Crumbs

Stating The Obvious on Foodborne Illness

This just out from the Center of Disease Control and Prevention: More than half of all foodborne illness outbreaks in the United States are associated with restaurants, delis, banquet facilities, schools and other institutions. The CDCP’s Environmental Health Specialists Network announces four new publications on restaurant food handling practices that have been linked with foodborne illness outbreaks in restaurant settings. These publications are on the following topics: ground beef handling, handling of leafy greens,chicken cross-contamination, and sick food workers. Food safety programs and the restaurant industry can use these findings to develop effective interventions to improve food safety in restaurants.


Eating Around Town: Omaha Culinary Tours

Welcome Omaha Culinary Tours, a food tour company, showcasing Omaha’s food scene. Currently booking the Midtown Walking Food Tour. Stop at 6 or 7 places where you will eat, shop and learn a little history along way. Tickets are $45 for a two and half hour tour. Visit http://www.omahaculianrytours.com for more information or to book a tour.


Benson Brewery Brunch and UnBurger

With new reigns in the kitchen, Benson Brewery, 6059 Maple St., has a new brunch menu to announce. They will be serving their brunch menu on both Saturdays and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also worth mentioning, the Vegan Brew Burger is getting rave reviews. If that’s your thing, try it out and let us know what you think. For more information, go to http://www.bensonbrewery.com.


Spend a Little Time in The Seeds

There is a Seed Packaging Party on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Benson Branch Library, 61st and Binney. Your help is needed to label and fill packets with seeds for the upcoming gardening season.


Festivus and Done Us

The Lauter Tun Fine Ales and Spirits, 3309 Oak View Dr., will close their doors for good on Dec. 29. According to their recent Facebook post, the folks at Lauter Tun tell us that “their glass is almost empty.” They will however, still throw the Lauter Tun’s 3rd Annual Festivus For The Rest Of Us on Monday, Dec. 23 starting a 6 p.m.

posted at 09:28 pm
on Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

COMMENTS

(We're testing Disqus commenting (finally!); please let us know if you have trouble.)

comments powered by Disqus

 

« Previous Page


National Tequila Day Friday

The Dog Days of Summer

Thursday, July 23 is national hot dog day and B&B Classic Dogs is celebrating all day with fried Twinkies and Oreos, a food challenge, and deals on dogs. At 7pm, a handful of...

more »


Last Chance For Batman Dinner Theater

Omaha Meets Another Best-of List

Wine Spectator magazine has named the winners of the 2015 Restaurant Awards. The August 31 issue recognizes eateries with the most creative and comprehensive wine...

more »


Balloon and Wine Festival Lands in Omaha

Omaha: The Foodie’s Oasis

Livability.com has ranked the top 10 cities for foodies in a recent issue, and there are a few surprises on the list! Most notably, sitting pretty at #2 is a little place...

more »


A New Farmer’s Market Hits Rockbrook Village

Thar Be Pinups

If Barbeque and Vargas girls are how you spell summer fun, head to Reverb Lounge on Saturday, July 11th for Daisy Jones Locker’s Summer Spectacular! Carson City Heat, The Willards,...

more »


Green Green Grey, Plus Brew at the Zoo!

Visit the Zoo like a kid again! But this time, with beer.

Tickets are selling fast for the second annual Brew at the Zoo suds sipping safari.  Live music, food, and games will add to the excitement...

more »







Advanced Search