May 2013

Thu
02
Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
12:00 AM @ Taqueria Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 2nd
12:00 AM
Taqueria Eating Area, FREE* (*Health Starts Here Buffet $5)

Thursdays in May, start times vary, see below for details!

 

Each Thursday during the month of May, Gerrie Adams, Healthy Eating Specialist, will showcase reipes, tips and tricks to helping people achieve their goal of becoming healthier. All dishes featured will be made with nutrient-dense, plant-strong, low-sodium, oil-free and whole grain ingredients. Come learn how to make delicious dishes following the Health Starts Here program. Recipes and smaples are provided with this class. The featured recipe for each week will be:

 

May 2nd: Homemade Whole Wheat Vegetable Pot Stickers/Dumplings 6-7:30pm

May 9th: Health Starts Here 5 for $5 5:30-7:30 pm

May 16th: "My Beef With Meat"- Engine 2 Book Recipe Demonstration 6-7:30pm

May 23rd: Homemade Whole Wheat Baked Indian Samosas 6-7:30pm

May 30th: Yam Good Dishes- Recipes using yams and sweet potatoes 6-7:30pm

Mon
06
This Week's Wine Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Wine Events
Monday, May 6th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, Prices vary by event

Monday, May 6th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Tuesday, May 7th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Wednesday, May 8th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Thursday, May 9th: Spring Fling! Flight of 4 wines fit for the May Queen! $5 4-6:30pm

 

Friday, May 10th: Give Mom The Regal Treatment: Elaine pours some of the best Regal has to offer! $10 4-7pm RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED

 

Saturday, May 11th: Benton Gives Mom a Classic Show: We love wines, and we love Benton, and Benton loves Moms, and Moms love Benton, so who better than Benton to show Mom a good time? $10 2-6:30pm RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED

 

Sunday, May 12th: Drink Up With Mom! Gina's prepared an extra-special flight, and some extra-special signature drinks to salute Mom's extra-special day! $5 wine flight $3 drink specials! 12-5pm

 

Mon
06
This Week's Beer Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Beer Events
Monday, May 6th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, Prices vary by event

Friday, May 10th: Drinko de Mayo with Ballast Point!  Join us for a very special Ballast Point and taco pairing flight, with a little chocolate (and porter) for dessert! 4-7pm $15 all-inclusive!! Reservations requested but not required!

 

Saturday, May 11th: Cismontaine Stops In Pouring Citizen, Black's Dawn and more! $10 2-6:30pm

 

Sunday, May 12th: TBA, inquire at Hangar Bar for details

Thu
09
Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
12:00 AM @ Taqueria Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 9th
12:00 AM
Taqueria Eating Area, FREE* (*Health Starts Here Buffet $5)

Thursdays in May, start times vary, see below for details!

 

Each Thursday during the month of May, Gerrie Adams, Healthy Eating Specialist, will showcase reipes, tips and tricks to helping people achieve their goal of becoming healthier. All dishes featured will be made with nutrient-dense, plant-strong, low-sodium, oil-free and whole grain ingredients. Come learn how to make delicious dishes following the Health Starts Here program. Recipes and smaples are provided with this class. The featured recipe for each week will be:

 

May 2nd: Homemade Whole Wheat Vegetable Pot Stickers/Dumplings 6-7:30pm

May 9th: Health Starts Here 5 for $5 5:30-7:30 pm

May 16th: "My Beef With Meat"- Engine 2 Book Recipe Demonstration 6-7:30pm

May 23rd: Homemade Whole Wheat Baked Indian Samosas 6-7:30pm

May 30th: Yam Good Dishes- Recipes using yams and sweet potatoes 6-7:30pm

Fri
10
Health Starts Here Lecture: Protein- How Much Do I Need and The Best Sources
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Meet at Health Starts Here Desk behind Juice Bar
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Health Starts Here Lecture: Protein- How Much Do I Need and The Best Sources
Friday, May 10th
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Meet at Health Starts Here Desk behind Juice Bar, $10.00

Friday, May 10th, 6:30-8:30pm

 

 

Gerrie Adams, our Healthy Eating Specialist, will teach you everything you want to know about protein and more! How much protein do we really need, what is protein's role in the body, and what the best sources are for this vital macronutrient.

 

 

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED. Attendees will meet at the Health Starts Here desk, located directly behind the Juice Bar next to the Produce Dept, then move to the lecture site.

