Food Happenings & Happy Hour Wednesdays 6/22-6/28

Around the World

IndyExpo_BrandsI don’t know about you, but the last time I played around the world was in a fraternity house during rush at the University of Wisconsin. But tonight’s INDY SPIRITS EXPO bring us back with walk around tastings featuring vodka, whiskey, rum, tequila, mezcal, cognac and more.

General Admission tickets are priced at $50, but $75 gives you the full VIP treatment. Meet the distillers, brand owners, importers and others who make it possible for you to enjoy a great a variety of small batch, unique and artisinal spirits from around the world.


Pledge Allegiance to the Bar

NY Liberty Bar TourLooking for yet another reason to indulge in some afternoon cocktails? Home-bound on July 4th and looking to celebrate America’s birthday a week early? Then head over to the New York Liberty Bar Tour this Saturday from 1-9pm. The drinking begins at T.G. Whitneys and crawls your favorite Midtown East bars. Tickets start at $8 or enter to win a free pass here.




Get Your Eat On, Fancy-Style




Get a taste of the most innovative food and beverage products at the 7th annual FANCY FOOD SHOW being held June 28-30 at the Jacob Javitz Center. Thousands of exhibitors from around the country and the world will be dishing out their latest products and that means samples! For $35 you can enjoy a three-day pass to this fancy display on everything from candy to cheese!

Past guest chef appearances that I have met are: Marcus Samuelsson (Aquavit, Merkato55), Ina Garten (Barefoot Contessa), Heidi Klum (Klum Candies)


Wednesday is the New Saturday, for Ladies

Midtown East & Murray Hill bars are giving ladies a new reason to celebrate hump day with specials that we just can’t refuse.

Public House – Half priced martinis 5pm-12AM

Tonic – Ladies drink free 8-9pm

Van Diemens – Half priced drinks for Ladies

Choice – Your choice of 2 appetizers & 1 bottle of wine for $35

If you know of another GREAT HAPPY HOUR DEAL, post it here!