Food Market News, Tucson-17th Street Market, Fry’s, RumRunnerby Karyn Zoldan on Aug. 27, 2009, under A Tisket, A Tasket, Grocery Stores, Life, Specialty Food Market
Tucson food market news
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Book Signing at 17th Street Market
On Saturday August 29, from noon to 3 p.m. local author Kate Mathis will be signing copies of her newly released novel Living Lies. Says Sue Giles, Editor in Chief, Tucson Lifestyle Magazine, “This mystery thriller has it all–suspense, intrigue, and romance. You’ll root for undercover operative Melannie Ward as she tackles professional and personal crises while living a lie. Kudos to first time author Kathe Mathis.” The 17th Street Market/The United Nations for Foodies is located in the Armory Park Artist Warehouse District at 810 East 17th Street, between Broadway and 22nd St., off of Euclid. A map can be found on the website or call for directions, 792-2588.
RumRunner Celebration and Sale
It’s hard to believe that it’s already been two years since The RumRunner/Dish moved over to their new location. So to celebrate – on Sunday, August 30, from noon to 6 p.m. practically everything in the store will be on sale – 20 percent off. Yep, that’s all wines including limited releases, spirits, beer, liqueurs, gourmet cheeses and products. You can also enjoy a sampling of cheese, olives, gourmet products, unusually flavored chocolates (bacon-flavored chocolate, anyone?), and of course, wine tasting. Wine tasting is from 2 to 4 p.m. Support a local business and come browse and shop. RumRunner is located at 3131 E. First Street (slightly east of Country Club Drive); 326-0121.
More Food Bites
–Food City has fire roasted Hatch chile in all stores.
–Wine tasting is coming soon to Trader Joe’s locations.
–How much sugar is too much sugar?
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