Washington City Paper preview of Benjamin's on Franklin
"The bar housed inside Tastemakers—Benjamin's on Franklin—is now open with limited hours (Wednesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 4 p.m. to midnight)....There are hints of Benjamin Franklin everywhere including cocktails made with one of his favorite potent potables. "Three Flies" has a madeira base, plus strawberry and lemon served over crushed ice in the style of a cobbler."
VegNews Highlights DC Vegan's new storefront in Tastemakers
Tastemakers "will host new vegan stall Pianta starting this month. The vegan Italian deli counter is the brick-and-mortar concept of local business DC Vegan Catering—founded in 2015 by Michael and Leah Moon—and will feature a number of authentic Italian deli sandwiches and sides.