ICYMI: Avocado proposals

Food news, plus Colada Shop looks to expand.

Damn Good Burger Co. is now open in Shirlington. [ARLnow]

Sterling’s Colada Shop is exploring expanding. [Eater]

José Andrés is named Humanitarian of the Year from the James Beard Foundation, and he’s coming out with a book this fall: We Fed An Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time. [Washington Post, Eater]

The City of Alexandria considers raising the meal tax. [Alexandria Living]

The Washington Post launches a new cooking microsite, Voraciously. [Voraciously]

Stop counting calories. [New York Times]