The Dish: Workshops to learn to prepare game meats begin with big game


The Nevada Wildlife Department and Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Las Vegas plan a series of workshops on the preparation of game meats. The first workshop, highlighting big game, is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in Technique Restaurant at Le Cordon Bleu, 1451 Center Crossing Road. It’s $40. Registration is required; visit http://bit.ly/1c4Q8hT. …

A Belgian-inspired beer-pairing dinner hosted by cicerone Sarah Johnson and beer expert Stephen Beaumont is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday at Fleur at Mandalay Bay, 3950 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The five-course dinner with an entree of braised short ribs is $100 and includes a copy of Beaumont’s “The World Atlas of Beer.” Call 702-632-9400. …

A beer-pairing dinner featuring the Left Coast Brewing Co. is scheduled for 8 p.m. Tuesday at Public House at The Venetian, 3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The three-course dinner with an entree of cider-brined pork chop is $75 per person, plus tax and tip. Call 702-407-5310. …

The registration deadline for the annual Chili Cook-Off at Callville Bay Resort &Marina is 1 p.m. March 28, with the public tasting to begin at 5 p.m. March 29. The contest and tasting are open to the public. There’s no charge to enter; the tasting, which includes hot dogs, cornbread and ice cream, is $6. To enter, call Lorrie Riggle at 702-565-8958 by March 28. …

The “Hip to Sip: Jazz and Wine Walk” is scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. March 29 at Sunset Station, 1301 W. Sunset Road in Henderson. Tickets are $25 for stops on the casino floor; VIP tickets, at $35, include hors d’oeuvres and higher-end wines in the Gaudi Bar. For tickets, visit the Rewards Center. The wine walk will be followed by a concert by Michael Lington and Kenny Lattimore; tickets for that start at $29. …

The 4H program of Nevada Cooperative Extension is planning a baking and cake-decorating workshop for kids ages 8 to 19. It runs from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday and April 3 at the Lifelong Learning Center, 8050 Paradise Road. It’s $6 for both classes; to register, call 702-257-5524.

Send information to Heidi Knapp Rinella, P.O. Box 70, Las Vegas, NV 89125, or email Hrinella@reviewjournal.com.

 

Comment section guidelines

The below comment section contains thoughts and opinions from users that in no way represent the views of the Las Vegas Review-Journal or Stephens Media LLC. This public platform is intended to provide a forum for users of reviewjournal.com to share ideas, express thoughtful opinions and carry the conversation beyond the article. Users must follow the guidelines under our Commenting Policy and are encouraged to use the moderation tools to help maintain civility and keep discussions on topic.