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Food & Beverage - Week of February 17, 2020

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February 2020
 6 p.m.  Free! 

"Food-Waste Dinner": U-M Planet Blue.

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U-M dining chefs make a dinner out of food that otherwise would have gone to waste. Followed by a panel conversation with U-M urban & regional planning professor Lesli Hoey, City of Ann Arbor solid waste coordinator Jennifer Petoskey, and a U-M student TBA.
Michigan Union Anderson Rm. Free, preregistration required at 707-6239. [map]



February 2020
 7 p.m. 

"15th Annual African American Foodways Dinner": Zingerman's Roadhouse.

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Zingerman's head chef Bob Bennett & Thrillist food and acclaimed cookbook author Nicole Taylor host a dinner celebrating the African American Cultural and Historical Museum featuring recipes from Taylor's upbringing in Athens, GA. Menu highlights include smoked trout, deviled eggs, coffee rubbed short ribs, rutabaga gratin, and southern-style beans.
Zingerman's Roadhouse, 2501 Jackson. $75 (beverages not included), preregistration required. Proceeds benefit Ypsilanti non-profit We the People Opportunity Center. 663-3663. [map]



February 2020
 7 p.m.  Free! 

Euchre Night at Social House South U: Dana M Wines.

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Arbor Brewing Company will be our sponsor for the tournament! Join us from 7pm to 10pm for a points based tournament.
Sign up at the link below.
Social House South U, 1235 South Universoty Ave. Free. 7345481343. [map]

 7-8:30 p.m. 

"Meet the Cheese: Gouda": Zingerman's Creamery.

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Staffers discuss texture, flavor, & more of this popular cheese. Tastings.
Zingerman's Creamery, 3723 Plaza Dr. $15, preregistration required. 929-0500. [map]



February 2020
 6:30-8:30 p.m. 

Canceled: "Cheese Tasting: Fondue & Raclette": Zingerman's Creamery.

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Zingerman's cheesemakers discuss and offer taste samples of these Swiss melted cheese dishes.
Zingerman's Creamery, 3723 Plaza Dr. $45-$50, preregistration required. 929-0500. [map]



February 2020
 3-5 p.m. 

"Cheese & Wine Pairing": Zingerman's Creamery.

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Zingerman's staffers discuss and offer taste samples of wine paired with artisan cheeses. Ages 21 & up.
Zingerman's Creamery, 3723 Plaza Dr. $45, preregistration required. 929-0500. [map]

 4:30 p.m. 

"Bløm Makers Series: An Evening of Cheese & Mead": Bløm Meadworks.

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Join us for a four-course flight of a match made in heaven: Bløm meads and ciders with Michigan-made Boss Mouse Cheese. Cheesemaker Sue Kurta will be in the house to guide you through 4 delicious pairings, while she teaches us all about cheese, cheese history and everything cheese!

Tickets include four cheese + beverage pairings plus a whole lotta cheese knowledge. Sue will also bring additional cheese for purchase!
Bløm Meadworks, 100 S 4th Ave Suite 110. $32. [map]

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