September 2013

Thu
05
Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: Cooking From the Garden
Thursday, September 5th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

Let's get excited about the bounty of fall flavors and discuss all the great ways to enjoy the season's freshest produce! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST.

Thu
05
Old World Wines vs. New World Wines
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Plano
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Old World Wines vs. New World Wines
Thursday, September 5th
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us as we compare old world wines to new world wines. We will taste Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and a Red Blend, 1 old and 1 new-side by side and discuss the similarities and differences. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Fri
06
Food Truck Friday
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Food Truck Friday
Friday, September 6th
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, Prices will vary depending on the item

Join us for Food Truck inspired food inside and great Local music outside on our patio! Bring your appetite!

 

Fri
06
Boulevard Brewing Company Tasting
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Boulevard Brewing Company Tasting
Friday, September 6th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Boulevard Brewing Company has grown to be the largest specialty brewer in the Midwest, with full or partial distribution currently in 24 states. Since 1989 their brewery has remained dedicated to the craft of producing fresh, flavorful beers using traditional ingredients and the best of both old and new brewing techniques. For this class we will sample some of their classic year round offerings as well as some limited beers from their smoke stack series. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Sat
07
Totally Tailgating
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Totally Tailgating
Saturday, September 7th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Football season is here! Come into the store today and try great ideas for food and drinks for the next big game!

 

Sun
08
Gluten Free Baking
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Gluten Free Baking
Sunday, September 8th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, $20

Join Megan for an afternoon of baking without gluten! We'll show how to incorporate nut flours and non-traditional grains into your everyday baking. Muffins, pancakes, brownies & more will be sampled. Please note that our kitchen is not a Certified Gluten Free Facility. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Tue
10
September is All-American Breakfast month—with Health Starts Here flair!
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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September is All-American Breakfast month—with Health Starts Here flair!
Tuesday, September 10th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $15

Breakfast is an important way to start your day. You need foods that fuel you through to lunch that are nutrient dense and delicious. Make breakfast items ahead to have for the week, like home-made whole grain English Muffins, no-oil granola, Engine 2’s Spelt pancakes and a seitan breakfast sausage. All recipes are dairy free and egg free. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Thu
12
September is National Mushroom Month—with Health Starts Here recipes!!
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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September is National Mushroom Month—with Health Starts Here recipes!!
Thursday, September 12th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $15

Mushrooms are great, offering a ‘meaty’ addition to almost any recipe. Mushrooms have amazing health benefits; one medium portabella has even more potassium than a banana or glass or orange juice!! Join Laurie as she takes a look at the different kinds of mushrooms and serves up some delicious ‘shroom-based recipes. All vegan recipes, that means no animal products including dairy and egg.  Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Sat
14
Say Yes to Organic!
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Say Yes to Organic!
Saturday, September 14th
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Come into the store today as we sample Organic foods around the store!

Sun
15
Pancake Breakfast
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ Plano
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Pancake Breakfast
Sunday, September 15th
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Plano, $7.00

Join Megan and Bev for a Sunday Breakfast:  fresh squeezed juice, bottomless coffee, in-house made sausage and pancakes made fresh to order served with butter and syrup. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

 

Mon
16
Knife Skills - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Knife Skills - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Monday, September 16th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $17

Do you have a good knife but do not know how to use it? This is a hands on knife cutting class. Do you have a knife and would like to bring? No problem! Please make sure knives are secured in a case and checked in with Chef Jason when you arrive. If you would like to borrow a knife please let Chef Jason know before the 13th. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Tue
17
Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Sushi - Hands on Cooking Class
Tuesday, September 17th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $35

Everything from picking the fish, to cooking the rice, and presentation. As in all the classes we eat what we make. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

 

Wed
18
Flight Night
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Flight Night
Wednesday, September 18th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

The third Wednesday of every month our Beer and Wine department tackles a new topic! Stop by the department or call the store for more details about this month’s topic! Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Thu
19
Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Online
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Twitter Chat: We Love Our Pets
Thursday, September 19th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Online, Free

We love our pets just as much as you do! So let's take an hour to share tips, best pet practices and show general appreciation for our fine furry friends! Follow #WFMdish to join in on the conversation from 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST. 

