8 Things You Gotta Do in Bucks County This Weekend (Feb 1 – 4)

Yes, there’s a big game coming up this weekend. Whether you’ll be watching it or not, it’s still a great excuse (excuse? who needs an excuse?) to eat some delicious local food. And, believe it or not, there are actually some really fun, non-football related events happening this weekend.

Events are listed in chronological order

1Make-Your-Own Herbal Tea

Thurs, Feb 1, 5:30 pm
Ferry Market
32 South Main St., New Hope, PA

Come to the Ferry Market and learn to confidently craft and blend your own healing herbal teas. Locust Light Farm herbalist Amanda Midkiff will guide you through the basics of blending and brewing herbal teas, right at the Ferry Market in New Hope. You’ll get to blend your own tea to take home! It’s $10 per person, register here.

2Winter Seafood Fest at Matt’s Red Rooster

Thurs, Feb 1
Matt’s Red Rooster Grill
22 Bloomfield Avenue, Flemington, NJ

Sure it’s chilly, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in some delicious seafood selections that will make you feel like it’s summer. Stop by Matt’s Red Rooster Grill in Flemington, NJ for a special seafood dinner, which ends this week. Picture jumbo crab cakes, surf & turf complete with truffle butter, and even mango sorbet to wrap it all up. It’s four courses for $48 plus tax and gratuity. This seafood special ends this Thursday, February 1.

3Happy Hour at the Stone’s Throw

Enjoy Eight Oaks Craft Distillers spirits in The Stone’s Throw at Shady Brook Farm. Eight Oaks is a farm-to-bottle craft distillery in PA’s Lehigh Valley. Their handcrafted spirits include vodka, rum, gin, applejack, rye whiskey and bourbon.

Thurs – Fri, Feb 1 – 2
Stone’s Throw
931 Stony Hill Rd., Yardley, PA

Come in from the cold and warm up in The Stone’s Throw for Happy Hour every Monday through Friday from 4 to 6 pm, featuring signature cocktails made with PA distilled spirits, locally brewed craft beer and Rose Bank Winery wines. Their specials change each week, and they are featuring these drinks until February 2:
  • Mojito – white rum, house made simple syrup, fresh squeezed lime & mint / $5
  • Beer Flight – six craft beer selections / $10
  • Rose Bank Winery Flight – six Rose Bank selections / $12
  • Eight Oaks Distillery Tour – PA Rye Whiskey, Applejack, Bourbon Whiskey, Pinot Bourbon / $12
  • Traveler Winter Shandy / $4
  • Sly Fox Helles Lager or O’Reilly’s Stout / $4
  • Victory Prima Pils / $4
  • Half Price on Select Bottles & Cans

4Yardley Indoor Winter Farmers Market

Sat, Feb 3, 9 am – 11:30 am
Yardley Friends Meeting
65 North Main St., Yardley, PA

Buy local when rooting for the local team! Get dips, spreads, cheese, veggies, sweet and savory pies, bread, wine, pastured beef (burgers!), pork, prepared foods and desserts for the big game this weekend. Click here to see all vendors and to order ahead.

5Tea-Cision 2018

Sat, Feb 3, 2 – 6 pm
Broken Goblet Brewing
1500 Grundy Ln, Bristol, PA

For the last 3 years, Broken Goblet Brewing has put the final selection of the year’s version of Bubba’s Tea Bag, their most iconic brew, into the hands of local beer fans. The beer is infused with unique teas, this year provided by BrutaliTeas. For $3, you get three 4 oz samples, and can then cast your vote for your favorite. Nick’s Food Truck will provide food and there will be live original music with Tricia and Nick at 8:30 pm.

6Super Bowl Party at Rising Sun Inn

Sun, Feb 4, 6:30 pm
Rising Sun Inn
898 Allentown Rd., Telford, PA

Not in the mood to watch the big game at home? Join the Rising Sun Inn for Super Bowl Sunday! Happy hour drink prices during the game and free gourmet buffet at halftime. The game starts at 6:30 pm, don’t be late!

7Super Bowl Mania at Casa Casale

Sat, Feb 3 and Sun, Feb 4
Peddler’s Village, Store #1
Rte 202 & Street Rd. Lahaska, PA

Casa Casale in Peddler’s Village is so excited about Sunday’s game, they’re laying out all the spreads and snacks for your parties. They have cheeses and meats, olives, mustards and taralli! Stop by Saturday or Sunday. And, for every purchase of your team’s cannoli, be entered to win a $25 gift card to Casa Casale! Winner drawn and notified on Monday.

8Fly Eagles Fly Rye Cocktail

Compliments of local rye whiskey distiller, Dad’s Hat, we give you the Fly Eagles Fly Cocktail.

2 oz of Dad’s Hat Rye Whiskey
1 oz of GREEN Chartreuse
4 dashes of orange bitters
Stir with ice and serve with a lime twist

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Upcoming Events

SAVE THE DATES!

Inn at Barley Sheaf Farm (Sunday, March 25, 2018) We are thrilled to once again bring the Bucks County Taste Dinner Club to the Inn at Barley Sheaf Farm. Chef Josh Homacki will create a wonderful, seasonally inspired meal for us in this intimate dining space. If you haven’t been to the Inn’s restaurant yet, mark your calendar. This is one of the best kept secrets in Bucks County — although increasingly not a secret! Make a weekend of it and stay at the Inn. For more information about the Inn, click here. Details to follow.

The Farm Cooking School (Saturday, April 7, 6 pm)  Save the date for a five-course meal sourced from Roots to River Farm and other nearby farms. Chefs Ian Knauer and Shelley Wiseman will also demonstrate some of the dishes before we eat!

Hamilton’s Grill Room (Sunday, May 20, 2018) Yikes. It’s been two years since we had a wonderful dinner at this favorite. Stay tuned for more details.

 


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