This weekend, celebrate International Beer Day at Veza Sur and Pubbelly, pick up fresh bread and pastries at Sullivan Street, sample Jamaican patties at Jrk!, and cool down with ice cream at Salt & Straw.
International Beer Day at Pubbelly Sushi
Celebrate International Beer Day at all Pubbelly Sushi locations on Friday (today). Sip $6 pours of the restaurant’s house beer, Yoshitomo blonde ale, which Pubbelly partnered with Miami’s Focal Brewery to launch in October of last year. Locally made and exclusive to the restaurant, it sports a light, sweet, refreshing flavor. All day Friday, August 6, at all Pubbelly Sushi locations; pubbellyglobal.com.
Jamaican Independence Day at Jrk!
From 1 to 6 p.m., celebrate Jamaican Independence Day on Friday (today) at Jrk! in Aventura. Enjoy sounds of the Caribbean courtesy of a Iive DJ, complimentary mini patties, and classic Jamaican sodas throughout the day. Raffle tickets will be sold for the chance to win a $50 gift card to the restaurant, with proceeds donated to a local school to support community education. On Saturday from 3 to 4 p.m., stop by the restaurant to celebrate National Patty Day — Jrk!’s delicious patties, including vegan, chicken, and beef varieties, can be purchased for two for $5 or 12 for $30. 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, August 6 and 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 7 at Jrk!, 19565 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura; 305-974-2480; eatjrk.com.
International Beer Day at Veza Sur Brewing Co.
Miami’s own Veza Sur is behind a lineup of specials for International Beer Day. From 4 to 7 p.m., enjoy $3 beers and half-off a selection of menu items. Plus, $7 crowlers to go and $30 variety pack cases of beer! 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, August 6, at Veza Sur, 55 NW 25th St., Miami; 786-362-6300; vezasur.com.
Sullivan Street Bakery Miami Bake Sale
This weekend, Sullivan Street Bakery Miami hosts its weekly Saturday bake sale at the Little Haiti wholesale bakery. Pop in for bread (focaccia, brioche, six-grain with honey, country wheat sourdough), pizza (pomodoro, onion, and bianca), and pastries (canotto, olive oil cake, and gemmina cookies). Order ahead for pickup or delivery via ssbmiami.com. Starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, August, 7 at Sullivan Street Bakery, 5550 NE Fourth Ave., Miami; 305-751-1144; sullivanstreetbakery.com.
Berries, Berries, Berries Menu at Salt & Straw
Summer is in full swing, so take a much-needed cool down by sampling Salt & Straw’s new seasonal flavors in Wynwood and Coconut Grove. “Berries, Berries, Berries” includes five ice cream flavors, ranging from “Birthday Cakes and Blackberries” with vanilla ice cream, rainbow-sprinkled birthday crumble, and blackberry jam to “Goat Cheese Marionberry Habanero,” a tangy goat cheese ice cream with a fruity, fiery jam with marionberries. Salt & Straw Wynwood, 246 NW 25th St., Miami; and Salt & Straw Coconut Grove, 3015 Grand Ave. #145, Coconut Grove; saltandstraw.com.