Hungry for Linkage: Starbucks Sells Alcohol + Agave Superfood + NoVA Brews are Contenders for Beer Madness

Local and national foodie news for Friday.


By Natalie Manitius

Reston Town Center’s BYOB (build your own burger) joint, The Counter, recently redesigned its menu. [Patch]

The coffee empire strikes again: Starbucks is launching an evening beer and wine menu in select locations. [Grubstreet]

A recent study shows that natural sugars in the agave plant could be beneficial to regulating blood glucose levels. Fair warning: This doesn’t apply to tequila. [WTOP]

Ditch March Madness and hop on board Beer Madness to help NoVA breweries Mad Fox, Lost Rhino and Port City take the prize. [WaPo]

Is Rosslyn‘s food scene on the rise? [WCP]