Thu
19
Not so fast! What's in that fast food?
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Not so fast! What's in that fast food?
Thursday, September 19th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join Laurie as she tackles this important topic. September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness month. Many of us let our kids have a fast food meal as a treat. But what are we treating them to? What are they putting in our fast food and why? Did you know there are some ingredients that are banned in Europe, but we still consume them in our fast foods in America? Class will include a brief overview of some simple guidelines for reading labels.  Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

 

 

Fri
20
Seasonal Chef's Tasting Dinner
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Plano
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Seasonal Chef's Tasting Dinner
Friday, September 20th
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Plano, $35

Join Chefs Jason and Megan for an evening to celebrate the Autumn Harvest. We will prepare and serve a five course dinner highlighting the best of the season.  Courses will include appetizer, soup, fish, beef and of course dessert!  Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

 

 

Sat
21
Farewell to Summer
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Plano
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Farewell to Summer
Saturday, September 21st
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us to today as we celebrate the last day of summer with all of your favorite foods of the season!

Mon
23
Vegetarian Cooking Class – Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Vegetarian Cooking Class – Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Monday, September 23rd
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $25

Check out these awesome vegetarian recipes for fall. Deviled Egg Salad Sandwiches and Pan Fried Tofu with Mushroom Gravy and Rice.  Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Tue
24
Blind Wine Tasting
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Blind Wine Tasting
Tuesday, September 24th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Time to Blind Taste!!!  Can you identify the varietal?  What country is it from?  Can you distinguish a $50 bottle from a $3.99 bottle? Join Carol and the wine team as we taste wines and discus these topics and more! Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Wed
25
Our monthly dinner club celebrates National Organic Harvest month
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Our monthly dinner club celebrates National Organic Harvest month
Wednesday, September 25th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $20

It’s officially autumn! Join Laurie for our monthly dinner club with an all organic vegan meal highlighting the season’s best. It’s time for soup, winter squash, roasted root veggies and more. Aaaaahhh—fall is in the air! Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Fri
27
Pumpkinpalloza!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Pumpkinpalloza!
Friday, September 27th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend as we celebrate the pumpkin and the start of the fall harvest! Come in and sample the seasons best!

Fri
27
Partners Cooking Class - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Partners Cooking Class - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Friday, September 27th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $25

Great date night for couples. Savory Appetizer Crepes, Salad Nicoise, and White Fish Amandine. This class includes large samples of all courses. Learn to cook and have fun at the same time. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Sat
28
Pumpkinpalloza!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Pumpkinpalloza!
Saturday, September 28th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend as we celebrate the pumpkin and the start of the fall harvest! Come in and sample the seasons best!

Sun
29
Pumpkinpalloza!
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Plano
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Pumpkinpalloza!
Sunday, September 29th
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Plano, FREE!

Join us all weekend as we celebrate the pumpkin and the start of the fall harvest! Come in and sample the seasons best!

Mon
30
Cooking 101 Tex Mex Cuisine - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Plano
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Cooking 101 Tex Mex Cuisine - Hands on Cooking Class with Chef Jason
Monday, September 30th
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Plano, $25

This is a basics class great for beginners cooking 3 different Tex Mex food dishes. Chicken Tortilla Soup, Pico, Guacamole, and Pan Seared Fajita Tacos. Class size is limited! Click HERE to reserve your spot.

Events At Nearby Stores

COMPLIMENTARY WINE BOTTLE ENGRAVING
Sunday, December 28th
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
IN THE WINE DEPARTMENT, FREE with purchase of $10 or more bottle of wine

Need a host gift for New Year's Eve? Give a personalized bottle of wine! We're offering complimentary wine bottle engraving with the purchase of a $10 or more bottle of wine. 

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Meatless Monday Pop-up Venue
Monday, December 29th
11:30 AM
Addison,

Each Monday will feature a new, different and meatless noontime lunch option.

Each Monday will feature a new, different and meatless noontime lunch option.

Whole Kids Story and Craft Time
Tuesday, December 30th
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cafe, FREE!

Bring the kids for this fun hour of crafts, stories, and healthy snacks! Ages 3-6.

Bring the kids for this fun hour of crafts, stories, and healthy snacks! Ages 3-6.