Young and Hungry

What To Eat Tonight: Elk Satay at Thunder Burger

Thunder Burger chef Ryan Fichter just keeps coming up with funky new ways to plate wild game. Over the past year, I've sampled beer-braised alligator ribs, kangaroo sliders and even python tom kai at Fichter's beer-centric rock 'n' roll-themed burger joint in Georgetown. The weekly "Wild Wednesday" special tonight is another gamey twist on a Thai staple, albeit less slithery than the spicy snake soup: an "elk satay with a spicy peanut dipping sauce." In case you're wondering, the meat of the horned forest animal is reportedly lower in fat and cholesterol than beef.

Coming up: On Thursday, veteran New York bartender Dale DeGroff talks cocktails at The Passenger. Agora, meanwhile, spotlights wines from the nation of Georgia.

For more info and other options, click on any link in the Y&H food events calendar above.

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