Jose Andres’ restaurants around the D.C. area are offering those affected by the government shutdown a free sandwich. Each afternoon, furloughed workers can get, for example, a meatless Beefsteak Burger at Beefsteak, or a chicken shawarma at Zaytinya.
The list is not composed of restaurants which offer solely a vegetarian menu, but rather a menu with excellent vegetarian options – and seven of the restaurants on the list are located in the District.
It’s easy to pile pints of strawberries and bunches of broccolini into your basket — How can one resist such temporary treasures? — but finding ways to work all the produce into everyday cooking can be tricky.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.