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notable Mentions HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US! Join Edible Austin in celebrating our 5th Anniversary on Saturday, June 2 by supporting our local farmers, ranchers and food artisans at the SFC Farmers’ Market Downtown. Stop by our market booth to enjoy a special birthday treat. 9 a.m.–1 p.m., 400 W. Guadalupe. And bring a friend to a farmers market all summer long in our honor! To find a farmers market near you visit our Resources pages at edibleaustin.com.

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Sunday 9am-1pm Come out and taste the experience! Fruits Vegetables Eggs Bread Jams Cookies Fresh Meats Honey

Salsa Seafood Tamales Specialty Foods Jewelry Plants Shirts and much more

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SUMMER 2012

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Celebrate the opening of the Blanton Museum of Art’s new exhibition, The Human Touch with the rhythmic sounds of Austin’s favorite Latin Jazz band, The Brew. Learn new, sensuous moves from local salsa dancing instructors, cool off with a cocktail and Latininspired snacks provided by Whole Foods Catering and help Edible Austin continue to celebrate our 5th Anniversary in style! Free for Museum members and $12 for general admission. For details go to blantonmuseum.org.

HOt oFF THE GRILL, Saturday, June 16 Join us for Hot Off the Grill on Father’s Day weekend, our annual sizzling summer celebration of backyard living and grilling presented by Breed & Co. and Edible Austin featuring a Weber Grill giveaway, summertime food and beverages tastings and more. This year’s event will showcase Chef Joel Welch of Kerbey Lane Cafe grilling up tasty summer sliders featuring Niman Ranch meats (sourced through local meat producer Lonestar Foodservice), summer farm produce, Amity Bakery custom-made buns and artisanal condiments. Stop by the Breed & Co. store on 29th Street between noon and 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 16, to enjoy seasonal craft brews provided by our friends at Brooklyn Brewery, thirst-quenching cold-brew beverages by Zhi Tea and Kohana Coffee and chillin’ treats from Lick Honest Ice Creams and Delysia Chocolatier. It’s free and a fun opportunity to stock up on summertime cookware and backyard accoutrements, too!

Local Artisan Food Favorites showcase at Williams-SOnoma Artisans’ Market Edible Austin is pleased to partner with Williams-Sonoma to present their monthly Artisans’ Market in Austin and Houston stores this summer. Save the third Saturdays of the month, June 16, July 21 and August 18 from noon–4 p.m. to visit the Williams-Sonoma stores in the Arboretum and Barton Creek Mall in Austin and at Highland Village in Houston for a local artisan food market, meet-and-great and sampling experience. Visit the store location websites for details! Local food artisan vendors include Dos Lunas Artisan Cheese (Austin and Houston), Texas Olive Ranch (Austin and Houston), Gourmet Texas Pasta (Austin), Zhi Tea (Austin), Edis’ Chocolates (Austin), Dad’s Granola (Austin), Slow Dough Bread Co. (Houston) and Brown Paper Chocolates (Houston).

Edible Austin Summer 2012  

Celebrating Central Texas food culture, season by season. Our 5th Anniversary Issue covering beverages in Central Texas.

Edible Austin Summer 2012  

Celebrating Central Texas food culture, season by season. Our 5th Anniversary Issue covering beverages in Central Texas.

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