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Here are the top 5 food and drink events happening in Austin this week

Here are the top 5 food and drink events happening in Austin this week

Left Hand Brewing Company beer nitro glass
Left Hand Brewing Company is visiting Easy Tiger for one night of special brews this week. Left Hand Brewing Company/Facebook

This week is full of events for beer lovers, ice cream fiends and aspiring Top Chefs. Take a bite out of these food and drink happenings, or check out our calendar for a full list of events.

Left Hand Brewing Seminar and Flight
Eric Wallace, co-founder of Colorado's Left Hand Brewing Company, hosts a seminar and beer flight tasting at Easy Tiger. Featured beers include Polestar Pilsner, Introvert Session IPA, Good Juju and Milk Stout Nitro. Tickets are $15 and reservations are acquired. Regular patrons can also enjoy a special Left Hand Brewing menu on Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 11 at 6 pm

Amy's Ice Creams Trick Olympics
Head over to Amy's Ice Creams at the Grove for the 11th annual Trick Olympics. Amy's employees will show off their oh-so-amazing ice cream tricks. This free, sweet show is guaranteed fun for the entire family.
Tuesday, August 11 at 7 pm

Apothecary presents a Goose Island Beer Dinner
This chic Austin eatery is hosting Chicago's Goose Island Beer Co. for a six-course supper paired with some of the brewery's finest beverages. Tickets are $65 and all-inclusive.
Tuesday, August 11 at 7 pm

Lake Austin Spa Resort presents a Cooking Class with Gail Simmons
Gail Simmons, culinary star and regular Top Chef judge, will be instructing a unique cooking class for overnight guests at Lake Austin Spa Resort on Saturday. Guests are also invited to a wine reception and book signing on Sunday.
Saturday, August 15 at 11 am

Rocco's Grill presents a Benefit Brunch
Head to Rocco's Grill for Sunday brunch with a cause. The Bee Cave restaurant will be serve up fun dishes like waffles and wings, with 20 percent of the proceeds going to The Flatwater Foundation.
Sunday, August 16 at 10:30 am