beer

Atlanta weekend food events: Feb. 5-7

Wine dinner? Beer tasting? Cooking class? Let us know. Create a CL account and submit your Food and Drink happs here.

Friday

Just Add Honey Fri., Feb. 5, 7-9:30 p.m. Livable Communities Civic Dinner Come eat, drink, and engage in a fun an fulfilling dialogue on the importance of promoting a high quality of life. Details

Saturday

The Cook's Warehouse, East Cobb 
Sat., Feb. 6, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Calling All Chocolate Lovers Join pastry chef Lisbeth Rawl and learn the tips to making chocolate treats – and then you get to take home an assortment to share (or enjoy yourself) this Valentine’s Day. Details

Makan Sat., Feb. 6, noon-4 p.m. Lunar New Year Party Makan is celebrating The Year of the Monkey with a party on featuring tasty traditional Lunar New Year Foods, Creature Comforts Beer, and a Lion Dance performance. Details 

Park Bar Sat., Feb. 6, 1-5 p.m. Mardi Gras Streetcar Adventure Celebrate Mardi Gras on the Atlanta streetcar. Tickets include an all day streetcar pass, free beads, five free drinks, ferris wheel deals, and more. Details

Sunday

We Suki Suki Sun., Feb. 7-28, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Seoul Food Presents Galbi Jib Come grab some Korean inspired BBQ executed with Southern smoke and style. The menu features beef and pork ribs, chicken wings, kimchi chicken sausage, and vegetarian friendly sides. Details 

SweetWater Brewery Sun., Feb. 7, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Mix & Mats: Yoga Event Benefiting Community Farmers Markets Tickets include a one-hour, all-levels yoga class with a live DJ, six 6-ounce beer samples and souvenir glassware, and a private tour of the facility. Details 

Bosch Experience Center at Serenbe Sun., Feb. 7, 2-3:30 p.m. The Essentials of Cooking with Chef John Kallini featuring Soups Each participant will take home a menu with recipes from the class. This class will highlight how to make purees, soups and broths. Details

Red Pepper Taqueria — Toco Hils  Sun., Feb. 7, 4 p.m. Super Bowl Fiesta Head to Red Pepper Taqueria for a casual fiesta featuring delicious Mexican cuisine, drinks, and more. Details

Bone Lick BBQ Sun., Feb. 7, 6 p.m. Super Bowl Sunday Spectacular Festivities will feature complimentary bar snacks, all-you-can-drink Miller High Life from 6 to 10 p.m., a complimentary wing buffet at halftime, and complimentary shots at every touchdown no matter which team scores. Details

16 Best Oyster Happy Hours in Atlanta

The Deal: The duo of casual Mexican restaurants (they share a chef-owner with Sandy Springs' upscale steakhouse Maya) serves a dozen oysters for just $6 at its weekday happy hour.
When: 3–6 PM
What Neighborhood: Buckhead, Druid Hills

19 Atlanta Drink Specials to Quench Your Thirst

Get $3 Mexican Breaks, $3 Tecate beers, $3 select craft beers, and $6 house margaritas all day, every day at all Red Pepper Taqueria locations. Watching your waistline? Don't miss $5 skinny margaritas every Thursday. [Photo: Andrew Averso]

Atlanta dining deals: Buckhead - AJC

Up Peachtree, down Piedmont and around Lenox. Here are a week's worth of dining deals to making your Buckhead life a little cheaper:

Monday – Grab a friend and head to Red Pepper Taqueria's Piedmont Road location where you'll be able to take advantage of their $10 fajita skillet special and $10 pitchers of craft beer.

Not a fajita fan? No worries! The Big Ketch has a $10 burger and brew deal on Mondays featuring your choice of the Steakburger Royale or TBK Veggie Burger, a side item and any beer they have on tap.

Tuesday – Across the street from St. Cecilia, F&B Atlanta is now serving up $25 all-you-can-eat mussels each Tuesday. The special also includes one Hoegaarden beer and an order of pommes frites.

Wednesday – When you're done with work, Katana Teppanyaki & Sushi is waiting for you with $5 New Amsterdam Martinis in a variety of flavors like pomegranate and lychee plus $5 bar bites from 5 to 7 p.m. including Taiwanese S&P Chicken, Shishiso Peppers, spicy tuna on the rocks, edamame, eggplant fries, California roll, crunchy shrimp roll, spicy tuna roll, Kani Jalapeno and crab egg roll.

Thursday – Get your groove and your grub on at the same time at Red Martini. The newly opened upscale lounge offers $6 signature maki rolls (chef's choice) and Roca Patron martinis from 8 to 11 p.m. every Thursday night.

Looking to have a little less dance in your post-work one-person party? Head to Vine & Tap alone or with friends to take advantage of their $10 burger and draft beer special.

Saturday – Before you head out to one of Atlanta's much-loved festivals, take your time sipping $14 bottomless mimosas at Red Pepper Taqueria. The weekend special is available until 3 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays.

Sunday – Why bask on a sun drenched patio elsewhere when you can Basque in the sun at Gypsy Kitchen each Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. and indulge in $5 sangria, $4 Tinto de Veranos and 50% off select dishes on open air cocktail lounge?

Bringing your kids along with you to lunch or dinner? Sushi joint Genki allows kids to eat FREE on Sundays when the adult their with purchases a meal.

Eileen Falkenberg-Hull for The AJC

 

Chef Mimmo’s Chicken Tortilla Soup at Red Pepper Taqueria

Hot Dish Review

Committed to creating an unforgettable dining experience for each and every guest, Mimmo Alboumeh’s contagious spirit has landed him a loyal following. Owner of MAYA Steaks & Seafood in Sandy Springs and Red Pepper Taqueria in Buckhead and Decatur, Mimmo boasts more than 20 years of experience in the culinary industry. Born in Lebanon, he grew up in Spain and spent time in Italy before moving to Georgia. Drawing from his extensive knowledge of Spanish cuisine, Mimmo has redefined the typical Mexican dining experience at Red Pepper Taqueria, offering signature dishes and brunch options bursting with flavor using locally sourced and organic ingredients, matched with an unparalleled tequila selection, and signature cocktails. (photos and bio courtesy of Caren West PR)
- Hot Dish Review

Continue Reading >