Bucks Food Calendar: May 7, 2014

meatballs-ricotta-tomatoWhat’s on tap this week in Bucks County? Meatballs, clams, fresh spring produce, wine concerts, cooking classes and Mother’s Day (and a lot more).

Proud of your meatballs? Then bring them to Casa Casale in Peddler’s Village this Saturday, May 10 and enter the 2nd Annual Meatball Festa Contest. Each entry must consist of six Italian style meatballs and homemade sauce or gravy. The deadline for entry is May 10, 2014. The $30.00 entry fee goes to the Susan G. Komen – Breast Cancer Awareness of Philadelphia. Raise an additional $30 and Casa Casale will treat YOU to an Authentic Italian Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner. For more information, see their Facebook page.

Happy 150th birthday to the Continental Tavern! On Friday, May 9, this landmark restaurant and tavern will celebrate it’s 150th anniversary as a licensed tavern in Bucks County. Join in two days of festivities. Keep an eye on their Facebook page for more details.

Miss Maxwell's Clam BarSeafood lover’s delight! Miss Maxwell’s Clam Bar begins this Wednesday, May 14 at Hamilton’s Grill Room. The weekly clam bar will feature a great assortment of fresh shellfish and seafood, all for $27.99 per person. Shrimps, clams, oysters, mussels, lobster and a sparkling beverage, all served by Miss Maxwell. For reservations, call 609.397.4343 or use Open Table.

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 11. Forgive me for not doing a post on where you can go out for a great meal with Mom, but if you want some ideas, see 2014 – Going out for Easter. Most of these restaurants do a Mother’s Day brunch also.

TFarmers Market veggieso market, to market. Here’s what you will (probably) find at area farmers markets this week: Arugula, asparagus, broccoli raab, dill, carrots, cilantro, fennel, green garlic, kale, leeks, microgreens, radishes, ramps, rhubarb, rosemary, spinach, spring onions, stinging nettle, sugar snap peas and snow peas, sun-dried tomatoes and sun-dried hot peppers, Swiss chard, thyme and wheatgrass, and plants.

You’ll also find large variety of baked goods (some gluten free), honey, pate, savory and sweet marmalade, jams and jellies, pickled vegetables, USDA certified organic extra virgin olive oil, vinegar, pickles, pie fillings, farm fresh canned items, kettle corn & roasted nuts, granola, roasted organic coffee beans, farm fresh eggs, grass-fed Angus beef, chicken, pastured and non-GMO pork and chicken broilers, organic goat and cow dairy products, alpaca products, all natural soaps, starter potted herbs, vegetables and annual flowers for your garden, perennials and nursery stock, dog biscuits, and local artisan goods.

The Sergeantsville Farmers Market opens this Saturday from 8:30 am to noon. For a full listing of area farmers markets, see our Local Farmers Markets Guide here.

For more details on any of these events, please go to our full calendar, Food Events in Bucks County. Follow Bucks County Taste also on Facebook ,Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest.

Bucks County Food CalendarWednesday, May 7:

  • Pierogi Sale – St. Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church, 1545 Easton Rd., Warrington, PA [9 am – 3 pm]
  • Specialty Keg Tappings – Isaac Newton’s, 18 South State Street, Newtown, PA [12 pm – 9 pm]
  • Wings & Yuengs – Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA [4 – 10 pm]
  • Schnitzel Night – United German Hungarians Club, 4666 Bristol Rd, Bensalem, PA [5:30 – 7:30 pm]
  • Supper Club – The Raven, 385 W. Bridge St, New Hope, PA [6 – 10 pm]
  • Derek Fell presents ‘Grow This! Not That!’ – Newtown Township, Municipal Drive, Newtown, PA [7 – 9 pm]
  • Meet the Brewer: Ithaca Beer Company – Spinnerstown Hotel, 2195 Spinnerstown Rd, Spinnerstown, PA [7 – 9 pm]

Thursday, May 8:

  • Community Hero Night – Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA [4 – 10 pm]
  • Happy Hour Raw Bar – Deanna’s, 54 N. Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ [4:30 – 6:30 pm]
  • Happy Hour Dollar Oysters – Freight House, 194 West Ashland St. Doylestown, PA [5 – 7 pm]
  • Weekly Wine’d Up – Old York Cellars, 80 Old York Road, Ringoes, NJ [5 – 8 pm]

Friday, May 9:

  • Continental Tavern’s 150th Anniversary – Continental Tavern, 2 North Main Street Yardley, PA
  • Stockton Market – 19 Bridge St., Stockton, NJ [3 – 7 pm]
  • Ottsville Farmers’ Market – Linden Hill Gardens, 8230 Easton Rd., Ottsville, PA [4 – 7 pm]
  • Beer Tasting, Phillips’ Fine Wines, 17 Bridge St, Stockton, NJ [4 – 8 pm]
  • Happy Hour Raw Bar – Deanna’s, 54 N.Franklin Street, Lambertville, NJ [4:30 – 6:30 pm]
  • Spaghetti Dinner – Delaware Valley Fire Company, Headquarters Road, Erwinna, PA [5:30 – 7:30 pm]
  • Hatboro Farmers Market – Hatboro Baptist Church, 32 North York Road, Hatboro, PA [6 – 8 pm]
  • unWINEd Wine Concert Series – The Market by Shady Brook Farm at Delaware Valley College, 2100 Lower State Rd, Doylestown, PA [6 – 9 pm}
  • Lumberville General Store Supper Club – Lumberville General Store, 3741 River Road, Lumberville, PA [6 – 9 pm]
  • Music & Merlot – Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Rd., Pennington, NJ [6 – 9 pm]
  • unWINEd Wine Concert – Shady Brook Farm, 931 Stony Hill Rd, Yardley, PA [6:30 – 9:30 pm]

