James Street Food and Wine

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3rd – 10th August is the Time to explore

Tasty Treats on James Street, Fortitute Valley

Julie Tjiandra from Scrumptious Reads on James Street has organised below special events, and there is something for everyone!  Scrumptious Reads

Check out details below – kick off is Sunday 4th of August with a Tea & Beer Pairing Event





Sunday 4th of August



Tea and Beer Pairing with May King and Matt Kirkegaard to be accompanied by scrumptious dishes from Gerard’s Bistro

May King Tsang of May King Tea and Matt Kirkegaard, a Brisbane-based writer and independent beer educator will discuss how tea & beer are perfect companions
May King and Matt will each present 3 different types of teas and beer. With each beverage Chef Ben Williamson of Gerard’s Bistro will create a dish to match
Come and join us for an interesting and sure to be entertaining evening





 Monday 5th August



Truffle connoisseur, Amanda Reboul – The Truffle Lady, takes us on a journey into the mysterious world of subterranean Ascomycete.
Champagne Canard-Duchene will be served on the night with food created by Chef Ben Williamson of Gerard’s Bistro








Thursday 8th August

This popular event with May King Tea and Chef Ben Williamson from Gerard’s Bistro is back again for the James St. Food Trail!
Join us for a night of tea and food pairing with May King Tsang, a Tea Note Speaker, the only Specialty Tea Institute’s certified speaker in Australia and Head Chef Ben Williamson of Gerard’s Bistro.
With an extensive knowledge of all things tea, May King Tsang will share her insights into the world of this popular beverage while Chef Ben Williamson will match these with his modern take on Middle Eastern food…






Saturday 10th August


Chef Shinichi Maeda and Sake Sommelier Miriam Gibson (of Sake Restaurant & Bar, Eagle St Pier, Brisbane) will conduct 2 master classes on sake & food pairing.
Chef Shinichi will create scrumptious dishes to match sake chosen by Sake sommelier Miriam






Saturday 10th August


MoVida chef & owner Frank Camorra will be in store for a chat and book signing.
Have a chat with Chef and try some Spanish snacks and food provided by Fino Food & Wine









Wishing you Fun on Food and Wine Trail!


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