5 Things To Eat And Drink This Week in Metro Phoenix
Just because the weekend is over doesn't mean you have to starve. This week has plenty to offer food lovers and beer drinkers all over the Valley.
Mother Road Brewing/Arrogant Butcher
"Brews & Banter" Craft Beer Dinner
This Tuesday, July 30 The Arrogant Butcher at Cityscape in Downtown Phoenix is celebrating the craft beers of Mother Road Brewing Company with a four-course beer-centric dinner. Founded by Michael and Alissa Marquess, Mother Road Brewing Company comes to Phoenix from Flagstaff, where the company brews their products in a 1920s era industrial building along Route 66. The dinner will feature their Roadside American Ale, Lost Highway Black IPA and more, paired with such dishes as oysters with jalapeno, line, honey and smoked salt and pork belly with grilled polenta. "Brews and Banter" will begin at 7 p.m. and costs $45 a person. Call 602-324-8502 for more information or to reserve your seat.
Phoenix New Times/Creative Commons Dave Johnson, sommelier at Praying Monk, will drop knowledge about beer this week.
Summer School at the Monk
Get schooled this Tuesday, July 30 by beverage guru Dave Johnson at Aaron May's Praying Monk. The Old Town Scottsdale restaurant with more than 20 international brews on tap is hosting a summer school series on all things beer and the next session will focus specifically on Microproducers of the World. In additional to knowledge sharing, beer and food pairing and beer lore, the event will include beer matched tapas and beer samples. The class will begin at 6:30 p.m. and costs $30 per person. Call 480-398-3020 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot.
320 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