Cava Mezze Chef Sweeps D.C. Lamb Jam

May 26, 2015

Chef Demitri Moshovitis of Cava Mezze swept the Washington D.C. Lamb Jam, securing first place across three categories: “Best in Show,” “Best Mediterranean,” and “People’s Choice.” Sponsored by the American Lamb Board, the event drew more than 500 hungry fans to Union Market to taste globally inspired lamb dishes prepared by 17 of the capital’s finest chefs.

A panel of judges blind-taste tested the 17 different lamb dishes, declaring the following winners in each category:

Best in Show, Best Mediterranean, and People’s Choice: Chef Demitri Moshovitis of Cava Mezze – Lamb Shoulder Half-Smoke, Cava-Inspired Lamb Shoulder Chili, Mustard Tzatziki, Marinated Onion…