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South Florida Food and Drink Events This Week: UnCooking Class, Whiskey Society, and Chef vs. Chef


American Social’s Four-Year Anniversary
American Social (721 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) will be celebrating its four-year anniversary all week long with foodie events. Starting Monday will be $5 AmSo burgers, $5 BBQ ribs, $4 Pinnacle Vodka, $5 Brooklyn American Ale, and more. There is also trivia from 8 to 10 p.m. Visit


UNcooking Class
No oven needed for this one – learn how to uncook at Funky Buddha lounge (2621 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton). Guests will learn how to make arugula summer salad, hummus swiss chard wrap, and papaya ice cream from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Visit


Fort Lauderdale Whiskey Society Meet Up
Stache (109 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale) will host the Fort Lauderdale Whiskey Society meetup. Guests will be able to sample whiskeys from Glenmorangie and Hudson Distillery. This event is free to attend and starts at 6:30 p.m. Visit

Chef vs. Chef
The second annual Chef vs. Chef competition will go down at Max's Harvest (169 NE Second Ave., Pineapple Grove, Delray Beach). With a $5 cover charge, guests can enjoy the throwdown as well as food and drinks for happy hour prices. Proceeds benefit Milagro Center. This begins at 9 p.m. Visit


Wellington Amphitheater
Get your fill of food trucks from 5 - 9:30 p.m. at Wellington Amphitheater (12100 Forest Hill Blvd., Wellington). There will be over 20 food trucks, including Cheesezilla, Dolce Gourmet Cupcakes, Pizzazilla, and more. Visit

Hearts with Orlando
General Provision (525 NW First Ave, Fort Lauderdale) will host a fundraiser to aid victims of the tragedy at Pulse. Proceeds will benefit Pulse victims and their families through National Compassion Fund for Orlando and Pride Fort Lauderdale. There will be food trucks, craft cocktails, artists, and live music from Wilton Drive Band. Visit

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

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

iPic June Special
iPic Theaters (301 Plaza Real, Boca Raton) will offer a Unicorn Party and Foxtrot cocktail 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, aperol, and basil. Visit .

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

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

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.