The weekend might be over, but there are still plenty of weekday food and drink events in South Florida to keep you busy. Whether you're looking to make some cheapo meals, eat an elegant wine dinner, or check out a sour beer mini-fest, there's something to do in Broward and Palm Beach counties this week.
Meals Under $20
Grocery shopping just got a hell of a lot easier. Whole Foods in Fort Lauderdale (2000 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale) will be showing guests how to make meals under $20. From 4 to 6 p.m. in the Produce Department, a culinary demo specialist will show you easy-to-duplicate recipes. Visit WholeFoods.com.
Just because Cinco de Mayo is over doesn’t mean you can’t eat like it's May 5. 13 American Table (451 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton) will allow you to chomp down on some tacos for cheap: $3, to be exact. Tequila for $7 only sweetens this foodie deal. Visit mainstreethub.com/13americantable.
Funky Buddha in Boca Raton (2621 N. Federal Highway, Boca Raton) will host a
Wine Dinner at Bistro Ten Zero One
Starting at 7 p.m., Bistro Ten Zero One (1001 Okeechobee Blvd. in West Palm Beach) will showcase an elegant four-course dinner paired with complementing wine. Created with fresh local seafood and the onsite garden’s ingredients, Chef Mark will serve Florida spiny lobster corn dogs, yellowfin tuna poke with papaya mango coulis, braised bone-in short rib, and more. Admission is $50. Visit Bistro1001.com, or call 305-929-3463.
Rebel House & Barrel of Monks Brewery Dinner Pairing
Bistro Ten Zero One isn’t the only restaurant on Wednesday to include alcohol pairing. Rebel House (297 E. Palmetto Park Road, Boca Raton) will be pairing its courses with Barrel of Monks brews. Tickets cost $63, and the dinner starts at 7 p.m. Visit EventBrite.com.
Show off your knowledge of useless facts at Bull Market (210 A SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale) this week. Featured here will be domestic and craft beer buckets, $5 Jose Cuervo, New Amsterdam vodka, Shellback rum, and Deep Eddie flavors. Visit BullMarketBar.com.
All Week Long:
American Social Three-Year Anniversary
American Social (located at 721 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale) continues celebrating its three-year anniversary, and you know what that means: food discounts. Through August 31, one of Fort Lauderdale’s newest bars will debut their limited edition “Three Cheers for Three Years” anniversary menu. Guests can enjoy a selection of two drinks and one appetizer for $20. For drinks, choose from Tito’s Strawberry Lemonade, Basil Smash, Not Your Father’s Root Beer Float, Pineapple Mint Caipirinha, and Ketel Blue Cosmo. For appetizers, choose from AMSO pretzel bites, truffle and wild mushroom, goat cheese croquettes,
For more events, visit our online calendar or pick up the print edition of the New Times Broward-Palm Beach every Thursday. To submit an event, use our online form.
Natalya Jones is both 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 @Jonesn4Journals.