The South on Main Beard Dinner in New York this Monday was a huge success thanks for all who supported and watched the kitchen cam. We will have a full recap later this week.
Greg (Charlie) Wallis moves from Kemuri to become the executive chef at University of Arkansas.
Amanda Ivy who has transitioned through several locations recently is now at Good Food by Ferneau.
Arkansas Brewers guild – #SummerTapTakeover starts at 6:00pm at Damgoode Pies. Come on down to Damgoode Pies River Market to enjoy great beers from Apple Blossom Brewing Company, Bubba Brew’s Brewing Company, Core Brewing Company, Damgoode Pies, Diamond Bear Brewing Company, Flyway Brewing, Leap of Faith Brewing company, Lost Forty Brewing, Moody Brews, Ozark Beer Company, Rebel Kettle Brewing, Stone’s Throw Brewing, & Vino’s Pizza-Pub-Brewery!
August Beer Dinner at Southern Gourmasian with Stones Throw Brewing – Southern Gourmasian has a special farm-to-table dinner planned with Prestonrose Farm and Brewing Co. paired with Stone’s Throw Beer. Tickets are available by visiting The Southern Gourmasian or calling 501-313-5645. $50 for one, $90 for two
October 10th is going to be a busy date, make some plans now. Arktoberfest in Arkadelphia and B Street Rib Off in Argenta. We are big supporters of both events, keep this weekend in mind when looking for something to do.
Trio’s – several new specials through the end of August. They include the following: Spice Rubbed and Grilled Tri Tip Steak with pinto beans simmered with poblanos and bacon, jalapeno cheddar cornbread and tomato jam; Seared Ahi – #1 grade Hawaiian ahi, ginger rub, served with soba noodles in a yellow curry sauce with lemongrass, edamame, Napa cabbage and wasabi sesame seeds; Pork Adobo Wrap with pasilla & ancho adobo served with smoked gouda grits, Indonesian Shrimp Skewers with mango-cucumber chutney, saffron rice and a watermelon & papaya salad with jicama and lime.
Raduno – new Business Lunch option. Get a 6 inch personal pizza, small Insalata Mista and a soft drink only $10. Choices include a Margherita, Quatro Formaggi, Pepperoni or Salsiccia pizza. Available Tuesday-Friday from 11-3.
Little Rock Restaurant Month – The Little Rock Visitor’s Bureau is running specials all month long for local restaurants as a part of theirRestaurant Month. We recapped some of our favorite specials from the list last week. Be sure to keep an eye on participating restaurants’ Facebook pages, some are having special dishes run each week.