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Nomworthy Bites of CT Food News, Vol. 5: BBQ, Memorial Day, Brews, Tastings + More…

21 May

 

Again, there’s so much going on this week and next week, that we wanted to get a whole slew of events out there for ya.  Don’t ever complain that there’s nothing to do here in Fairfield County!  Also, don’t forget to enter our FB contest to win 2 tickets to The Meatball Challenge of Fairfield County, valued at $120.  The contest ends Friday, so make sure to enter ASAP!  

May 21:  Barcelona Stamford is hosting a new series of events called “The Cocktail Classroom.”  This month’s class is called Whiskey Creations.  Okay, sold!  Check out how to make some great cocktails with whiskey while Executive Chef Scott Quis pairs them with some yummy bites.  Cost is $35 per person.

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Nomworthy Bites, Halloween Edition, Volume 3: Drinks, Parties, Costume Contests, and Braaaiiiinnnnnnsss

21 Oct

From invite e-mail :) So cool…

Have you ever looked at something closely and noticed that there is a pattern to things?  Yeah, we’re talking serious Rain Man stuff here.  We noticed one, two, three, four, five, and more Halloween events going down in the area.  So, we gathered up our sources, jotted down the info, and let the fur fly.  It’s essential to attend these events dressed to kill…especially if you’re a zombie, vampire, glittering vampire, wear a black porkpie hat and call yourself Heisenberg, or Grimes from The Walking Dead.

Do you have any great, food-related Halloween happenings going on around Fairfield County that you’d love for us to add?  Comment here and we just might add it to the post.

Bridgeport

Barnum Publick House

  • Roaring 20’s Halloween Party!  Go back in time and fit the mood of what Barnum Publick House is all about.  No cover charge, tunes by DJ Schmidty, and $4 pumpkin beers all Halloween night. Woop woop.  The party begins at 9 pm.

New Canaan

The Tuscan:  10/26, music starting at 10

  • Fool-o-ween Halloween Party, Night of the Living (Grateful) Dead.  Food, music from Grateful Dead cover band Ship of Fools, and a costume contest.

Norwalk

Black Bear SoNo 10/26 and 10/27 at night

  • Wear costumes both nights, but the $1,000 in prizes will be given out on Saturday.  Prizes for sexiest, scariest, funniest, best group, and best overall.  Drinks galore and lots of bar food available.
  • On 10/26 celebrate Barktoberfest with Bully Breed Rescue and Black Bear from 9-11. $10 at the door gets you discounted drinks, there’s BBR merch for sale, plus there’s a prize for best costume

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