterday. [WCP]

Kick off Virginia Wine and Dine Month with a free download of a Virginia Wine in my Pocket’s Wine Travel Guide, suited for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The app will be free for a week starting March 1. [Virginia Wine in my Pocket]

whiskey shortage looms as distillers try to keep up with increased demand for the good stuff. [Esquire]