Mon
13
This Week's Wine Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Wine Events
Monday, May 13th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, prices vary by event

Monday, May 13th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Tuesday, May 14th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Wednesday, May 15th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Thursday, May 16th: Spring Fling! Flight of 4 wines fit for the May Queen! $5 4-6:30pm

 

Friday, May 17th: An Epic TGIF: Ryan from Epic's on deck, ready to pour some groovy juice from his portfolio! $10 4-7pm

 

Saturday, May 18th: Kicking it With KIWI: A groovy way to spend a Saturday afternoon, chillaxing at the Hangar with KIWI and the Gang! You know Gina's gonna have something up her sleeve, too...$10 2-6:30pm

 

Sunday, May 19th: Locals Only! Flight of 4 wines from Paso to Mexico! $5 12-5pm

 

 

Mon
13
This Week's Beer Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Beer Events
Monday, May 13th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, Prices Vary By Event

Friday, May 17th: San Diego's Dark Side! $10 2-7pm

There's more to So Cal craft breweries than IPA's...like Stone Smoked Porter, Green Flash Double Stout, Port Old Viscosity, Ballast Point Victory at Sea, Mission Dark Seas and Ballast Point Sea Monster!

 

Saturday, May 18th: Rik's Sour Piks $10 2-6:30pm

Beers TBA

 

Sunday, May 19th: Half Priced Draught Flights $5 2-6:30pm

Choose 5 of our beers on taps to taste, for only $5!

Tue
14
Health Starts Here Cooking Class
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Taqueria Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Cooking Class
Tuesday, May 14th
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Taqueria Eating Area, $10.00

Health Starts Here Cooking Class

Tuesday, May 14th

6pm – Taqueria Eating Area

Program Cost: $10/per person

 

Come join Gerrie Adams, Healthy Eating Specialist as she shows you how to whip up a delicious, fat-free, nutrient-dense Mexican Food Dinner!  Lean how to make healthy nachos, refried beans, and enchiladas!

 

Attendees will get to do hands-on cooking.  Fee includes materials, recipes, instruction and food! Reservations are required.  Space is limited so be sure to sign up early.

Wed
15
Kids' Cooking Club
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Front Dining Area
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Kids' Cooking Club
Wednesday, May 15th
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Front Dining Area, $5.00 per child

Kids Cooking Club:

Wednesday, May 15th

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Program Cost; $5 per Child

 

Have the Kids come join Gerrie, Healthy Eating Specialist, as she shows them how to make a delicious, fun, colorful pasta salad.  Gerrie will talk about the different types of pasta and then the kids will make their own, personalized pasta salad using healthy, tasty ingredients.

 

Reservations are required.  Attendees will receive materials, instruction, and, of course, their own pasta dish to take home – if it isn’t eaten first!

Thu
16
Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
12:00 AM @ Taqueria Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 16th
12:00 AM
Taqueria Eating Area, FREE* (*Health Starts Here Buffet $5)

Thursdays in May, start times vary, see below for details!

 

Each Thursday during the month of May, Gerrie Adams, Healthy Eating Specialist, will showcase reipes, tips and tricks to helping people achieve their goal of becoming healthier. All dishes featured will be made with nutrient-dense, plant-strong, low-sodium, oil-free and whole grain ingredients. Come learn how to make delicious dishes following the Health Starts Here program. Recipes and smaples are provided with this class. The featured recipe for each week will be:

 

May 2nd: Homemade Whole Wheat Vegetable Pot Stickers/Dumplings 6-7:30pm

May 9th: Health Starts Here 5 for $5 5:30-7:30 pm

May 16th: "My Beef With Meat"- Engine 2 Book Recipe Demonstration 6-7:30pm

May 23rd: Homemade Whole Wheat Baked Indian Samosas 6-7:30pm

May 30th: Yam Good Dishes- Recipes using yams and sweet potatoes 6-7:30pm

Thu
16
Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Light Up the Grill
Thursday, May 16th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Fee

The weather is warming up and that means it's time to head outside for some cooking over the coals or gratesl. Let's chat about our favorite foods to kiss with flame, tips and tricks for seasoning, and more. Follow #wfmdish to join the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Mon
20
This Week's Wine Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Wine Events
Monday, May 20th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, Prices vary by event

Monday, May 20th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Tuesday, May 21st: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Wednesday, May 22nd: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Thursday, May 23rd: Spring Fling! Flight of 4 wines for the May Queen! $5 4-6:30pm

 

Friday, May 24th: Gina Teaches the ABCs: As in Anything But Chardonnay, Anything But Cabernet...ever wondered what Viognier tastes like, or think Zinfandel's just for sissies? You won't after Gina schools you on the subject...$10 4-7pm RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED

 

Saturday, May 25th: Quintessential Spring Picks: Cinese from Quintessential Wines is making her Hangar debut, and bringing a 94-point rated wine along for back-up! $10 2-6:30pm RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED

 

Sunday, May 26th: Locals Only! Flight of 4 wines form Paso to Mexico! $5 12-5pm

 

Thu
23
Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
12:00 AM @ Taqueria Eating Area
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Health Starts Here Cooking Classes
Thursday, May 23rd
12:00 AM
Taqueria Eating Area, FREE* (*Health Starts Here Buffet $5)

Thursdays in May, start times vary, see below for details!

