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Dinner at The Black Sheep in Manassas

Northern Virginia is starting to become a culinary hotspot that driving to Washington D.C. for good food. As much as I love traveling for delicious food, I also constantly search for amazing food spots in my area. One of the newly-opened places that we discovered and were blown away from is  The Black Sheep Restaurant located at the Farm Brew Live campus.  Located inside the gorgeous 1920s Thomasson Barn, The Black Sheep serves both modern American dishes, sushi and sashimi, and a wide array of wines, spirits, and beers.  While enjoying some drinks, we typically order their shared plates or appetizers. So far, we have tried the Spanish Garlic Shrimp ($14), Fried Green Tomatoes ($11), and Hushpuppies ($10).  Spanish Garlic Shrimp Fried Green Tomatoes
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