This weekend, the Packers are heading into an NFC North showdown against their arch rivals the Chicago Bears. And you could watch the game on The Cooperage's brand new video wall while enjoying food and drink from some of the city's finest restaurants.
Just head to the second annual Spoone & Crockett, a food-and-drink-filled event from which 100 percent of all proceeds goes to support Milwaukee Riverkeeper.
The annual slow food social takes place on Sunday, Dec. 15 at Boone & Crockett, 818 S. Water St. from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Food and samples will be provided by:
- Bad English
- Don’s Diner
- Door County Brewing
- Fox Fire
- Great Lakes Distillery
- Hacienda Beer Co.
- Hatched Bakery
- Hawthorne Coffee
- Maya Ophelias
- Old Forester
- Pete’s Pops
- Saucy Swine
- Snack Boys
- The Seeker Wine
There will also be music from DJ WHY B, a 50/50 raffle, prizes and a wine and dessert bar upstairs.
Admission is $35 per person, which includes unlimited food plus one beer or cocktail. Tickets are required and can be purchased online.
Lori Fredrich (Lo) is an eater, writer, wonderer, bon vivante, traveler, cook, gardener and girlwonder. Born and raised in the Milwaukee area, she has tried to leave many times, but seems to be drawn to this quirky city that smells of beer and alewives.
Some might say that she is a little obsessed with food. Lo would say she is A LOT obsessed with food. After all, she has been cooking, eating and enjoying food for decades and has no plans to retire anytime soon.
Lo's recipes and writing have been featured in a variety of publications including GO: Airtran Inflight Magazine, Cheese Connoisseur, Cooking Light, Edible Milwaukee, Milwaukee Magazine and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, as well as on the blog Go Bold with Butter, the web site Wisconsin Cheese Talk, and in the quarterly online magazine Grate. Pair. Share.