This Week in Food: Tattoos, Tequila, Dim Sum Dinner, and Free Beer
Craving dim sum for dinner? Head to Vic's on Tuesday.
Dim Sum Dinner
Vic's (31 Great Jones Street)
Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Chefs from Cookshop, Rosie's, Hundred Acres, and Vic’s are teaming up for a special, one-night-only dim sum dinner. The traditional cart service includes dishes like labne with flatbread, crab with green chiles, and monkfish cheeks poached in brown butter. Dinner is $68 per person (tax and gratuity not included). Reservations can be made by contacting Vic's.
Kosher USA Book Talk
American Jewish Historical Society (15 West 16th Street)
Tuesday, 7 p.m.
Learn about the history of kosher food and taste some Passover treats from Breads Bakery. Author Roger Horowitz will discuss Kosher USA, a book that details, among other things, Coca-Cola's and Jell-O's attempts to break into the kosher-food world. Tickets are $10 for general admission, which includes sweets like cupcakes and chocolates. RSVP here.
Tattoos & Tequila Pop-Up
Burger & Lobster (39 W 19th Street)
Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Looking to show off some new ink this spring? Burger & Lobster has a free tattoo promotion just for you. Guests who get the Burger & Lobster logo (size restrictions apply) tattooed somewhere on their body will receive a free tequila shot...plus free food and drink at the restaurant for the remainder of 2016. Tattoo artists from Rising Dragon Tattoo Parlor will be on site, so you can get your ink and freebies right away.
Top of the List Tasting
The Vine Event Space (851 Avenue of the Americas)
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Grab a glass of wine from some of America's top producers — including California's Cakebread and Silver Oak wineries — at this walk-around tasting. Then, feast on bites from restaurants like Tía Pol, Gramercy Tavern, and Casa Mono, among others. General admission tickets start at $85 and include unlimited wine tasting, food, and a one-year subscription to Wine & Spirits. Reserve your spot here.
Beer and Popcorn Pop-Up
Gild Hall (15 Gold Street)
Friday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Need to make a pit stop between flicks at the Tribeca Film Festival? Grab some complimentary Pipcorn popcorn and Bira (choose from the white ale or blonde lager) at Gild Hall this Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
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