September 2014

Tue
02
Children's Theatre Company Ticket Giveaway
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Hennepin
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Children's Theatre Company Ticket Giveaway
Tuesday, September 2nd
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Hennepin

Thu
04
Twitter Chat: Back To School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Back To School
Thursday, September 4th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Summer vacation is officially over and the kids have gone back to school. Join us for an online discussion to share ideas for simple and nutritious breakfasts, sack lunches worth keeping and delicious suppers that are managable on a tight weekday schedule! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Wed
10
Children's Theatre Company 5% Day
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM @ Hennepin
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Children's Theatre Company 5% Day
Wednesday, September 10th
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Hennepin

Thu
11
Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Let's Tailgate
Thursday, September 11th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

College football and tailgating is a quintessential part of fall. We'll share recipes, menu ideas and more to ensure you have the best bash in the parking lot! Follow #WFMdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
12
Mineral Fusion Beauty Event
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM @ Hennepin
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Mineral Fusion Beauty Event
Friday, September 12th
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Hennepin

The 40% sale occurs during full store hours & consultants will be available on these dates and times:

 

  • Friday September 12th 11:00-4:00
  • Saturday September 13th 12:00-6:00
  • Sunday September 14th 12:00-6:00
  • Monday September 15th 12:00-6:00
  • Tuesday September 16th 12:00-5:00
  • Wednesday September 17th 12:00-5:00
  • Thursday September 18th 11:00-5:00
  • Friday September 19th 11:00-5:00
  • Saturday September 20th 12:00-6:00
  • Sunday September 21st 12:00-6:00
  • Monday September 22nd 11:00-5:00
  • Tuesday September 23rd 11:00-5:00
  • Wednesday September 24th 11:00-5:00
  • Thursday September 25th 11:00-5:00
  • Friday September 26th 11:00-5:00
  • Saturday September 27th 10:00-4:00
  • Sunday September 28th 12:00-6:00
Tue
16
Cheese Nights
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Hennepin
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Cheese Nights
Tuesday, September 16th
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Hennepin, Free

 

These cheeses love the heat! 

Whether grilled directly, on your favorite burger, or in a grilled cheese; these cheeses were meant to be melted!

Mt. Vikos Halloumi

Brunkow Brun-Uusto

Plain, Garlic, or Jalapeno

Le Gruyere Reserve

Fond o’ Foods Berliner der Kase

Fontina Val d’Aosta

 

Don’t forget to stop into our into Beer & Wine Shop for your other Grilling and Tailgating essentials!

Join us for our next Cheese Nights!

Tuesday, October 14th, 6-7:30p

We’ll be tasting Cheesemonger Picks!

Wed
17
Ladies' Night Event
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Hennepin
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Ladies' Night Event
Wednesday, September 17th
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Hennepin

Thu
18
Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines From New Zealand - Part I
Thursday, September 18th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Deliciously diverse, the wines of New Zealand are great for every occasion. Pick up one of the bottles we'll be tasting and tweeting about tonight (find the wines here: http://wholefoodsmarket.com/wine) and contribute to the fun! Follow #WFMwine to join in on the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

 

Thu
25
Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Oktoberfest
Thursday, September 25th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Who doesn't love beer and brats? ...And Oom-pah music?! Join us for a lively chat to celebrate the arrival of fall and all the food and drink it brings! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Fri
26
Whole Foods Market Hennepin BLOCK PARTY
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Hennepin
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Whole Foods Market Hennepin BLOCK PARTY
Friday, September 26th
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hennepin, FREE

It's our 1 year anniversary- let's celebrate!! Join us for eats, drinks and jams.  Event entry is FREE!

