BK's weekly Bites & Blends Market rounds up of the best dining and drinking events, deals and more.
Between Jun 6-12, Changwon Express will have five Lithuanian craft beers on tap, accompanied by BBQ from Grill Me Thailand. On Jun 8, you can meet the brewers, with live music from John Will Sail, from 5pm onwards.
A-Square, 120/1 Sukhumvit 26, 095-445-1465
French chef Jean-Christian Jury wrote the book on vegan cuisine—literally. His Phaidon published tome, Vegan: The Cookbook, has become an authority on meat-and-dairy-free cooking that tastes great. This Jun 6, Jury will be in Bangkok at Avani hotel’s Attitude rooftop restaurant, where he’ll prepare a seven-course plant-based dinner with wine pairing (B2,900) that he swears has the flavors and textures to satisfy vegans and carnivores alike. Beyond the salads, Jury will prepare cashew nut-cream-stuffed ravioli, zucchini spaghetti, vegan camembert and raspberry-chocolate cheesecake, to name just some of the courses.
26/F, Avani Riverside, 257 Charoennakorn Rd., 02-431-9100. Starts 7pm
From 6:30-9pm on Jun 7, enjoy pizzas and Baladin craft beer, while watching a film curated by La Dante Bangkok. B499 per person, limited to 20 seats. Tickets are available at TicketMelon
Sukhumvit Soi 33, 02-119-7677
Benvenuto Brunello Di Montalcino Wine Dinner
On Jun 7, Tables Grill hosts a dinner pairing 2013 Brunello di Motalcino from four different Tuscan wineries with an innovative six-course dinner from chef Hans Zahner. B3,800/person.
M/F, Grand Hyatt Erawan, 494 Ratchadamri Rd., 02-254-6250. Open daily 6-10pm, Sat-Sun 11am-3pm
On Jun 8-9, Jua executive chef Chet Atkins, pastry chef Jason Licker and mixologist Knut Randhem combine for a night of specially composed sweets, drinks and yakitori from 6-11:30pm.
672/49 Charoenkrung 28, 061-558-7689
Get creative at Toro Bangkok, as they celebrate World Gin Day allowing visitors to build their own Gin and Tonic and garnish it, from their menu. B1,200 for entry, including three glasses of g&T.
1/F, 72 Courtyard, Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor), 02-392-7790
On Jun 9, celebrate Heurigen Festival at Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park with Austrian cuisine and wine. Enjoy live music from 28 musicians from 5:30-10pm and win a lucky draw trip to Vienna with Austrian Airlines. Tickets starts at B650 for kids and B1,800 for adults.
199 Sukhumvit Soi 22, 02-059-5999
On Jun 9, Pure Luck teaches how to make kombucha from herbs, tea, spring water and other natural ingredients, with no sugar and flavor added starting from 1-4 pm, B3,800/person.
3/F, The Commons, 335 Thonglor 17, 096-556-1596
From 4pm onwards on Jun 9, celebrate World Gin Day at Cho Why with more than 30+ labels of gin and dance along to DJHomeHome throughout the night.
Soi Nana 17, Pom Prap Sattru Thai, 092-642-6494
This Jun 11 is launch of a new beer tasting and live music night at Live Lounge Bkk. From 7:30-1am jam along live music from Will Corbin and Valerie from Valerie Joyce and the Rising Sons, and enjoy discounted beer flights.
10/47 Trendy Building, Sukhumvit Soi 13, 02-168-7335
Aldo's chef Herve Frerard teams up with Brasserie 9's chef Patron Kenny for a 6-course dinner from 7-10pm at Brasserie 9. B2,500/person.
Sathorn Soi 6, 02-234-2588
Wine Tasting: Rising Stars of France