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Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) will bring the 2022 RAMMY Awards to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Sunday, July 24, 2022

RAMW brings 2022 RAMMYS to Walter E. Convention Center in July

Traditional categories return this year

The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) will bring the 2022 RAMMY Awards to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Sunday, July 24, 2022 as an in-person celebration. The milestone 40th annual awards will honor the talented professionals that make up the local DMV restaurant industry.

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MetroCooking DC, a diverse market for holiday feasts, shopping

Vendors deliver on trendy, tasty, creative items

MetroCooking DC has begun. Dozens of food and drink vendors, in addition to cooking and holiday product purveyors, have set up shop. Creative products from nearby and across the globe are great for attendees working on their holiday season shopping lists. MetroCooking DC is a celebration of food and cooking. And complex flavors, all-natural and organic products are definitely trending. Locally-sourced, regional and globally-inspired are also keywords coming to your pantry.

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MetroCooking DC keeps the hits coming in 2019

Event-filled show brings world of culinary, food experiences to D.C.

There truly is something for everyone at this year’s MetroCooking DC Show, set to return to the Walter E. Convention Center. Cooking demonstrations, book signings, local DMV chefs, hard-to-get food products, and a chance to see top celebrities are just some of the exciting ways Metro Washington, D.C.-area residents and visitors will enjoy this year’s show. MetroCooking DC, which takes place November 16-17, is in its fourteenth season and headlined by Martha Stewart and Wolfgang Puck.

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RAMMYS 2019 Awards on Swizzle Chill TV

2019 RAMMYS Backstage Interviews Preview: Swizzle Chill TV

A preview of our upcoming Season 2 episode

Swizzle Chill TV had the pleasure of covering the 2019 RAMMY Award Ceremony and Gala at the Walter E. Convention Center. All the Washington, D.C. restaurant industry greats were gathered to pay tribute to the collective of owners, chefs, artisans and stakeholders in the local food scene. The event is organized by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington, a restaurant advocacy group, and Events D.C., the entertainment and sports authority of the nation’s capital.

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2j019 MetroCooking DC arrives in November at Walter E. Convention Center

MetroCooking DC returns in November for 14th season

Martha Stewart, Emeril Lagasse headline 2019 culinary show

MetroCooking DC returns for its 14th season to Washington, D.C. November 16-17. Martha Stewart and Emeril Lagasse headline the show this year at the Walter E. Convention Center. Always a universal crowd magnet, Martha Stewart, a celebrity television host, entrepreneur and author, will make her first appearance at MetroCooking DC. Also, celebrity chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck will be part of the cooking demonstrations. A MetroCooking show favorite, Chef Lidia Bastianich and Myron Mixon, a television host and restaurateur with a specialty in barbecue, will be on hand, as well.

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Kaliwa is a strong contender for RAMMYS 2019 New Restaurant of the Year Award

Kaliwa, a strong contender for RAMMYS New Restaurant of the Year Award

With strong partner, team, Chef Cathal Armstrong’s Kaliwa could be headed to winner’s circle

This year is off to a good start for Meshelle and Chef Cathal Armstrong at Kaliwa. The Pan-Asian restaurant was chosen by the prestigious Michelin Guide as a Bib Gourmand restaurant for 2019. In April, the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington announced Kaliwa as a finalist for the 2019 RAMMY Award for New Restaurant of the Year. It’s a deserving tribute to what has been happening at the restaurant, which is located at the District Wharf. Kaliwa, which offers three types of Asian cuisine—Thai, Filipino, and Korean—has been the subject of several accolades and favorable write-ups.

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RAMW announces Silver Diner is 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipient

Here are the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients

As The RAMMYS 2019 approaches, longstanding DMV restaurants recognized

The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan (RAMW), a restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients. The Bombay Club, i Ricchi, Moby Dick House of Kabob, Silver Diner, and Taberna del Alabardero will receive the award for 30 years of service in the Greater D.C. Region. Lebanese Taverna will receive recognition for 40 years of business in the DMV. The RAMMY Awards recognize the best of the best in the D.C. restaurant scene, and will be awarded June 30.

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Aramark becomes new concessionaire, caterer of Walter E Convention Center DC

Aramark becomes new foodservice partner of D.C. Convention Center, which is getting upgrades

Walter E. Washington Convention Center operator announces changes

Events DC announced Aramark as the new food and beverage master concessionaire and caterer for the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. Events DC is the sports and entertainment authority of Washington, D.C. ,operating most sporting event venues in the city, and several entertainment sites. Aramark took over during the 2019 Auto Show, working with the Washington Area New Auto Dealers Association.

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