Each Friday at 8am on 88Nine, Milwaukee Magazine’s dining critic, Ann Christenson, and 88Nine foodie Tarik Moody discuss Milwaukee’s culinary and restaurant culture.
On this week’s episode, we talk about Alton Brown’s plan to reboot his popular show, Good Eats. We also talk about The Tandem’s upcoming soft opening, Irie Zulu’s 1 year anniversary, and the menu at the Paisley Park museum.
Alton Brown to reboot Good Eats in 2017
One of our favorite cooking shows will be returning in 2017. Alton Brown plans to create a sequel to his popular show Good Eats. The new show called “A Cooking Show” will be an internet-based show. Brown talked about the show in a Facebook Live post.
You can catch Alton Brown live at The Riverside Theater on April 8 for his “Eat Your Science” show.
The Tandem’s Soft Opening
The new Lindsay Heights Restaurant will be having a soft opening Nov. 15 – 20. Reservations are first-come, first-serve.To make reservations, please call The Tandem between 10am and 5pm: 414-885-1919.
Irie Zulu’s 1-Year Anniversary
Wauwatosa’s Irie Zulu will be celebrating its 1-year anniversary next week. Here is the schedule of events:
Tuesday Nov 15 (3-9PM)
– Dinner Service & African Music
Wednesday Nov 16 (3-9PM)
– Dinner Service & African Music by Ina Onilu Drum and Dance Ensemble
Thursday Nov17 ( 3-9PM)
– Dinner Service & African Music by local Artists
Friday Nov 18(3-10PM)
– Dinner Service & Reggae Music by local Artists Oumar Sagna
Saturday Nov 19
– 3-10 PM: Dinner Service & Reggae Music by all the headliners
– 10:30- 1am: Afro Caribbean house party by various DJs
Portion of sales will benefit the following organizations:
1. Tosa Cares
2. Alice’s Garden
3. Cameroonian Community Center ( CamCom)
Prince-inspired Menu at the Paisley Park Museum
A couple of weeks ago, Prince’s studio officially became a museum. At a recent media event, the museum shared a Prince-inspired menu. Dishes like pancakes, jerk popcorn, Minnesota Grilled Chesese were featured on the menu. There is no news on whether the museum has plans on creating a restaurant, but we hope so.