Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are five choice dining events going on around the city:
1) Purim Party
When: Tonight, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Crow Hill Supper Club
What: Head to the Crow Hill Supper Club to celebrate of the Jewish holiday of Purim. The event is being hosted by couscous purveyor, NYSHUK, so there will be plenty of couscous on hand, as well as salads, fish dishes, and desserts. $70 gets you the meal and a cocktail.
2) Trinidadian Cooking Class
When: Today, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Where: GoldJam's Cafe
What: Learn how to make a Trinidadian feast including chick pea and potato channa, mango apple anchar, sauteed spicy pumpkin and dhalpurie roti. Tickets cost $115 and include the price of a tropical drink.
3) Wine and Music Pairing
When: Sunday, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m
Where: Le Du's Wines
What: Sommelier Étienne Guérin will be drawing on his classical guitar training to host this wine and music event. He will perform five pieces on his guitar (mostly classical Spanish), and will then walk the guests through a wine pairing for each of the pieces. The proceeds from this benefit will go to Wheeling Forward, a nonprofit dedicated to aiding the disabled. Tickets are $25 a person.
4) Spring Bacon Festival
When: Saturday and Sunday, 4 p.m.
Where: Zeppelin Hall
What: Get all the meat you can handle at the Zeppelin Hall Bacon Festival. This weekend through April 1, you can try dishes like bacon mac and cheese and chocolate dipped bacon from the all pork menu. They are also more than one hundred different types of beer on the beer list, if you need something to wash it all down with.
5) Industry Night at The Cleveland
When: Sunday Night
Where: The Cleveland
What: The Cleveland is starting a Sunday "Industry Night" where the restaurant will be pouring magnums of natural wine by the glass. The first weekend features wines from Ca' de Noci and Sebastien Riffault. The wines are being sold at cost, so the price of a glass will range from $4 to $7.
MAPLE SYRUP WIRE: Your weekend brunch just got a whole lot sweeter. Head to Northeast Kingdom in Bushwick where they will be serving be serving maple water infused everything this weekend. Maple water is basically just a less concentrated maple syrup that you will be able to get on dishes, in cocktails, and even straight up.