Bucks Food Calendar: April 16, 2018

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What a lovely weekend! Can’t say the same about today (boo, rain!). Forget the weather, there are plenty of indoor foodie-friendly activities happening this week. Try out a cooking class or one of the many locals nights in Bucks County. Plus, a beer dinner and more options for dining out.

Reminder: We are 6 days away from our 5th annual Bucks Bacon & Beer event! We will sell out but you’re in luck – we still have a few tickets left! Grab yours here.


Techniques of International Cooking Hands-On

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When you start with the best ingredients – aged cheeses, cured meats, balsamic vinegar – it’s easier to make simple dishes taste truly authentic. With international cooking, ingredients and techniques vary by region but they share common elements. Sign up for this class taught by Conquering Cuisine in Doylestown and you’ll learn these techniques and how to prepare dishes that are representative of the country as a whole using authentic ingredients and tried-and-true preparations. Class starts at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, April 17.

Food Systems Institute Seminar: Forest Farming and Multifunctional Riparian Buffers

Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA)
Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA)

Forest farming and multifunctional riparian buffers are increasingly being used to enhance natural resource stewardship while advancing economic viability on farms. Explore this topic and more during a presentation at Delaware Valley University on how farmers are integrating land stewardship, farm systems, and value-added processing successfully. 

Want to learn more? See our post about local farmer Chris Whitney who is practicing permaculture on his Lambertville farm.

The presentation features Hannah Smith-Brubaker, executive director of PASA, a sustainable agriculture education and research organization (where our local organic farmers go for their education). Previously she served as Pennsylvania Agriculture Deputy Secretary for Markets and Economic Development. She will provide photos of the work that she has accomplished on her own farm, as well as provide images of other creative buffer experiments throughout Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic region.The seminar starts at 6 pm in Mandell Building Room 114.

Beer Dinner

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If you’re a fan of a cold one with dinner, you’ll love this beer dinner at the Spinnerstown Hotel and Restaurant. On Wednesday, April 18 at 7 pm, they’re hosting a chef’s table beer dinner with executive chef Nate Weidal. The dinner features flavors of spring, peel and eat shrimp, chocolate torte, and the best beers to go with it. It’s $65 per person (includes tax and gratuity). Call to reserve your seat at 215.536.7242.

Neighbors Night at Cafe Blue Moose

Blue Moose Cafe
Blue Moose Cafe

We always say some of the best locals night specials are in (and around) Bucks County. If you’re looking for a mid-week meal, try Cafe Blue Moose in New Hope this Wednesday, April 18. In addition to their regular menu, Cafe Blue Moose will feature a three-course prix fixe menu to locals every Wednesday for $26. The menu includes dishes like creamy tomato soup, chicken flautas, and carrot cake. Enjoy!

There’s more where that came from…locals nights are all over Bucks County, every day! You just need to know where to look. We can save you some time – check out our guide to dining out locally. Tell them Bucks County Taste sent you!

For the full food calendar, scroll down or click here.


Bucks Bacon & Beer
Sunday, April 22, Noon – 4 pm

Hard to believe but this year will be the 5th Bucks Bacon & Beer! This popular annual event is co-sponsored by Bucks County Taste and Triumph Brewing Company, and will feature bacon, sausage, artisanal cheese, and other delectable foods from local butchers and purveyors, including local breweries and distilleries in Bucks County and nearby.

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NEW THIS YEAR!

  • Pig Roast
  • Local whiskey, beer and hard cider
  • Live New Orleans music
  • Limited edition 5th Annual Bucks Bacon & Beer t-shirts

Bucks Bacon and Beer 2018 t-shirt

These are the local food folks coming this year. Oh my!

Bacon Jams
Bespoke Bacon
Clusters Handcrafted Popcorn
The Cook & His Books
Dad’s Hat Whiskey
Haring Brothers
The Farm Cooking School
Flint Hill Farm
Folk City Roasters
Fulper Family Farmstead
Gerome’s Sausages
Great Barn Brewery
House of Jerky
Offbeat Gourmet
Pierre’s Chocolates
Sciascia Confections
Stone & Key Cellars Cider
Two Sisters Canning

Learn more about all the local food purveyors coming HERE.

