Traverse City Record-Eagle

June 27, 2013

Food in Brief: 06/27/2013

From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — Tea time

ELK RAPIDS — Pine Hill Nursery presents the first of three Herbal Happy Hour Workshops by Alana Haley of Roots and Wings Herbs at 2 p.m. today.

Participants in the hands-on workshop will learn to dry and handcraft herbs to make tea, taste several kinds and mix up a custom blend to take home. The class fee is $15.

To register, or for more information, call 599-2824. The nursery is located at 886 U.S. 31 North, 10 miles north of Elk Rapids.

Grilling demo

TRAVERSE CITY — The American GrillMaster Experience comes to Sam’s Club beginning at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Presented by the Beef Checkoff Program, Heinz and Coca-Cola, the tour event will offer a free crash course in the craft of live-fire grill mastery. Michael McDearman, an author, competition barbecue cook and TV personality, will share grilling tips and techniques, recipes, and steak samples with backyard chefs.

Sam’s Club is located at 2401 U.S. 31 .