Weekend Whets 6/13

The Duckathlon presented by D’Artagnan, Saturday, June 14, 2014, Noon to 5 p.m., Metropolitan Pavilion, Chelsea, Manhattan:  Culinary competition.  Teams or singles.  $54-$60.

Taste of Bushwick, Monday, June 16, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., The Bushwick Starr, 207 Starr Street, Brooklyn:  Party with food from local restaurants.

Taste of Persia:  An Iranian Feast with Parmys, Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 6 to 9 p.m., Parmys, East Village, Manhattan:  Twelve-course social meal celebrating Iranian food.  $35.

Backyard Pie Bake-off and Potluck, Saturday, June 21, 2014, 3 to 7 p.m., Prospect Heights, Brooklyn:  Bake a pie for the competition or just come to sample.  $5.

Solstice Session at the Arrogant Swine, June 21, 2014, The Arrogant Swine, Brooklyn:  Celebrate summer solstice with a pig roast, pulled-pork sandwiches, local beers and cornhole.  $40.

Bryant Park BBQ, Wednesday, June 25 2014, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Bryant Park, Midtown Manhattan:  Food from ’wichcraft for a summer bbq.  $60-$70.

A California Olive Oil Tasting, June 26, 2014, 3 p.m., SD26 Restaurant and WineBar,19 East 26th Street (between 5th and Madison Avenues), Manhattan: Taste different styles of olive oil and learn how it is produced.  $20-$35.

Taste Asia in Times Square, June 25 & 26, 2014, Times Square, Manhattan:  Chefs from Asian countries participate in a cook-off along with Asian cultural performances.

Brooklyn Eats, Friday June 27th, 2014, 630 Flushing Avenue, South Williamsburg, Brooklyn:  Brooklyn’s first food and beverage trade show.

Preserving the Harvest: Food Preservation 101!, Sunday, June 29, 2014, 3 p.m., Nextdoorganics Hub, Brooklyn:  Learn how to preserve fresh produce at home.

Ham and Cheese Party, Monday, June 30, 2014, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., The Ides at Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn:  Prosciutto and award-winning cheeses.  Free.

5 responses to “Weekend Whets 6/13

  1. How in the world do you ever decide on what you will do each day/week/month? Where I live, within a 60 mile radius, this many food events might happen over an entire summer!

  2. Wow – SO much to do & what a great list of choices!

  3. Looks like summer activities are in full gear…so much to explore and do!

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