Good news. Walrus & Carpenter in Bridgeport is now open 7 days a week! Enjoy their infamous fried chicken, smoked meat and burgers, 365 days a year.
This year’s edition of WestportREADS centers on Dubliners by James Joyce. CTBites will hold a dinner series in conjunction with the event. “Dine Around Town: Dublin” kicks off with Terrain on Tuesday January 6 at 7pm.
Sugar & Olives “Vegetarian or Bust” cooking class Wednesday January 7th, 7-9pm. They’ll teach you how to make hearty vegetarian meals like quinoa paella and farro and risotto. $80 per person.
Friday January 9, Half Full Brewery in Stamford invites you to one of their famous open houses! For just $15, enjoy open taps while playing corn hole and life-sized Jenga. Feel free to bring your own food!
Also on Friday, live music and a beer tasting come together in Naugatuck. “The Sea, The Sea,” an indie-pop duo from New Haven, will play at the Whittemore Library at 8pm. The Corner Tavern will have a pre-concert beer tasting from 6:30-7:30. Corner Tavern is known for its craft brews; Todd’s CT Pour Tour surveyed all 169 towns in the state and awarded it top honors. Call Whittemore Library for more information at 203-729-4591.
Whole Foods of Danbury has several free events in store this week:
Tuesday January 6, 12-2pm: Engine 2 28 Day Challenge Tasting
Thursday January 8, 11am: Healthy Eating Tasting & Tour
Saturday January 10: Sample “Comfort Food Favorites” throughout the store
Sunday January 11, 12-2pm: Team members will compete in a “Wing Bowl” where you decide which flavor reigns supreme.
Saturday January 10 is your last chance to see “Know Your Connecticut Farmer: Photographs by Jack McConnell” at Manchester’s MCC. The photographic exhibit features Connecticut farms and farmers in the hopes of raising awareness and support. Visit from 11am-8pm daily. To learn more, please call 860-647-6030.
Napa & Co will host a Wine 101 class on Monday January 12 at 6:30pm. Learn about how to describe wine and pair it with food while partaking in 3 whites and 3 reds. $50 per person, plus tax and gratuity. /home/2014/12/11/napa-co-announces-2015-wine-class-schedule.html