Community Farm Alliance Benefit Dinner – December 5th

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Rockin’ RAMP Benefit for Appalachia

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Please join Whole Foods Market for the Rockin’ RAMP Benefit for Appalachia!

Saturday December 10, 7:30pm

The Green Building
732 East Market Street
Louisville, KY

$35 suggested donation – Cocktail Attire

Hosted by WHAS-aa’s Claudia Coffey

Mixology courtesy of Maker’s Mark & Woodford Reserve
Kentucky Inspired Menu brought to you by Whole Foods Market and Brown Forman
Executuve Chef and Slow Food USA Regional Governor Mark Williams

Live Bluegrass with Maiden Radio

Wine Tasting Challenge, Auction Items and much more!

Menu:

Oysters shucked to order with Lover’s Leap Cynthiana Mignonette, Tabasco and Horseradish
Chucken and Dumplings, Collard Greens, Country Ham, Ricotta Gnocchi, Maker’s Mark Bourbon Browned Butter
Pimento Cheese Fritters with Sour Cream and Pepper Jelly
Buttermilk Fried Chicken in a Lemon Rosemary Waffle Cone with Spicy Maple Aioli
Seared Scallops with Bacon Jam
Shrimp and Grits
Cheese and Cold Item Displays
Sarsaparilla Floats

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Rockin’ Appalachian Mom Project (RAMP) and its Martin County Kentucky programs: The Community Co-Operative Bus, School Backpack Snack program, the Homecoming Food Pantry, Microloans for Martin County entrepreneurs, Community & School Gardens, “Healthy Kentucky Kids” and more!

Please RSVP at www.RAMPAmerica.org or by calling 502-899-9597

The Hog and The Barrel Dinner – Dec. 8th

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Proof on Main’s 3rd Annual The Hog & The Barrel Dinner will be held on Thursday, December 8 at 6:30 pm. Join chef Michael Paley and guest chefs Steven Satterfield of Miller Union in Atlanta and Tyler Brown of The Capitol Grille in Nashville for a six course feast that celebrates the whole hog and fine Bourbons from Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery. The chefs will collaborate on a menu that is designed to use the whole hog from nose to tail, combining cuts from different parts of the hog in each savory course. $125/person, call 502.217. 6360 for reservations.

Rainbow Blossom’s Green Gift Fair – Dec. 10

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Say goodbye to uninspired gift cards and run of the mill mall finds. Fill your loved ones stockings with unique gifts from the heart!

Shopping for the holiday season is stressful enough without having to wonder about the ethical ramifications of your purchases. The solution? Rainbow Blossom’s fifth annual Holiday Green Gift Fair!

The Fair hosts a variety of eco-friendly companies and artisans, giving you the chance to discover something special for everyone on your list, all while feel good about your purchases and avoiding the stress of mall madness!

Starts: Saturday, December 10, 2011

Ends: Saturday, December 10, 2011

Time: 12-4pm

Location: St. Matthews Market

 

Louisville Farmers Market Indoor Winter Market

The Louisville Farmers Market’s Indoor Winter Market opens this Thursday. They’ll have local meats, cheeses, canned goods, apples, maple syrup, gourmet vinegars, and handmade artisan crafts.

Where: The 2nd Floor of Oxmoor Center

When: Thursdays 12-5, Fridays 12-5, Saturdays 11-4

November 17, 2011 – January 14, 2012