Tickets on sale NOW. Don’t wait. We always sell out. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets: $40 for Noon entry, $35 for 2 pm entry.

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Upcoming Events

Hamilton's Grill Room courtyard; painting by Robert BeckHamilton’s Grill Room (Sunday, May 20) We’re thrilled to be back at Hamilton’s Grill Room (it’s been 2 years!) this spring. Weather permitting, we’ll be out in the courtyard where chef Mark Miller will create a memorable meal just for us. Mark your calendar!

 


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Bucks County Taste Food Calendar_Bucks County Food Events

April 16, 2018
    • Burger Night Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA 18980 (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Seafood and Dinner Buffet The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (5:00 pm-7:00 pm)
    • Locals Night at Caleb's Caleb's American Kitchen, U.S. 202, Lahaska, PA (5:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Lambertville Local Love Lambertville House, 32 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Locals Night Karla's Restaurant, West Mechanic Street, New Hope, PA (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Monday Night Mexican & Blues Night Fran's Pub, 116 South Main Street, New Hope, PA 18938 (5:30 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Monday Wine Special Yardley Inn, 82 E. Afton Ave., Yardley, PA (5:30 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Free Dinner Presbyterian Church of Deep Run, 16 Irish Meetinghouse Rd, Perkasie, PA (5:30 pm-6:30 pm)
    • Half Price Burgers Night Continental Tavern, 2 North Main Street Yardley, PA 19067 (6:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Mexican Mondays The Raven, 385 W Bridge St New Hope, PA (6:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • All You Can Eat Wings Fireside Smokehouse, 237 Elmwood Ave, Feasterville, PA (7:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • 50 Cent Wings and Drink Specials at Fireside Smokehouse 237 Elmwood Ave Feasterville-Trevose, PA (7:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Locals Night Penn Taproom, 80 W State St, Doylestown, PA 18901 (8:00 pm-10:00 pm)
April 17, 2018
    • Mix and Match Sandwiches/Burgers at Fireside Smokehouse 237 Elmwood Ave Feasterville-Trevose, PA (12:00 am-11:59 pm)
    • Burgers at McCoole's McCoole's Red Lion Inn, South Main Street, Quakertown, PA (11:30 am-10:00 pm)
    • Five Course Menu at The Buck Hotel The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (3:30 pm-5:30 pm)
    • Cheese Steak Night Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA 18980 (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • All You Can Eat Crabs Legs & Trivia Night Fran's Pub, 116 South Main Street, New Hope, PA (4:30 pm-6:30 pm)
    • Lobster Fest The Buck Hotel, 1200 Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Locals Night Quinoa Peruvian & Mexican Restaurant, 762 North Easton Road, Doylestown, PA (5:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • All-you-can-eat Spaghetti Night Bell's Tavern, 183 N. Union Street, Lambertville, NJ (5:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Weeknights at Brian's Brian's, 9 Klines Court, Lambertville, NJ (5:30 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Locals Hamburger Night Carversville Inn, 6205 Fleecydale Road, Carversville, PA (5:30 pm-11:00 pm)
    • Tacos & Movie Night ComfortFood & Kitchenette, 437 Alden Avenue, Morrisville, PA (7:00 pm-10:00 pm)
April 18, 2018
    • Rib Night Fireside Smokehouse 237 Elmwood Ave Feasterville-Trevose, PA (12:00 am-11:59 pm)
    • Wine Down Wednesday Frenchtown Inn, 7 Bridge Street, Frenchtown, NJ (12:00 am-11:59 pm)
    • Morning Conversation on Food Easton Public Market, 325 Northampton St, Easton, PA 18042 (9:00 am-10:00 am)
    • 1/2 Priced Burgers at Hops Bar and Grill Doylestown Brewing Co - Hops Bar and Grill, 52 East State Street, Doylestown, PA (11:00 am-9:00 pm)
    • Community Lunch Centenary United Methodist Church, North Union Street, Lambertville, NJ (11:30 am-1:30 pm)
    • Specialty Keg Tappings Isaac Newton's, 18 South State Street, Newtown, PA 18940 (12:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Roots to River Farm Market Roots to River Farm, 67 Pleasant Valley Rd, Titusville, NJ 08560 (3:00 pm-6:30 pm)
    • Five Course Menu at The Buck Hotel The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (3:30 pm-5:30 pm)
