Hungry for Linkage: Cheestique Wants Your Grilled Cheese + Arlington Moulin Rouge + Cocktail Challenge

Today’s food news for Northern Virginia.

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By Ariel Yong

Got an idea for a killer grilled cheese? Post your ideas on Cheestique Del Ray‘s Facebook page. One will be selected and served as a Friday special at this cheese and wine bar. 

Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC) is hosting a Moulin Rouge-themed spring carnival tomorrow from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Artisphere in Arlington. Attractions include bouchees, acrobats and aerialists. 

NoVA-raised chef cooks in world’s top-ranked restaurant. [WaPo]

Hipster or classy? Slurp your 7-Eleven slurpees out of mason jars with mustache straws. [Eater]

Bastille Restaurant & Wine Bar of Alexandria is calling all mixologists to enter their best Parisian-inspired cocktail in the restaurant’s cocktail challenge