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.

 

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