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Last Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry


François Haeringer tested his last sauce on Tuesday.

What a terrible week for fans of the local restaurant scene. First Inox closes, then Roberto Donna admits to embezzling tax money from Arlington County, and finally the great chef François Haeringer passes away at age 91, working right to the end.

You were clicking like mad on all these sad reports. Here were your Top 5 from last week:

  1. Roberto Donna Pleads Guilty to Felony Embezzlement in Arlington County
  2. Sietsema Tweet: Inox Closed Last Night (*)
  3. The Winner of Y&H's RAMMY Awards Contest: In Search of the Perfect Dumpling
  4. Chef François Haeringer Dies at Age 91
  5. SAVOR Mania: The Master List

* A certain light-drinking Budweiser beer was, once again, a popular item among readers, but we’ve stopped counting it.

Photo by Darrow Montgomery

  • Paul Adolf

    Dear Jacques Haeringer and family,
    We were deeply saddened to hear about the death of your father who was such a kind, gentle person welcoming us at Great Falls years ago.We know how much you as well as his friends and acquaintances will miss him.Our deep sympathy to you and your family and staff.We will never forget dear François Haeringer vun Ewernaan and will keep in mind his qualities and the unique way he welcomed us during our unforgettable stay at his world known restaurant in Great Falls.
    Unser tiefes Beileid un unseri beschte Erinnerunge àn e grosser Elsasser vun Owernaa im Elsàss. Paul Adolf Obernai Alsace France