 

Each Thursday during the month of May, Gerrie Adams, Healthy Eating Specialist, will showcase reipes, tips and tricks to helping people achieve their goal of becoming healthier. All dishes featured will be made with nutrient-dense, plant-strong, low-sodium, oil-free and whole grain ingredients. Come learn how to make delicious dishes following the Health Starts Here program. Recipes and smaples are provided with this class. The featured recipe for each week will be:

 

May 2nd: Homemade Whole Wheat Vegetable Pot Stickers/Dumplings 6-7:30pm

May 9th: Health Starts Here 5 for $5 5:30-7:30 pm

May 16th: "My Beef With Meat"- Engine 2 Book Recipe Demonstration 6-7:30pm

May 23rd: Homemade Whole Wheat Baked Indian Samosas 6-7:30pm

May 30th: Yam Good Dishes- Recipes using yams and sweet potatoes 6-7:30pm

Sat
25
Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Luncheon Buffet
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Taqueria
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Health Starts Here 5 for $5 Luncheon Buffet
Saturday, May 25th
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Taqueria, $5.00

 

Health Starts Here  - 5 for $5 Luncheon Buffet

Saturday, May 24th from Noon to 2:00pm

Taqueria Eating Area

Buffet Cost: $5

 

Come enjoy a delicious, nutrient-dense, Plant-Strong meal lovingly made by Gerrie, Healthy Eating Specialist and Chef Tammy Lopes.  You will get 5 incredibly yummy dishes for only $5!  All dishes are made with whole grains, no dairy, no extracted oils, no processed sugars, and no added sodium, but lots and lots of flavor.

No reservations required.  And feel free to bring friends!

Mon
27
This Week's Wine Events
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM @ Hangar Bar
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This Week's Wine Events
Monday, May 27th
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Hangar Bar, Prices vary by event

Monday, May 27th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Tuesday, May 28th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Wednesday, May 29th: Happy Hour Specials: $2 Off Wines BTG 4-6pm

 

Thursday, May 30th: Spring Fling! Flight of 4 wines fit for the May Queen! $5 4-6:30pm

 

Friday, May 31st: Austin City Limits! Austin from Young's Market plans to send the May Queen out in style....$10 4-7pm RESERVATIONS RECOMMENDED

 

Wed
29
Health Starts Here STORE VALUE TOUR
12:00 AM @ Health Starts Here Desk (behind the Juice Bar)
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Health Starts Here STORE VALUE TOUR
Wednesday, May 29th
12:00 AM
Health Starts Here Desk (behind the Juice Bar), FREE! 2pm and 6:30pm

Health Starts Here - STORE VALUE TOUR

Wednesday, May 29th – 2pm and 6:30pm

Class will meet at the Health Starts Here Desk (behind the Juice Bar)

FREE Tour

 

Even if you have shopped at the Tustin Store for years, if you haven’t taken a tour with Gerrie, our Healthy Eating Specialist, you owe it to yourself!!!  We guarantee that you will learn more than one thing you never knew about our store, all while enjoying some delicious samples.  And it’s FREE!!

Thu
30
Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Wines of Summer
Thursday, May 30th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Online, Free

Cool, crisp whites, reds to pair with your favorite steak - wine is made for summer food. Join us as we chat about pairing wines with both weather and favorite summer foods. Follow #wfmwine to join the conversation from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CST.

Events At Nearby Stores

Meatless Mondays
Monday, July 28th
12:00 AM
Whole Foods Market Laguna Beach,

Each Monday come in to find delicious deals on meatless meals!  From $6 Tofu value meals, to 365 Veggie Dogs, we've got your Meatless Monday covered.

Each Monday come in to find delicious deals on meatless meals!  From $6 Tofu value meals, to 365 Veggie Dogs, we've got your Meatless Monday covered.

Better Bites Kids Club: Aurthur's Smoothie Party!
Monday, July 28th
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Whole Foods Market Laguna Niguel, Free

We are kicking off our Summer Kids Club series with a smoothie party! Smoothies are fast, easy way to pack nutrients into a portable cup. Kids will learn to create satisfying smoothies that are a healthy snack anytime of the day. Register by sending an email to joann.ekblad@wholefoods.com

We are kicking off our Summer Kids Club series with a smoothie party! Smoothies are fast, easy way to pack nutrients into a portable cup.

Vega Roadshow
Monday, July 28th
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Whole Foods Market Laguna Niguel, Free

The Vega Pop-up Roadshow is in the house! For the next ten days -- Tuesday, July 22nd through Thursday, July 31st -- we are hosting the Vega protein team as they sample out and educate customers on their amazing products from 12 noon - 8pm daily. All Vega products are 35% off during the entire roadshow so make sure to stop in and take advantage of this great sale!

The Vega Pop-up Roadshow is in the house!