Saturday, May 10:

  • Continental Tavern’s 150th Anniversary – Continental Tavern, 2 North Main Street Yardley, PA
  • Doylestown Farmers’ Market – W. State & Hamilton St., Doylestown, PA [7 am – 12 pm]
  • Sergeantsville Farmers’ Market – Across from Delaware Township Building, Route 604, Sergeantsville, NJ [8:30 – 12 pm]
  • Wrightstown Farmers Market – Wrightstown Twp. Municipal Bldg (parking lot), 2203 2nd Street Pike, Wrightstown, PA [9 am – 1 pm]
  • Stangl Factory Farmers’ Market – Stangl Factory, 12 Mine Street, Flemington, NJ [9 am – 2 pm]
  • Stockton Market, 19 Bridge St, Stockton, NJ [9:00 am – 4 pm]
  • Quakertown Farmers Market – Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road , Quakertown, PA [9 am – 9 pm]
  • Beekeeping with YellowBee Honey – Blue Moon Acres, 11 Willow Creek Drive, Pennington, NJ [11 am – 12:30 pm]
  • Yoga & Wine – Old York Cellars, 80 Old York Road, Ringoes, NJ [11 am – 1 pm]
  • Wine Tasting for Moms – Crossing Vineyards, 1853 Wrightstown Road, Washington Crossing, PA [12 – 3 pm]
  • 2nd Meatball Festa – Casa Casale, #1 and #2 Peddler’s Village, Lahaska, PA [12 – 4 pm]
  • 2014 Yardley Beer Fest – South Delaware Avenue (between #17 and 30 in a big field), Yardley, PA [12 – 5 pm]
  • Wine Tasting – Phillips’ Fine Wines, 17 Bridge Street, Stockton, NJ [12 – 6 pm]
  • Spring Festival – Unionville Vineyards, 9 Rocktown Rd, Ringoes, NJ [12 – 6 pm]
  • Beer Tasting – New Hope Beverage, 6542-K1 Lower York Rd (Logan Square), New Hope, PA [3 – 7 pm]
  • Music & Merlot – Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Rd., Pennington, NJ [6 – 9 pm]
  • Lumberville General Store Supper Club – Lumberville General Store, 3741 River Road, Lumberville, PA [6 – 9 pm]

Sunday, May 11 – Mother’s Day:

  • Breakfast – Upper Black Eddy Fire Co, 1716 Firehouse Lane, Upper Black Eddy, PA [7:30 am – 12 pm]
  • Stockton Market – 19 Bridge St., Stockton, NJ [10 am – 4 pm]
  • Quakertown Farmers Market – Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road , Quakertown, PA [10 am – 5 pm]
  • Jazzy Sundays – Hopewell Valley Vineyards, 46 Yard Rd., Pennington, NJ [2 – 5 pm]
  • Sunday Supper: Oysters & Charcuterie – the PASS, 88 Kingwood Stockton Rd, Rosemont, NJ [3 – 7 pm]

Monday, May 12:

  • Burger Night – Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA [4 – 10 pm]
  • Chef’s Choice Prix Fixe – Hearth, 7 East Ferry Street New Hope, PA [5 – 10 pm]
  • Monday Wine Special plus Surf & Turf – Yardley Inn, 82 E. Afton Ave., Yardley, PA [5:30 – 10 pm]
  • Half Price Burgers Night – Continental Tavern, 2 North Main Street Yardley, PA [6 – 10 pm]

Tuesday, May 13:

  • Cheese Steak Night – Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA [4 – 10 pm]
  • Lobster Fest – The Buck Hotel, 1200 Buck Road, Feasterville-Trevose, PA [5 – 9 pm]
  • Wine Tasting Dinner: Blended Wines from Around the World – The Washington House, 136 N. Main Street, Sellersville, PA [5 – 10 pm]
  • All-you-can-eat Spaghetti Night – Bell’s Tavern, 183 N. Union Street, Lambertville, NJ [5 – 10 pm]
  • Sushi Night in the Wine Cellar – The Inn at Lambertville Station, 11 Bridge Street, Lambertville, NJ [6 – 10 pm]
  • Food for Thought: Book club – Doylestown Bookshop, 16 S. Main Street, Doylestown, PA [6:15 – 8 pm]
  • Rieslings: Five Great Pairings – Carlow Cookery, Doylestown Shopping Center, 432 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA [7 – 9 pm]
  • The Cook & the Cork: Pasta 101 – Vintage Grille, 3617 Ferry Road, Doylestown, PA [7 – 9:30 pm]

Wednesday, May 14:

  • Pierogi Sale – St. Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church, 1545 Easton Rd., Warrington, PA [9 am – 3 pm]
  • Specialty Keg Tappings – Isaac Newton’s, 18 South State Street, Newtown, PA [12 pm – 9 pm]
  • Wings & Yuengs – Wycombe Publick House, 1073 Mill Creek Road, Wycombe, PA [4 – 10 pm]
  • Miss Maxwell’s Clam Bar – Hamilton’s Grill Room, Coryell Street, Lambertville, NJ [5 – 8 pm]
  • Supper Club – The Raven, 385 W. Bridge St, New Hope, PA [6 – 10 pm]

For more details on any of these events, please go to our full calendar, Food Events in Bucks County. Follow Bucks County Taste also on Facebook ,Twitter, Google+, and Pinterest.

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