TastingTable New York City
Weekend Menu

Saturday, 6/6 6 to 9 p.m.
Yard Party
All the cool kids converge on the banks of the Gowanus Canal for BKLYN 
Yard's dinner-dance party, with music by Finger on the Pulse
http://www.fotpnyc.com/blog , Asian barbecue by Hapa Kitchen
http://www.hapakitchen.com/ and dessert by the Treats Truck
http://www.treatstruck.com/ . Admission is free; food is $7 per plate. 
400 Carroll St., Brooklyn; bklynyard.com
http://bklynyard.com/sat-june-6th-the-pit-a-free-bbq/

Sunday, 6/7 1 to 5 p.m.
Strange Brews
At the first annual Brooklyn Beer Experiment (hosted by cook-off prodigies
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/05/13/dining/13cook.html?_r=1 Nick Suarez and 
Theo Peck), amateur chefs compete for the best beer-based dish, and home 
brewers submit their finest bottles before a panel of expert judges. The 
ticket fee ($18) includes beer from Brooklyn Brewery and Smuttynose and 
benefits ovarian-cancer research. The Bell House, 149 Seventh St. (between 
Second and Third aves.), Brooklyn; thebrooklynbeerexperiment.blogspot.com
http://thebrooklynbeerexperiment.blogspot.com


Sunday, 6/7 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Paella Parade
Hit the freshly dumped sands at the new South Street Water Taxi Beach for 
paella from top Spanish restaurants (including Socarrat, La Nacional and 
Mercat), served alongside wines from El Coto de Rioja
http://www.elcoto.com/ . At 2 p.m., a panel of judges will pick the day's 
best dishes. Tickets ($25) benefit Action Against Hunger
http://www.actionagainsthunger.org/ and can be purchased here
http://tix.cnptix.com/tix/SilverStream/Pages/pgIndex.html?siteID=1850&eventID=15564 
or at the door. Pier 17 (South and Beekman sts.); watertaxibeach.com
http://www.watertaxibeach.com/

Wednesday, 6/10 6 to 9 p.m.
Heads Up!
Top Riesling producers from Germany, Austria and France will pour their 
latest and greatest at this walk-around tasting, held inside Tribeca 
Rooftop's panoramic penthouse. Tickets ($40) are available here
http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=1574204 
or at the door (cash only). Tribeca Rooftop, 2 Desbrosses St. (between 
Hudson and Greenwich sts.); destinationriesling.com
http://www.destinationriesling.com/events/riesling-co.html

SPONSORED
Sunday, 6/14  7 to 9:30 p.m.
Heads Up!
Enjoy a very special multisensory night at the NYC Food Film Festival
http://www.nycfoodfilmfestival.com by watching the NYC premiere of 
documentarian Ron Mann's Know Your Mushrooms
http://sphinxproductions.com/films/mushrooms/ accompanied by an exotic 
shroom-based menu from chef Brad Farmerie (Public, Double Crown) and 
cocktails by festival mixologist Marshall Altier. Tickets are $85. Astor 
Center, 399 Lafayette St. (at E. Fourth St.); 212-674-7501 or 
astorcenternyc.com
http://www.astorcenternyc.com/class-know-your-mushrooms.ac



------------------------
Tasting Table is strictly editorial. There is no pay for play.
You're receiving this email because you subscribed at http://TastingTable.com
We hope you'll never lose your hunger for Tasting Table. But if you do, you can UNSUBSCRIBE by visiting this URL: http://tastingtable.com/footer/everywhere/unsubscribe.htm
If you're feeling generous, please forward this email to a friend.

(c) 2008-2009 TDT Media, Inc. All rights reserved. 
319 Lafayette St #267 New York, NY 10012
Can't read this email (it has beautiful graphics!)? Click here to read online
Weekend Menu
 
Saturday, 6/6
6 to 9 p.m.
Yard Party
All the cool kids converge on the banks of the Gowanus Canal for BKLYN Yard's dinner-dance party, with music by Finger on the Pulse, Asian barbecue by Hapa Kitchen and dessert by the Treats Truck. Admission is free; food is $7 per plate. 400 Carroll St., Brooklyn; bklynyard.com
Sunday, 6/7
1 to 5 p.m.
Strange Brews
At the first annual Brooklyn Beer Experiment (hosted by cook-off prodigies Nick Suarez and Theo Peck), amateur chefs compete for the best beer-based dish, and home brewers submit their finest bottles before a panel of expert judges. The ticket fee ($18) includes beer from Brooklyn Brewery and Smuttynose and benefits ovarian-cancer research. The Bell House, 149 Seventh St. (between Second and Third aves.), Brooklyn; thebrooklynbeerexperiment.blogspot.com
 
Sunday, 6/7
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Paella Parade
Hit the freshly dumped sands at the new South Street Water Taxi Beach for paella from top Spanish restaurants (including Socarrat, La Nacional and Mercat), served alongside wines from El Coto de Rioja. At 2 p.m., a panel of judges will pick the day's best dishes. Tickets ($25) benefit Action Against Hunger and can be purchased here or at the door. Pier 17 (South and Beekman sts.); watertaxibeach.com
Wednesday, 6/10
6 to 9 p.m.
Heads Up!
Top Riesling producers from Germany, Austria and France will pour their latest and greatest at this walk-around tasting, held inside Tribeca Rooftop's panoramic penthouse. Tickets ($40) are available here or at the door (cash only). Tribeca Rooftop, 2 Desbrosses St. (between Hudson and Greenwich sts.); destinationriesling.com
SPONSORED
 
Sunday, 6/14
7 to 9:30 p.m.
Heads Up!
Enjoy a very special multisensory night at the NYC Food Film Festival by watching the NYC premiere of documentarian Ron Mann's Know Your Mushrooms accompanied by an exotic shroom-based menu from chef Brad Farmerie (Public, Double Crown) and cocktails by festival mixologist Marshall Altier. Tickets are $85. Astor Center, 399 Lafayette St. (at E. Fourth St.); 212-674-7501 or astorcenternyc.com
FORWARD To a Friend PRINT This Article
SUBSCRIBE To Tasting Table INVITE A Friend to
Tasting Table
 
Tasting Table Readers' Survey
 
 
Help / Contact / About / Terms & Conditions / Privacy Policy / Editorial Policy / Advertise / Search / Jobs / My Account / UNSUBSCRIBE
Tasting Table serves genuine editorial. There is no pay for play. Click here for our editorial policy.
*For complete entry details about how to enter, please click the ad to access the survey.
© 2008–2009 TDT Media Inc. doing business as Tasting Table. All Rights reserved.