Louisville has been growing exponentially and hitting “top destination” and “top foodie” lists a lot in recent years. Here are some cool lists some of our food community made this month:
Louisville is #9 in the top ten beer destinations at Vinepair.com . “Ten years ago, Louisville, Kentucky had no beer tourism. Today, there are 40 craft breweries in the state, with 15 craft breweries in the city of Louisville alone. Kentucky Guild of Brewers president Derek Selznick says Kentucky brewers increased production by 20 percent in 2017, and the city anticipates 12 new breweries this year.”
Art Eatables was named the Best Chocolate Shop in Kentucky by 24/7 Wall St.
Brown Hotel’s English Grill was named the most romantic restaurant in the state by Food & Wine. (This restaurant was also named most popular in the state by People Magazine in September 2017.)
Take your Valentine on a chocolate-themed food tour of Louisville with Mint Julep Tours on Friday, February 9 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. This progressive dinner includes appetizers at hip new restaurant Red Herring, an entrée at romantic Fat Lamb, and a chocolate truffle and bourbon tasting from Art Eatables. Cost is $119 per person, which includes three courses paired with cocktails, transportation and restaurant tax and gratuity. You can book online:.
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If you’ve ever enjoyed a Dishcrawl Louisville, the new and popular progressive dinner service here, you’ll be interested also in Neighborfood, a first-time event combining the walk-and-graze nature of Dishcrawl with elements of a communitywide fundraiser food fest.
On Saturday, June 29, from 2-5 p.m., eight St. Matthews restaurants and/or vendors, all within walking distance of one another, will be open for Neighborfood. For $40, attendees can visit each restaurant for heaps of bites, and also take advantage of adult beverage specials. Continue reading Dishcrawl hosting ‘Neighborfood St. Matthews’ in June to benefit local charities