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New Times' Pairings Pre-Party: Free Bites and Cocktails Tomorrow

New Times is getting geared up for its Pairings event, the premiere party that features 40 of South Florida's best restaurants, each serving up their finest dishes paired with a wine or beer.

The party happens this Thursday, September 18 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts from 7 to 10 p.m., where you can eat and drink to your heart's content.

In anticipation for this premiere event, New Times is hosting a Pairings Pre-Party, complete with complimentary food and drinks.

See also: South Florida Food & Drink Events This Week: New Times' Pairings, Tap Takeover, and Boca Tastemakers

Stop by Florida Builder Appliances at 1742 W. Atlantic Blvd. in Pompano Beach tomorrow, September 16 from 7 - 9 p.m. for free cooking demos by MEAT Eatery & Taproom's chef George Patti. If the chef's culinary prowess gets you hungry, that's great because you'll also enjoy complimentary chorizo patties in chimichurri aioli sauce, prepared by the chef onsite.

Of course, there are complimentary cocktails to wash it all down with! Have we whet your appetite? Make sure you have your tickets to Pairings!

Tickets for Pairings are $40 for general admission; $75 for VIP, which includes early admittance at 6 p.m and access to the special VIP lounge where you'll find a host of special wines, beers, cocktails, and live music. But hurry and take advantage of the special Voice Daily Deal and get GA tickets for only $20 each (that's half price for all you math junkies). You can buy up to four tickets at the special price for this 21 and over event.

To purchase tickets at the special "Deal" price, visit But hurry, because the offer's for a limited time only.

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Laine Doss is the food and spirits editor for Miami New Times, covering the restaurant and bar scene in South Florida. She has been featured on Cooking Channel’s Eat Street and Food Network’s Great Food Truck Race. Doss won an Alternative Weekly award for her feature on what it’s like to wait tables. In a previous life, she appeared off-Broadway and shook many a cocktail as a bartender at venues in South Florida and New York City. When she’s not writing, you can find Doss running some marathon then celebrating at the nearest watering hole.
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