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Valentine's Day at 1789

February 7, 2016

1789 Restaurant Valentine's Day Tasting Menu
Duck Confit Truffle
foie gras, orange marmalade, Périgord black truffles
and duck consommé gelee
Crémant de Bourgogne Brut Rosé, Bailly Lapierre, Burgundy, France NV
Squid Ink Conchiglie
roasted tomatoes, squid, lardo, panko bread crumbs and parsley Soave Classico, Rocca Sveva, Veneto, Italy 2012
black imperial rice, sesame puree and charred green onion Soave Classico, Rocca Sveva, Veneto, Italy 2012
Japanese A5 Wagyu
jalapeños coulis, candied kumquats, mizuna and coriander dust Chardonnay, Trefethen, Oak Knoll District, Napa, CA 2013
Rack of Colorado Lamb
rutabaga, hedgehog mushrooms, fried shallots and natural jus Zinfandel “Old Vine,” Peirano Estate Vineyards, Lodi, CA 2012
Dark Chocolate Mousse
devil’s food cake, black pepper, strawberry preserves and chocolate ice cream Port, Yalumba Antique Tawny
six course tasting menu 125.
with suggested wine pairings 175.
Tasting menu requires the participation of the entire table.

For reservations, call 202.965.1789

1789 Restaurant is located at 1226 36th Street in Georgetown.

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Mark Giaimo's Secret Life of Toys Coming to Susan Calloway

December 30, 2015

Susan Calloway Fine Art Gallery is hosting a new exhibition, Mark Giaimo: The Secret Life of Toys

Mark Giaimo mixes the mundane with the sacred, 19th century painting techniques with contemporary pulp and graphic illustration, that is both an homage to and satire of the past and present. His new paintings explore the mysterious pastimes of toys: their invisible struggles with life, death, and love.

Exhibition is on view January 22 - February 20, 2016. The opening reception is January 22 from 6:00-8:00 pm. 

Susan Calloway Fine Art Gallery is located at 1643 Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown.

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The Hamilton Hosts Allman Brothers Tribute Dec. 28

December 17, 2015

Enjoy an evening at The Hamilton on December 28, 2015 for "Live At The Fillmore": The Definitive Tribute To The Original Allman Brothers Band. This event offers an exact reproduction of the live concert performances of the original Allman Brothers Band that featured Duane Allman, Dickey Betts and Berry Oakley.

Musically and sonically, LATF creates the experience of hearing one of the greatest live bands of all time as they sounded in 1969-1971. Particularly featured are their monumental shows at Bill Graham's Fillmore East Auditorium in New York City in March and June of 1971.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. Performance starts at 7:30 pm. For tickets, click here.

The Hamilton is located at 600 14th Street NW.

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