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South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: Taco Tuesday, Maple Bacon Beer Tapping, Wine Dinner, and More


Whole Food Pembroke Pines Four-Year Anniversary
Whole Foods Market Pembroke Pines (14956 Pines Blvd., Pembroke Pines) is turing 4 years old and is celebrating with tapas, live music, and wine from 6 to 8 p.m. Visit


Food Trucks
Heritage Park (Plantation Heritage Park at 1100 S. Fig Tree Lane, Plantation) will allow guests the chance to taste goodies from more than 20 food trucks from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Past food trucks include Crazydilla, Dough Dough's Donuts, Las Gorditas, and Taco Fresh. Visit

Nacho Bizness Taco Takeover
LauderAle (3305 SE 14th Ave., Fort Lauderdale) is offering guests $1 off of tacos, $3 off of Heisenberg, El Nino, and Mr. Whites, and $6 sangria. This is from 4 to 11 p.m. Visit


Farm to Kitchen: Sea Vegetables 101
Learn how to cook with seaweed at a Sea Vegetables 101 hosted at Farmer’s Table (1901 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton). Menu samples include miso soup with wakame, carrot and snow pea hijiki salad, and kale and mushroom stir fry with dulse. The class costs $10 and is from 6 to 7 p.m. Visit

Taittinger Wine Dinner
Guests can enjoy a six-course meal prepared by executive chef Jeff Pfeiffer at Lobster Bar Sea Grille (450 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale). The meal will be paired by Antoine Collet and LBSG wine director Bobby Asar. Menu items include lobster tail, A5 Kobe filet, Niko's caviar and more. Admission is $180. Call 954-772-2675.

Wild Things: a Night of Farmhouse and Wild Ales
The Sybarite Pig (20642 State Road 7, Boca Raton) is showcasing a night of sour and tart beers. Special releases include Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales and Jester King. This starts at 7 p.m. Visit

Maple Bacon Coffee Porter Tapping
The Brass Tap (551 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale) is not only tapping a keg of Funky Buddha’s Maple Bacon Coffee Porter but will be giving away bottles as well. This includes a 32-ounce growler of Red Velvet Cake, a bottle of Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, and a bottle of Morning Wood. To potentially win these bottles, guests will get a raffle ticket for every Funky Buddha draft purchased starting at 4 p.m. Raffle winners will be announced at 9 p.m., and you must be present to win. Visit

For more events, visit our online calendar or pick up the print edition of New Times Broward-Palm Beach every Thursday. To submit an event, use our online form

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.