What’s Happening This Week: Singles Mixer; Crab Fest


Our weekly dining and drinking newsletter features all the hottest epicurean events in the city.

Perilla & Blind Tiger Ale House Pairing
Monday, October 17

The folks from Perilla have teamed up with the Blind Tiger Ale House team for this beery dinner. The menu includes cheddar beer soup with Oskar Blues Mama’s Little Yella Pils, crispy rock shrimp salad with Hill Farmstead Edward Pale Ale, and ginger-sassafras braised short ribs with Captain Lawrence Golden Delicious.

Mix & Mingle
One If by Land
Tuesday, October 18

There’s nothing like a good old-fashioned singles mixer. Get out your little black dress (or tie, whatever) and head over to One If by Land for your fill of eligible bachelors and bachelorettes. Forty dollars includes a cocktail demo, drinks, and appetizers.

15th Annual Get Crackin’ Crabfest
London Lennie’s
October 17-November 13

Fresh-off-the-boat crustaceans will be the star of this annual crab fest. Sample six different species of crab, including Blue Claw, Dungeness Crab, Fresh Alaskan, and Stone in such crabby dishes as quesadillas, stuffed mushrooms, and dumplings.