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We’re thrilled to share a roundup of food/drink news and offers this month around DFW. Have a special event or offer to add? Email us at Foodie (at) DallasFoodNerd (dot) com. Cheers!

 

Addison’s 60th Anniversary Picnic

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Credit: Town of Addison

Addison celebrates the end of its 60th anniversary on June 14, 4 to 8 p.m. with a family friendly picnic complete with hot dogs and snowcones, live music from Prophets and Outlaws, and fun games like a giant Jenga, Connect Four and the Addison Dot Pit. View details and additional events going on in Addison this month. 

Summer Happy Hour at Little Red Wasp Kitchen + Bar

Little Red Wasp Kitchen + Bar is offering happy hour every day during the summer. Specials include half-priced specialty cocktails, draft beers and wine glasses during happy hour (3 to 6 p.m.) until Labor Day. Located at 808 Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102.

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National Jerky Day, June 12

Rahr & Sons Brewing Cohas partnered up with Krave Jerky, a line of gourmet all-natural artisan jerky with flavors such as Basil Citrus, Black Cherry, and Lemon Garlic to create custom beer pairings in celebration of National Jerky Day on June 12! Krave Jerky ranges from $4.99-5.99 and is available at the brewery, online or at retailers such as Whole Foods and Target.

Krave Beef Jerky via dallasdfoodnerd.comAn example of one of the pairings includes a Summertime Wheat beer (a lightly hopped, German-style Hefeweizen that has unique banana and clove-like characteristics) with the Garlic Chili Pepper Beef (tender slices of top round sirloin domestic beef, soaked in a robust garlic and chili marinade, and finished with real chili flakes).

Rahr & Sons is located at 701 Galveston Ave, Fort Worth, Texas 76104.

 

Table 13 Continues Monthly Music Lineup

Table 13, Addison’s newest fine dining establishment, continues its lineup of live music this month. From soothing piano songs to jazz music, the live entertainment adds a nice touch for an evening at Table 13. This 1960’s Vegas-themed restaurant offers vintage food and drinks and provides a unique experience for guests. See our post here for a preview of the restaurant and its menu items before you head over. We think you’ll enjoy the place as much as we did!

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Warwick Melrose Offers 90-cent Sparking Wines

Dallas’ Warwick Melrose Hotel turns 90 this year and wants to celebrate by offering guests their first glass of sparking wine for only 90 cents. You can catch this fun deal at the The Landmark Restaurant or The Library, both located inside the hotel (3015 Oak Lawn Ave). Pair the bubbly with the restaurant’s new tasty dinner items, such as the Foie Gras PB&J and Pork Belly Mac & Cheese.

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Jamba Juice Launches New Drinks

Jamba Juice recently launched a new line of juices just in time for those hot summer days in Texas! The lineup incorporates high nutrient and on-trend whole foods including kale, beets, cucumbers, apples, oranges and chia seeds, blended into convenient, great-tasting and affordable juices. Join the juicy conversation on Twitter by using @jambajuice and #blendinthegood.

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Salata’s New Half-Gallon Teas/Lemonade + Free Tumbler

To celebrate summer, Salata is offering half-gallon jugs of its delicious house-made teas and lemonades, so you can take your favorite drinks home. The available flavors include peach lemonade, green tea lemonade and plum cinnamon tea. The half-gallon jugs are available for $8. Perfect for backyard and boat parties this season!

When you purchase a half-gallon tea or lemonade jug, you’ll receive one FREE reusable Salata tumbler (limit one tumbler per purchase per visit while supplies last until July 31.)

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LYFE Kitchen to Open Three Dallas Locations

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 A new healthy and affordable dining option is coming to Dallas this summer. LYFE stands for Love – Your – Food – Everyday, and the restaurant is introducing the “lifestyle” category of dining to us. 

“The LYFE Kitchen mission is to ensure you Love Your Food Everyday, so we are constantly challenging ourselves to create recipes that get people excited about eating well,” said Art Smith, Executive Chef of LYFE Kitchen.  “I would describe our menu as ‘guilt free indulgence’ because everything on it is as delicious, familiar and fun as it is good for you.”

The locations include Plano (June 13), Preston Center (June 27) and West Village (July 25). We’re excited to check out the new stores this month! Stay tuned for a review. 

Cool Sorbet Cocktails at Cantina Laredo

Grab a cool Summer Sorbet Ritas this season at Cantina Laredo. These delicious drinks are only available for a limited time and are $7 each. The new cocktails include:

cantina laredo sorbert cocktail via dallasfoodnerd.comBlood Orange ‘Rita  –  Mount Gay Eclipse Rum and Solerno Liqueur with our house margarita mix and fresh mint, served over raspberry sorbet.

Mango Citrus ‘Rita  – Mount Gay Eclipse Rum and Cointreau Orange Liqueur with our house margarita mix and fresh basil, served over lemon and mango sorbet.

Raspberry Chipotle ‘Rita – Mount Gay Eclipse Rum and Cointreau Orange Liqueur with our house margarita mix, pineapple juice and hint of chipotle, served over raspberry and mango sorbet.

Social House Rewards Beer Lovers

Social House’s Social Beer Society is one of the best beer programs out there. Members sign up for $20 and receive a membership card, a pint glass and a complimentary pint. The program works on a point system, for every beer consumed, a point goes on the membership card towards a reward. For example, just 10 beers can be cashed in for a $20 gift card at Social House. Members also receive daily specials for being a part of the Social Beer Society. For more information please visit the Social Beer Society website.

 

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DAILY REWARDS:

Monday – 10% off all beer and food purchases

Tuesday – $3 any drafts all night

Wednesday – $3 select drafts when you bring in your “Beer Society” pint, as well as specialty flight only $7

Sunday – $2 off any draft

POINT REWARDS:

10 Points – $20 gift card to Social House

25 Points – Social Beer Society shirt

50 Points – $50 food tab and $50 tab redeemable at the bar

75 Points – $100 tab towards food and drinks and a private reserved area for 15 people

100 Points – Social House will enter for you and a friend to win a beer trip, a personalized pint glass and will send you and 3 friends to a brewery of your choice.

Bread Winners Introduces Summer Craft Cocktails

Beat the heat this summer with any of Bread Winner’s new cocktails, just $10/drink!

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the french kiss cocktail
The French Kiss offers X-rated liqueur blended with a split of champagne 
Brunch Punch is a twist on the traditional Poinsettia made with St. Germain, cranberry juice and a split of champagne 
Mango Fizz offers up fresh mango puree blended with  split of champagne 
Texas Bluebonnet Mojito delivers a blend of Texas rum, fresh mint, berries and lime 
Frozen Blackberry Lemonade made with Deep Eddy vodka is a slushy treat 
Jim’s Margarita is made with fresh lime and orange juice, triple sec and Cuervo Gold  (available at the Uptown and NorthPark Center locations only)
Max’s Top Shelf Margarita serves up fresh lime, agave, Espolon Blanco and Cointreau 
Prickly Pear Lemonade is a concoction of vodka, lemonade and prickly pear nectar