This Week in Food: Pizza Pop-Up, Free Ice Cream, and Brunch Eats

Vic’s Pizza Party Pop-Up Featuring Ends Meat
Ends Meat (254 36th Street, Brooklyn)
Monday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Vic’s chef Hillary Sterling will fire up Roman-style pizzas with salumi from Ends Meat butcher shop. Pizzas at the pop-up include a white pizza with saucisson, red pizza with pecorino, and another red pizza with ‘nduja. All pizzas will be available for $5 a slice.

Free Ice Cream Cone Day
Participating Häagen-Dazs Shops
Tuesday, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Häagen-Dazs will give away free one-scoop ice cream cones to guests for their annual free-cone day. There will also be prizes for fans who participate in the shop’s “ice cream social” on Twitter. To find the closest participating location, scope out the Häagen-Dazs web site.

Friuli in Your Glass
Eataly (200 Fifth Avenue)
Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Eataly is honoring the food and wine of Italy’s Friuli-Venezia Giulia region with a walk-around tasting featuring over thirty producers from the area. Bites include Montasio cheese and Prosciutto di San Daniele, among others. Admission ($40) give guests full access to all wines and pairings, along with a copy of Eataly founder Oscar Farinetti’s Vino, I Love You.

Village Voice’s Brunch Eats
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum at Pier 86
Wednesday, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Enjoy breakfast for dinner at the Village Voice‘s first-ever Brunch Eats breakfast-for-dinner food event, which offers three hours of unlimited tasting. Participating restaurants and bakeries include Dough, Ess-a-Bagel, and Distilled among others — check out the full menu here. Complimentary brunch-appropriate drinks, like Bloody Marys and mimosas, will also be available. Tickets are $60 for general admission and $85 for VIP. Reserve yours here.

Film and Food: In Search of Israeli Cuisine
Brooklyn Museum (200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn)
Thursday, 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Michael Solomonov and Saul Bolton are teaming up for a modern Israeli tasting menu at the Brooklyn Museum. The menu — based on Solomonov’s Zahav: A World of Israeli Cooking — includes dishes like grilled eggplant, tabbouleh, and chicken pastilla. Israeli wine, beer, and limonata are also included. After the meal, guests are invited to a screening of the documentary In Search of Israeli Cuisine. The tasting starts at 6:15 p.m. and the film screens at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $68 and include a copy of the book. Reserve yours here.


This Week in Food: Tattoos, Tequila, Dim Sum Dinner, and Free Beer

Dim Sum Dinner
Vic’s (31 Great Jones Street)
Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Chefs from Cookshop, Rosie’s, Hundred Acres, and Vic’s are teaming up for a special, one-night-only dim sum dinner. The traditional cart service includes dishes like labne with flatbread, crab with green chiles, and monkfish cheeks poached in brown butter. Dinner is $68 per person (tax and gratuity not included). Reservations can be made by contacting Vic’s.

Kosher USA Book Talk
American Jewish Historical Society (15 West 16th Street)
Tuesday, 7 p.m.

Learn about the history of kosher food and taste some Passover treats from Breads Bakery. Author Roger Horowitz will discuss Kosher USA, a book that details, among other things, Coca-Cola’s and Jell-O’s attempts to break into the kosher-food world. Tickets are $10 for general admission, which includes sweets like cupcakes and chocolates. RSVP here.

Tattoos & Tequila Pop-Up
Burger & Lobster (39 W 19th Street)
Wednesday, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Looking to show off some new ink this spring? Burger & Lobster has a free tattoo promotion just for you. Guests who get the Burger & Lobster logo (size restrictions apply) tattooed somewhere on their body will receive a free tequila shot… plus free food and drink at the restaurant for the remainder of 2016. Tattoo artists from Rising Dragon Tattoo Parlor will be on site, so you can get your ink and freebies right away.

Top of the List Tasting
The Vine Event Space (851 Avenue of the Americas)
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Grab a glass of wine from some of America’s top producers — including California’s Cakebread and Silver Oak wineries — at this walk-around tasting. Then, feast on bites from restaurants like Tía Pol, Gramercy Tavern, and Casa Mono, among others. General admission tickets start at $85 and include unlimited wine tasting, food, and a one-year subscription to Wine & Spirits. Reserve your spot here.

Beer and Popcorn Pop-Up
Gild Hall (15 Gold Street)
Friday, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Need to make a pit stop between flicks at the Tribeca Film Festival? Grab some complimentary Pipcorn popcorn and Bira (choose from the white ale or blonde lager) at Gild Hall this Friday from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.