Hungry for Linkage: Award Season + Zinburger Comes to Springfield + Ice Cream Cleanse

A roundup of food news in Northern Virginia and beyond.

Restaurant Eve
Restaurant Eve chef Cathal Armstrong (Photography by Jonathan Timmes)

By Evan Milberg

Check out these maps of the world made from signature regional foods. [Slate]

Cathal Armstrong of Restaurant Eve is among the five finalists for best chef in the Mid-Atlantic. Here is the complete list of 2014 James Beard Foundation award nominees. [JBF]

Restaurant Eve was also nominated for a Rammy for best wine program in the D.C.-area. Other Virginia Rammy nominees include The Restaurant at Powtomack Farm, 2941, Mad Fox Brewing Company, Port City Brewing Company, Bayou Bakery and Buzz Bakery. Here is the full list of nominees. [Eater]

Zinburger Wine & Burger Bar is coming to Springfield later this year. [Burger Days]

Brent Rose did the world’s first ice cream cleanse. Yes, really. [Gizmodo]

Chef Harper McClure will host Brabo‘s Vernal Equinox Party on Sunday, where he will be serving lamb, beer and sides. [Eater]

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