Whole Foods to host Cigar City Craft Beer Dinner – Jan 29

Resharing this exciting event from Ed Stansel with the Florida Times Union …
Whole Foods Market in Jacksonville is putting on another craft beer dinner, this one featuring five courses paired with beers from Tampa’s Cigar City Brewing.

Tickets to the Jan. 29 dinner are $40 and can be ordered here or purchased at the Mandarin store.

Here’s what’s on the menu:
Cheese and charcuterie plate with Florida Cracker Belgian-style White Ale
Chilled golden gazpacho with herb aioli and buttered Cuban toast points paired with Fight the Power Sour Apple Cider
Spicy marinated and grilled mahi-mahi topped with mango salsa and sea-salt roasted red potatoes paired with Jai Alai IPA
Cocoa- and espresso-rubbed pork tenderloin and Florida honey plátanos Maduros paired with Maduro Brown Ale
Chocolate cake with cinnamon espresso mascarpone frosting and fresh fruit paired with a limited release beer to be named
The dinner starts at 7 p.m.. Attendees must be 21 or older.