Hungry for Linkage: Beer Madness + America Eats Tavern Hires Head Chef + Le Sandwich Comes to Clarendon

Your roundup of food news in Northern Virginia.

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By Evan Milberg

Washington Post‘s “Beer Madness” – the DC-area beer equivalent to March Madness – has narrowed its field from 32 to 16 beers. Of those 16, six are from Northern Virginia breweries. [WaPo] 

America Eats Tavern has hired a head chef and is looking to open by Memorial Day. [WaPo] 

100 Montaditos, a Spanish restaurant based in Miami, is opening its Rosslyn location on Monday. [Twitter] 

Le Sandwich has replaced Street Corner Cafe in Clarendon. [ARLNow]

Eight places not named Restaurant Eve that Zagat recommends in Old Town Alexandria. [Zagat]