Eats: Tru Pizza and Dandelion Kitchen

Drinks: Minnesota Brewed Beer & Hard Cider

Jams: Aaron & the Sea, Umami, and DJ Christy Hunt of Pink Mink & Lady Heat Hot Soul

With special guests and supporters:

Joia All Natural Soda, Mason’s Restaurant and Barre, and Free Arts MN

Events At Nearby Stores

Perk Your Palate: Sour, Salty, Bitter, Sweet
Tuesday, September 23rd
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Cooking Classroom, $30 per person

This class will be taught by Chef Jeremy. Learning how to develop the proper balance of flavors can make all the difference in your cooking. In this class you will learn how to season like a professional chef, allowing the flavors of your dish to shine though.. We will discuss different approaches to seasoning and learn how to, when to, and how much to use and you will be making exciting, flavorful food in no time. The right combination of sweet, sour, bitter and salty can really make your food sing, and it’s all about learning to balance those flavors for different types of food. We will also pin down how to balance and add the much-discussed  fifth phantom flavor “umami.” With these skills under your belt, you’ll never suffer bland food again.  This class can be gluten free upon request. Pre-registration is required. On the menu:

·         Butter Lettuce and Strawberry Salad with Balsamic Glaze and Grilled Onions

·         King Salmon Filet, Salt Smoked with Fresh Dill, Sweet Onions and Lemons

·         Sweet Potato Wedges with Himalayan Pink Salt and Chipotle Aioli

·         Sauteed Spinach with Garlic and White Wine

·         Lemon Custard Cakes with Fresh Raspberries

 

Pre-registration for classes and select events required. See class description for specific instructions. Registration required no later than 48 hours prior to the class date. Call 612-927-8141 or visit our customer service desk to pre-register. Classes and events are subject to change or cancellation. If you cannot attend your class, you must call Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun and cancel at least 48 hours in advance. You will receive classroom credit for the amount of the class to be used no later than three months from the date of the class that you registered for. Please call the above number or contact  Culinary Director Ani Loizzo at Ani.Loizzo@wholefoods.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

 

 

 

Sensational Seafood
Wednesday, September 24th
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Cooking Classroom, $30 per person

This class is taught by Chef Ani.  If cooking seafood makes you nervous, you’re not alone. Though it is actually one of the easiest and most delicious things a home cook can prepare, there are some tricks to learn and knowledge to undertake before you can effortlessly turn out perfect seafood at home, and this class aims to give you exactly that. If you haven’t had our seafood before, you’re in for a real treat- it is fresh, sustainable and absolutely delicious, with no antibiotics, growth hormones or preservatives. Whether you’ve never seared a filet salmon in your life or simply need to add more recipes to your collection, this class will go through several of the major seafood cooking methods, show you how to select the right pans and cooking gear for cooking seafood, how to season it to perfection and how to tell when it’s perfectly done. Particular lessons in this class will include how to poach, grill, fry, roast, steam and pan sear fish. This class has gluten-free options upon request and has hands on opportunities as desired. Come hungry! On the menu:

  • Salmon Rilettes

  • Grilled Scallops with Romesco

  • Fried Fish Tacos with Avocado Crema and Corn Salsa

  • Spinach Stuffed Sole with Lemon Beurre Blanc

  • Thai Style Whole Fish

  • Pan Seared Moroccan Spiced Halibut

 

Pre-registration for classes and select events required. See class description for specific instructions. Registration required no later than 48 hours prior to the class date. Call 612-927-8141 or visit our customer service desk to pre-register. Classes and events are subject to change or cancellation. If you cannot attend your class, you must call Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun and cancel at least 48 hours in advance. You will receive classroom credit for the amount of the class to be used no later than three months from the date of the class that you registered for. Please call the above number or contact  Culinary Director Ani Loizzo at Ani.Loizzo@wholefoods.com if you have any questions. Thank you!

Rooftop Yoga at Calhoun Beach Club
Thursday, September 25th
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Calhoun Beach Club, Free

Get your fall “Om” on with rooftop yoga at Calhoun Beach Athletic Club and Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun! The evening starts with energizing yoga on the scenic roof top at Calhoun Beach Athletic Club. Afterwards, refresh and rehydrate yourself with a delicious smoothie prepared by Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun. All experience levels are welcome.  From 5:30-7:30pm; Yoga 6-7pm, Cost is free, but please RSVP via contact@calhounbeachfitness.com or 612-925-8369. Namaste!

Get your fall “Om” on with rooftop yoga at Calhoun Beach Athletic Club and Whole Foods Market Lake Calhoun!