South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: National Ceviche Day, Italy Cooking Experience, and Johnnie Walker Dinner
What better way to celebrate National Ceviche Day than to eat it?
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Trivia at Funky Buddha Brewery
Funky Buddha Lounge and Brewery (1201 NE 38th St., Oakland Park) will allow attendees to show off their knowledge of useless facts with trivia night. Starting at 7 p.m., there are no team size requirements, and the top three teams will win Funky Buddha gift cards. Visit funkybuddhabrewery.com.
National Ceviche Day
SuViche (401 E. Las Olas Blvd. #150, Fort Lauderdale) will celebrate this holiday with $18 bottomless small ceviches. This deal is available from 3 p.m. to close and includes the flavors Ceviche Natural, Ceviche SuVama, Ceviche de Aji Amarillo, and Ceviche Rocoto. You can get the Shrimp Ceviche for $6 more. Visit suviche.com.
Brass Tap’s Taco Tuesday
Who says you have to wait until next Cinco de Mayo to eat tacos? Brass Tap (624 SW 145th Terrace, Pembroke Pines; 950 Congress Ave., Boynton Beach; and 551 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale) doesn’t. For $9.99, you can eat all the tacos your heart desires. Visit brasstapbeerbar.com.
A Tour of Italy Cooking Experience
Hugh's Culinary (4351 NE 12 Terrace, Oakland Park) will allow guests to partake in a four-course eating and cooking demonstration. Dishes include pasta, seafood, gourmet charcuterie, desserts, and meats. Admission is $65 and includes appetizers, free beer and wine, live entertainment, wine tasting, a raffle, and cooking demonstrations. This is from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Visit cookingschoolsofamerica.com.
Those without a Y chromosome (AKA the ladies) can head to Apothecary 330 (330 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale) for $5 martinis and appetizers. This is from 6 to 9 p.m. Visit pizzacraftpizzeria.com.
Squid-ink linguine from 3030 Ocean.
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New Belgium's 25th-Anniversary Party
The Riverside Market (608 SW 12 Ave., Fort Lauderdale) will be celebrating New Belgium's 12-pack combination by having all their beers on draft. This is from 7 to 10 p.m. Visit theriversidemarket.com.
Johnnie Walker Dinner
3030 Ocean (Marriott’s Harbor Beach Resort & Spa at 3030 Holiday Drive, Fort Lauderdale) will have a five-course dinner paired with Johnnie Walker whiskies. This starts at 7 p.m. and costs $150. Courses include salmon, lamb sausage, sweet corn agnolotti, smoked short rib, and butterscotch pie. Email Marc Burnikel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Darioush Dinner at Kuro
Kuro (One Seminole Way, Hollywood) will be hosting a wine dinner featuring Napa wines from Darioush. Dinner is $175 and includes smoked trout, white fish sashimi salad, softshell crab, salmon, wagyu beef, and white chocolate mousse. This event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. Visit seminolehardrockhollywood.com.
All Month Long
Burger of the Month
The Beach Burger has the prestigious honor of being the burger of the month at Burger Bar (Donald Ross Village at 4650 Donald Ross Road, Palm Beach Gardens). Ingredients include Swiss, applewood-smoked bacon, beach sauce, and pickles. Rosemary's Bourbon is the drink of the month and contains bourbon, simple syrup, rosemary puree, and cranberry juice topped with club soda. Visit burgerbar.com.
Josie’s Ristorante Summer Discount
Josie’s Ristorante (1602 S. Federal Highway, Boynton Beach) will offer 25 percent off the entire menu until September. This is for dine-in only and is not applicable with other discounts or offers. Visit josiesristorante.com.
iPic June Special
iPic Theaters (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton) will offer Unicorn Party and Foxtrot cocktails for this month’s special. The Unicorn Party consists of vanilla confetti cake, raspberry sorbet rainbow sprinkles, whipped cream and pirouette cookie. The Foxtrot contains bourbon, lemon-strawberry shrub,
Stay Cool & Celebrate Summer
Hoffman’s Chocolates (all locations) will feature their limited edition ice cream sundaes and milkshakes. This lasts until July 31 and benefits United Way of Broward County’s ReadingPals Program and United Way of Palm Beach County’s partner — the Literacy Coalition. Visit hoffmans.com.
Stout Bar & Grill Summer Happy Hour
Stout Bar & Grill (3419 N. Andrews Ave., Oakland Park) will feature half-off drinks, flatbreads, and appetizers Monday through Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. Visit stoutbarandgrill.com.
Natalya Jones is a food and music writer covering Broward and Palm Beach counties. To get the latest in entertainment and fun things to do in South Florida, follow her on Twitter.