Alibi V.20 No.11 • March 17-23, 2011
Mina's Dish Ready, Set, Grow The next time you cook up a stir-fry and you’re prepping those beautiful chunks of red, green and yellow peppers, think twice before you toss the stem and seeds into the trash. Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Restaurant Review Sneakerz Volleyball, check. Hot wings, check. MMA, not so much. If you’re into beach volleyball, you probably already know about Sneakerz. The vibe around the sandy court is coastal and chill, even as cars whiz by on San Mateo. But it can’t be that chill—one of those jerks made our waitress cry, after all. Courtesy of National Hispanic Cultural Center Bosque Chile Festival
Entertainment, educational sessions, food trucks, beer and wine, artisans, chile roasting, chef demos and more.
Food ¡Salud y Sabor! Cuba and Apples and Melons Thursday, Aug 16: 5:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Gather for cooking demonstrations with fresh, local ingredients, activities for kids and adults, health screenings and live entertainment with an emphasis placed on exploring traditional Hispanic dishes.
Food Community Fundraiser Saturday, Aug 18: Noon-9pm B2B2 Barrio
Twenty-five percent of food sales from the day benefit a local Bike MS team.
Food 2nd Annual Chuck Wagon Hootenanny Fundraiser Saturday, Aug 18: 5pm El Rancho de las Golondrinas
Gather around the campfire and eat all the "chuck" from an authentic 1890s chuck wagon. Attendance is limited to the first 200 adventurers to purchase tickets.
Food Lavender Delights Afternoon Tea Sunday, Aug 19: 1-2:30pm Fragrant Leaf Tea Boutique
A lovely afternoon with a three-course afternoon tea showcasing fragrant and savory lavender, accompanied by two teas.
Food Beef Jerky and Beer Pairing Thursday, Aug 23: 4pm Tractor Brewing Four Hills
Try five different incredible flavors from Badlands Jerky paired with five delicious beers and ciders.
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