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

Eureka, gingerbread old fashioned
Learn to make a Gingerbread Old Fashioned at Eureka! on December 17. 

Now that you have been to all the holiday parties and braved the madness at the mall, it's time to enjoy some laid-back lunches and terrific tea services. Because after all, you deserve to be spoiled at Christmas time, too.

Tuesday, December 17

Christmas lights, Chocolate and Sips Tour
Time is running out to take advantage of this epic tour that involves lights, booze, and chocolate. Taste delicious treats from local dessert venues and relax on a comfy motorcoach while driving through some of the most decorated neighborhoods in town. While touring, guests can sip hot chocolate, soft drinks, and BYOB booze. Tickets start at $43 and the bus leaves at 6:30 pm from the Dallas by Chocolate parking lot off of Greenville Avenue. 

Gingerbread Man Old Fashioned Class at Eureka!
This interactive cocktail class allows guests to make the restaurant's signature gingerbread man old fashioned, enjoy appetizers, and take home the recipe to impress all of your friends. Tickets are $25 and the class starts at 6:30 pm. 

Friday, December 20

High Tea in the Hall at Hall of State at Fair Park
Dallas Historical Society presents this Texas holiday celebration where guests can have their picture snapped with Santa, take part in raffles, and enjoy a piping hot tea service. Tickets start at $30 and the event starts at 4 pm. 

Saturday, December 21

Holidays Cocktail Crawl at Trinity Groves
Get in the holiday spirit with the best "holiday spirits" of Trinity Groves. This inaugural event includes 10 participating restaurants offering unique holiday drinks. Think peppermint, mocha, cinnamon, white chocolate, and more while wearing your ugliest holiday sweater. Tickets are $5 and the event starts at 6 pm. 

Dude, Sweet Tea Party-Sweden Edition at Dude, Sweet Chocolate
Enjoy tea and chocolate at at the Dude, Sweet Chocolate Mother Ship on Inwood. This is the last tea party of the year, and it is one that is not to be missed. Tickets are $45 and the tea starts being poured at noon.