There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

Why Eatonville is being reinvented as Mule Bone, with Carla Hall’s guidance. [Post]

This “speakeasy done right” is not another “modern speakeasy…” [Washingtonian]

Two new fried chicken dishes to try now. [Express]

DCity Smokehouse plans pop-up at Wicked Bloom this January. [Eater]

14 must-try hot cocktails [Zagat]

Turkish bagel chain Simit & Smith coming to Georgetown. [PoPville]

Inside forthcoming Dupont restaurant, The Chickery [Borderstan]

Photo of Carla Hall by Jessica Sidman