There’s nothing like a cold beer or a nice glass of wine paired perfectly with a good meal. If you’re looking for a relaxing night out with friends or the significant other, there are a few prix fixe dinners this week, complete with paired adult beverages. There are also a few other events prepared just for you locals.
Free dinner. This Monday, enjoy a special Mexican fiesta. The Presbyterian Church of Deep Run in Perkasie hosts its community dinner every third Monday of the month. The dinner menu includes salsa and chips, taco salad, pork enchiladas, beef burritos, soft tacos and Mexican rice, all served in Hoopes Hall from 5:30 – 6:30 pm. Visit their website for more information.
If you can’t make it to Deep Run, the Christ Community Bible Church is hosting its free meal for the community on Wednesday, July 20 at 5:30 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend. If you are planning to help serve, the church asks that you sign up in the foyer so they know how many to count on. Also, arrive by 5 pm that evening.
Jersey Shore Dinner.Enjoy the tastes of the shore without all the hassle of a beach trip. This July 19, 20, 21 come with friends and family to the outdoor garden and dining rooms at Hamilton’s Grill Room in Lambertville, NJ. Courtyard seating is first come first serve, and reserve your spot soon, as they will book up quickly. Call 609.397.4343 or online. The Jersey Shore Dinner will also return again in August and September.
At this dinner, enjoy a feast with steamed mussels, little neck clams, red bliss potatoes, cole slaw and Jersey corn on the cob. See the full menu here.
Brazilian Cocktail Dinner.This Tuesday, July 19, taste the cuisine of Brazil paired with cocktails using locally distilled spirits. You can experience this at the Rowhouse Spirits dinner at the Logan Inn from 7 – 9 pm. The three course meal includes Brazilian shrimp stew with black bean and corn salad, Brazilian chicken breast with coconut milk, tomato, and white rice, and Brazilian style flan with fried plantains. The cocktails will be paired with each course, and the spirits come from Rowhouse Spirits Distillery in Philadelphia. Cost of the dinner is $49 per guest. Call the inn at 215.862.2300 to reserve your spot.
Christmas in July.It’s not a real Christmas celebration but it’s the next best thing. The Continental Tavern will have Tröegs Brewing beers on tap this Thursday, July 21. Tröegs is located in Hershey, PA, and uses local ingredients to create a great beer. The beers on tap this day will include:
Summer’s Bounty Al Fresco.This Thursday, July 21 at 6:30 pm, Chef Fred will create four of his favorite small plates and Randy Uhler, wine expert from Southern Wine & Spirits, will pair the cuisine with wines at the Rising Sun Inn. Tickets are $49 and are available, as long as there are spots open. Call now at 215.721.6350.
Jack’s Abby Beer Dinner. The Yardley Inn is hosting a Jack’s Abby beer dinner this Thursday, July 21 from 7 – 10 pm for $65 per person plus tax & gratuity. Jack’s Abby is a beer brewed in the Northeast, featuring only lagers that include locally grown ingredients and traditional brewing standards. The full menu including beers is:
1st course: Marinated grilled shrimp, green papaya salad (Beer: Blood Orange & Hibiscus Leisure Time) 2nd course: Smoked tomato salad, the good olive oil, Thai basil, soft tofu and jalapeño with grilled bread (Beer: Pilsner) 3rd course: Grilled Jamaican jerk chicken wings, grilled pineapple sauce (Beer: House lager) 4th course: Peachwood grilled secreto de iberico, peach romesco, garlic potatoes, almonds (Beer: Excess IPL) 5th course: Brownie sundae chocolate brownie, coffee cherry caramel, smoke and dagger ice cream, with firkin of Smoke and Dagger infused with cocoa nib and red barn coffee
On the radar…
Newtown Beerfest: Tickets for the Newtown Beerfest are currently for sale. This event is Saturday, September 17, but since it’s a popular event, it’s recommended you buy your tickets in advance. The beerfest includes live music, food, and plenty of local breweries.
Summer clam bake. Enjoy a clam bake feast at the Sand Castle Winery on Saturday, August 14 from 1 – 4 pm. There will be one dozen steamed clams in a garlic and white wine sauce, stuffed clams, friend clam strips, and other a la carte items for purchase. Tickets must be purchased in advance. They are available for sale through Thursday, August 11. Call 610.294.8303 or reserve online.
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