And The Winners Are...

by ARIELLE KRIEGER · June 7, 2010

    The RAMMY Awards, an annual event hosted by The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, honored this year's hottest culinary stars and spots at a 1940's themed award ceremony last night at the Marriott Wardman Park hotel. Here are the 2010 winners...

    Best New Restaurant: Birch & Barley

    Fine Dining Restaurant: 2941

    Upscale Casual Restaurant: Vermilion

    Chef of the Year: Scott Drewno of The Source by Wolfgang Puck

    Pastry Chef: Anthony Chavez of 2941

    Wine Program: Proof

    Beverage/Mixology Program: PS7's

    Rising Culinary Star: Nicholas Stefanelli of Bibiana

    Restaurant Manager: Mark Politzer of Bourbon Steak

    Restaurant Employee: Adolfo Cajchon of Seasons

    Honorary Award: The Monocle on Capitol Hill

    Where Magazine Visitors' Choice Award: The Capital Grille

    Neighborhood Gathering Place: Cork Wine Bar

    Hottest Restaurant Bar Scene: Birch & Barley/ChurchKey

    Power Spot: BLT Steak

    Your Favorite Restaurant: CoCo. Sala