Alibi V.20 No.2 • Jan 13-19, 2011
Restaurant Review I Love Sushi A fish-oiled machine In two visits to I Love Sushi, I witnessed four birthdays. Having never partied there myself, I asked a sushi chef to fill in the blanks on why the place is such a popular birthday destination.
ABQ Beer Geek ABQ Beer Geek Beers at Their Peak A new Albuquerque brewery’s good altitude La Cumbre Brewing Co. The first words emblazoned on La Cumbre’s growlers: “La Cumbre Brewing Company is what happens when two people take one thing altogether way too seriously.” Courtesy of Big Jim Farms U-Pick Green Chiles and Farmers' Market
Enjoy an afternoon on the farm and pick green chiles, ranging from mild to extra hot with onsite roasting. Other fruits and vegetable are also for sale.
Whether you’re more familiar with the French Riviera or the French Quarter, there are plenty of places in Albuquerque to get a taste of authentic French cuisine. Read Hosho McCreesh’s review of Le Quiche Parisienne in this issue, and check out these other restaurants in the city that will cater to your wanderlust and make you feel, if only for the evening, that you’re dining in the City of Lights. Bon appetit, mes amis . Food Hamburger Humpday Wednesday, Sept 19: 5-9pm Frenchish
A fun weekly rotating burger to get over the week's hump. Some are classic combos, some are a little more daring and some are downright messy, but all are delicious.
Food French Night: Crêpes, Wine and Cheese Wednesday, Sept 19: 5:30-7pm Casa Rondena Winery
Practice French conversation skills, vocabulary, pronunciation and culture for all experience levels. Enjoy music, light snacks and the first glass of wine included with admission.
Food Wine Seminar: Riedel Glass Tasting Wednesday, Sept 26: 2:15-3:15pm Santa Fe Community Convention Center
Put the nose and taste buds to the test with the Veritas Riedel Glass Tasting featuring Robert Mondavi Cabernet, Chardonnay, Fume Blanc and Pinot Noir.
Food OktoberFiesta Thursday, Sept 27: 5-10pm Steel Bender Brewyard
Celebrate the release of the Misfitter Altbier, authentic jaegerschnitzel, strudel and live music from Nathan Fox and his band.
Food September Wine Dinner Thursday, Sept 27: 6pm Frenchish
An end of summer dinner party to celebrate great wines and innovative pescatarian-friendly dishes.
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