    • Wings & Yuengs Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA 18980 (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Rising Sun Inn Happy Hour Rising Sun Inn, 898 Allentown Road, Telford, PA (4:00 pm-6:00 pm)
    • Steak Nights The Pineville Tavern, Durham Road, Pineville, PA (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Locals Night El Tule, 49 North Main Street, Lambertville, NJ (5:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Locals Night DeAnna's Restaurant, 54 North Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ (5:00 pm-9:30 pm)
    • Oyster Night The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (5:00 pm-7:00 pm)
    • All Day Happy Hour Food Menu McCoole's Red Lion Inn, South Main Street, Quakertown, PA (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Weeknights at Brian's Brian's, 9 Klines Court, Lambertville, NJ (5:30 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Neighbors Night at Cafe Blue Moose Cafe Blue Moose, West Mechanic Street, New Hope, PA (5:30 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Steak Night Fran's Pub, 116 South Main Street, New Hope, PA (5:30 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Free Community Dinner Christ Community Bible Church, 1830 N. Ridge Rd, Perkasie, PA (5:30 pm-6:30 pm)
    • Supper Club The Raven, 385 W. Bridge St, New Hope, PA 18938 (6:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Rib Night Fireside Smokehouse, 237 Elmwood Ave, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (7:00 pm-10:00 pm)
April 19, 2018
    • Fresh Connect - Free Mobile Farmers Market Routes 611 & 412, Ottsville, PA 18942 (11:00 am-12:00 pm)
    • Five Course Menu at The Buck Hotel The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (3:30 pm-5:30 pm)
    • Rising Sun Inn Happy Hour Rising Sun Inn, 898 Allentown Road, Telford, PA (4:00 pm-6:00 pm)
    • Beer and Burger Night New Hope Winery, 6123 Lower York Rd, NEW HOPE, PA (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Community Hero Night Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA 18980 (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Prime Rib Night Steam Pub, 606 2nd Street Pike, Southampton, PA (4:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Happy Hour Raw Bar DeAnna's, 54 N.Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530 (4:00 pm-6:00 pm)
    • Blue Moose Burger Thursdays Blue Moose Restaurant & Cafe, 9 W Mechanic St, New Hope, PA 18938, USA (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Thursday Comfort Food Hattery Stove & Still, 18 West State Street, Doylestown, PA (5:00 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Italian Night Lovin' Oven 62A Trenton Ave. (Route 29) Frenchtown NJ 08825 (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Weeknights at Brian's Brian's, 9 Klines Court, Lambertville, NJ (5:30 pm-9:00 pm)
    • All You Can Eat Pasta or Wings Night Fran's Pub, 116 South Main Street, New Hope, PA (5:30 pm-10:00 pm)
    • Seafood Pasta Night The Buck Hotel by Ruhling, Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA (6:00 pm-8:00 pm)
    • Buck-a-Shuck Oysters 59 Almshouse, 59 Almshouse Road, Richboro, PA (6:30 pm-8:30 pm)
    • Complimentary Beer Tastings Iron Abbey, 680 North Easton Road, Horsham, PA (7:00 pm-9:00 pm)
April 20, 2018
    • Happy Hour Raw Bar DeAnna's, 54 N.Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ 08530 (4:00 pm-6:00 pm)
    • Rising Sun Inn Happy Hour Rising Sun Inn, 898 Allentown Road, Telford, PA (4:00 pm-6:00 pm)
    • Foodie Frydays Boardroom Spirits, 575 W. 3rd St., LANSDALE, PA (5:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Prime Rib Night Carversville Inn, 6205 Fleecydale Road, Carversville, PA (5:30 pm-11:00 pm)
    • Lumberville General Store Supper Club Lumberville General Store, 3741 River Road, Lumberville, PA (6:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Music, Pizza & Merlot Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Rd., Pennington, NJ (6:00 pm-9:00 pm)
    • Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story ACME Screening Room, 25 S Union St, Lambertville, NJ 08530, USA (6:30 pm-8:30 pm)
    • Friday Night Jazz at Domani Star Domani Star, West State Street, Doylestown, PA (6:30 pm-8:30 pm)

For more details on any of these events, please go to our full calendar, Food Events in Bucks County.

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