Good day good friends,
If you are a Star Wars enthusiast, May perhaps the Fourth be with you!
Thursday is Cinco de Mayo, and Mexican places to eat will be packed. Know that the celebration marks the day in 1862 when 2,000 Mexican soldiers confronted 6,000 French troops at the Struggle of Puebla throughout the Franco-Mexican War — and received. So if you happen to be enjoying a margarita tomorrow, most likely raise a glass to the individuals of Mexico and the spirit of battling in opposition to the odds.
This weekend kicks off the initial of a few weekends of the Rochester Lilac Festival, which is bringing again totally free concerts in Highland Park, and of study course there will be lots of enjoyment pageant food stuff. On Could 21, it will host the Rochester Lilac Festival Craft Beer Expo, which will function far more than 40 craft breweries, cideries and distilleries.
And at last, Sunday is Mother’s Working day, and if you want to want to get Mom out for a good food, you would far better make reservations. I put collectively a list of 14 ideas for the large day — a person is the Lilac Pageant — and it is obtainable to subscribers only.
In this article are a couple of opportunities that arrived to my awareness just after the story posted:
• Braddock Bay Tavern and Grill, 372 Manitou Grill in Hilton, will provide a 4-system Mother’s Day evening meal for $54.99 for each individual. Uncover specifics on its Fb web page. A reader a short while ago emailed and raved about the brunch he experienced there.
• Charcoal Corral, 7037 Chapman Ave. in Perry, will serve a breakfast buffet from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The price $18.50 for older people, $16.95 for seniors and $9.95 for kids underneath 10. Mothers also can perform a free round of mini golf. Reservations are not approved for this buffet. Come across more information on its Facebook site.
• If your mom enjoys helados — colorful ices sold in Puerto Rico — Ice Dreams is giving a Mother’s Day box with 10 sample scoops of its own flavors, as well as a four-pack of Mamita’s Ices for $15. Purchase by May 7. Uncover specifics on its Facebook web site.
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Tracy Schuhmacher, foods, drink and society reporter
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This report originally appeared on Rochester Democrat and Chronicle: RocFlavors: Mother’s Day, Lilac Competition and other meals information