Upcoming Food Events

A round-up of food happenings around Charlotte this weekend and through the upcoming week
Cowbell Burger & Bar
A dinner celebrating Scotch is just one item on the agenda this weekend ...

Food events are on the rise this week! Here are a few happening around Charlotte in the next week:

A Toast to Macallan: Love your Scotch? Cowbell Burger & Bar is hosting a dinner highlighting Macallan – and there are only a few tickets left!  Enjoy a specialty menu prepared by Chef Travis of Cowbell Burger & Whiskey Bar, paired with Macallan 12, 15, and 18 year. Jeremy, the Macallan Ambassador, will lead you through the sampling, describing tasting notes and aromas, while answering any questions you may have. Sway to the tunes of 5th & York Jazz Band all night and treat yourself to a sensational glass of Macallan 25 or 30 year at a discounted price! Menu highlights include smoked salmon served on a toasted crostini and a petite Wellington with creamy risotto.


Kindred Restaurant Starts LunchKindred has just announced that lunch service will begin on Tuesday, March 24. Daily lunches will be served from 11am to 230pm Tuesday through Saturday. Chef Joe's take on global meets southern will extend to the new lunch dishes, and the menu features items including starters, small salads, milk bread sandwiches, entrees, and desserts. Highlights include duck soup with coconut, mushroom, and sweet potato; milk bread sandwiches including a shrimp roll with North Carolina shrimp and a Chicago-style hot dog with mustard, sport peppers, and relish; BBQ seitan salad with romaine, red onion, and cilantro, falafel with yogurt cucumbers, and whole wheat naan; plus many more. Come enjoy the patio, warm weather, and new dishes. 


Lumiere BYOB Dinner: The French restaurant in Myers Park is hosting its first BYOB dinner on Thursday, March 26, at 630 pm. Bring your own bottles and enjoy a Champagne reception and four course dinner. Tickets are $75 per person and can be purchased via the website. What to expect? Alaskan Halibut seared with garden pea nage, fava beans, spring Vidalia onions, morel mushrooms, young carrots, thyme flowers, chervil and lemon is just one of the four courses … 


The Wooden Vine is hosting a La Crema wine dinner on Tuesday, March 24: The Wooden Vine will host a six course dinner with La Crema wine pairings for $80 per person (excludes tax & gratuity). The reception starts at 6:30 pm with dinner beginning at 7 pm. Reservations are required. Visit the website for a full menu, which features a salad of lentils with duck fat vinaigrette among other delicious dishes. Call (704)-376-8463 for reservations.


Dinner Lab's Crawfish Boil: On Saturday, March 21, Dinner Lab will host a crawfish boil which will be open to the public for $35 per person. Dinner Lab is a membership based social dining platform in 30 cities in the United States that unites up and coming culinary talent with consumers. Chefs cook a menu that means something to them, and diners provide critical feedback to help chefs develop and grow nascent culinary concepts. Head on out and eat some crawfish this Saturday!


BLT Steak Features 5 Items for $5 During Tournament Play: Bring your school spirit and fierce appetite to the bar at BLT Steak Charlotte for five game day bites available for $5 each during tournament play, March 20-22. The five $5 game day bar bites include steak sliders with aged cheddar and caramelized onion jam, miniature crab cakes with Meyer lemon aioli, a Kobe hot dog with Japanese mustard on a poppy seed bun, sweet potato fries with rosemary and blue cheese, and fried stuffed jalapenos with cream cheese stuffing. For more information on the specialty $5 tournament menu  and for full restaurant hours, please call (704) 972-4380 or visit www.bltsteakcharlotte.com. Complimentary valet is always provided.

Categories: Dine & Dish, Food + Drink