This Week in Gluttony

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

These are the 5 best food and drink events in Dallas this week

Pie, Thanksgiving table setting
Enjoy the turkey and pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving week.  Photo courtesy of South Congress Hotel

It's Thanksgiving week, so ideally you are going to be elbows deep in some potatoes and gravy (followed by a week of leftovers). There's plenty more to eat and drink around Dallas this week, however. Chocolate, cheese, bubbles, tacos, and margaritas are all on the menu.

Tuesday, November 20

Chocolate, Cheese, and Bubbles Class at Scardello Artisan Cheese
What more can be said about three of life’s greatest pleasures? Oak Lawn's favorite cheese shop explores each of these delights individually and presents some interesting pairings, too. Tickets are $40, and the evening begins at 7 pm. 

Thursday, November 22 

Happy Thanksgiving! Whether you're dining out or looking for food to go, dining editor Teresa Gubbins has you covered.

Friday, November 23

Christmas Lights, Chocolates, and Sips Tour starting at Dallas by Chocolate Meet Up Location
Dallas by Chocolate Tours presents holiday lights in delicious style on their private heated motorcoach. Taste scrumptious treats from premier local dessert venues, then glide past some of Dallas’ most spectacular holiday displays in the Park Cities and downtown Dallas, all while sipping terrific beverages. Tickets start at $43, and the bus leaves at 6:30 pm for the Friday evening tour and 5:30 pm for the Saturday evening tour. 

Saturday, November 24

Dallas' Best Tacos and Margarita Tour starting at Desperados Mexican Restaurant
Dallas Bites features unique gourmet tacos and authentic street tacos, including one named “Best in America” by Bon Appetit. Top it off with some of the best margaritas on the planet — Dallas-style. Tickets are $64 and include award-winning margaritas and tacos, motorcoach transportation, soft drinks, and water on the bus (you can also BYOB). The bus leaves at 12:30 pm. 

Wine and Magic at Checkered Past Winery
Award-winning magician Trigg Watson performs an intimate show that just so happens to also include signature wines, pizza, charcuterie, and desserts for purchase. Tickets are $20 and there are shows at both 7 and 9:30 pm.