MRW's 2017 Culinary Events
Incredible Breakfast Cook-Off
Do good while doing breakfast. Hosted by Sea Dog Brewing Co. and Maine's Champions of Breakfast. This annual event, often referred to as Maine's best breakfast, will be held at South Portland Sea Dog with 100% of proceeds donated to Preble Street.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 7:30 a.m.
Buy Tickets: $25
Perfect Pairing Challenge
Featured bakers and bakeries serving sweet and savory treats are paired with a variety of Coffee By Design styled roasts. New for 2017, local coffee beers and coffee-infused cocktails will also be sampled. Indulge in sweet and savory treats from TIQA, Bayside American Cafe, Timber Steakhouse and Rotisserie, Cakes by Babbs, Vena's Fizz House, Walter's, Frisky Whisk, C-Salt, Love Kupcakes, and Dean's Sweets!
Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.
Buy Tickets: $35
Spirit Quest is a self-guided cocktail and paired bites walking tour that takes participants to Old Port and Arts District Restaurants and Bars throughout Portland. It's great fun and a delicious way to spend the afternoon.
Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Buy Tickets: $45
The MRW iPhone app locates the closest participating restaurant and helps you navigate to all the best places to eat and drink. Download your copy today.
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