The Dish: New you can eat and drink


Sprinkles Cupcakes at The Linq, 3435 Las Vegas Blvd. South, is featuring its classic vanilla cupcakes with the Springs Preserve logo this week in honor of Earth Day, and 100 percent of proceeds from sales of the cupcakes will be donated to the preserve. They’re $3.75 each and available through Saturday. …

Damon Workman, executive chef of Cantina Laredo, will host a cooking demonstration with sampling from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Whole Foods Market at 8855 W. Charleston Blvd. Those attending will be asked to make a donation to Prevent Child Abuse Nevada; all donations will be matched by Whole Foods and Land Rover Las Vegas. …

Competitive eaters will gather on the Brooklyn Bridge at New York New York, 3790 Las Vegas Blvd. South, at 3 p.m. Saturday for the 17th annual qualifying event for the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest. It’s free and open to the public. ..

Wes Kendrick and Laurie Kendrick of Table 34 will be the chef hosts of the next Chef Artist Dinner Series segment at 6 p.m. April 29 in the Stan Fulton Building on the campus of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The four-course dinner with an entree of seared wild Scottish salmon is $100 inclusive, reservations only and paid in advance; call Adrianna Oliva at 562-365-4504 or email her at olivaa3@unlv.nevada.edu. Proceeds will benefit the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration general scholarship fund. …

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts is offerings its doughnuts decorated with personal family photos — at no extra charge — just in time for Mother’s Day. Sons and daughters also are invited to submit entry forms explaining why their mothers should win a Visa gift card. For details on entering and on ordering the personalized doughnuts, contact your local Krispy Kreme location. …

Contact reporter Heidi Knapp Rinella at hrinella@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0474.

 

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