by Nicki Wood
Yazoo Brewery debuted a new beer this week. The Beer Named Sue is a cherry-wood porter. It's on tap at Broadway Brewhouse and 12hSouth Taproom. Read more about it and keep up with added tap locations at the Yazoo blog.
Shakespeare in the Park 's production of Taming of the Shrew continues through August 23 (that's Sunday). As if Arnold Myint weren't busy enough, he's also peddling Chachah's menu to playgoers. Available on site are Chachah's noshy dips, summer rolls, adobo-spiced nuts and brownies. Or pre-order sandwiches, salads or a picnic for two by phoning 942-9792 or email Arnold@arnoldmyint.com.
Tonight is half-price wine night for ladies at Cantina Laredo. Ladies Nights -- two words, lotta baggage. Quaint concept, shameless pandering or economic reality?
Also at our Gulchmate, Cantina, is an upcoming tequila dinner. Serious food like veal chops and snapper Veracruz preceded by cocktails of 1800 Silver and others, August 25. Price is $50 per person. Make a reservation at 259-9282.
Free movie and mojitos, plus music (three bands), bubble tea and Dulce cupcakes, at Edgehill Village's Third Thursday today from 4-8 p.m. at the complex, corner of Edgehill and Villa Place. While you're there, contribute to the restoration of the Hillsboro High greenhouse, a beautiful but aging little oasis behind the school that provides skill training for special education students.