• Memphis Farmers Market
will launch a Wednesday afternoon market, 4-7 p.m., at Court Square downtown, starting Wednesday, June 28th.
It will be called MFM² and will run through September 27th.
• The famers market at the Memphis Botanic Garden is taking a "planning year," which means no market this year. They're looking for a better site for the market and hope to revamp their vendor list.
* Now done with its renovations, Tsunami
will begin hosting Pau Hana Time, a happy hour Monday through Friday, 5-7 p.m. "Pau hana" is Hawaiian and means to "done working." It's a nod to chef/owner Ben Smith's time in Hawaii and, in keeping with the theme, Smith will offer new dishes with a Hawaiian inspiration.
• The Hard Rock Cafe
is bringing back its World Burger Tour for National Burger Month.
Among the burgers on the menu:
Tango Salsa Burger (Buenos Aires, Argentina) – shake it up with andouille sausage, Certified Angus Beef®, salsa criolla, garlic aioli, Monterey jack cheese, fresh arugula and a fried egg to top off the burger
Olé Burger (Barcelona, Spain) – a fury of red peppered Romesco sauce, roasted vegetables, with goat cheese crumbles and arugula, dancing on a Certified Angus Beef® and between a toasted bun
And and and ...
Tennessee BBQ Burger (Tennessee, United States) – like a good country ballad, this Certified Angus Beef® burger brings happy tears with BBQ dry rubbed premium beef topped with pickle slices, Memphis slaw, pulled pork, pig sauce, crispy onions and cheddar
The burgers will be offered through June 25th.
• Ruth's Chris
is hosting a five-course wine dinner with the historic Chateau Montelena Winery.
The dinner will feature the rare 2006 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and the 210 Napa Valley Petite Sirah.