And we roll:
The Covey Restaurant and Brewery (3010 S. Hulen Street 76109 phone: 817-731-7933) was awarded five awards at the 2009 Los Angeles International Commercial Beer Competition. The local brewery took one gold, two silvers, and two bronze. Their Scotch Ale brew took the gold, the Covey’s “100” and Smokestack Stout each won a silver medal, and Texas Wheat won a bronze in its category. So…go drink there.
Magic Hat Brewery is a lovely little new beer available in a few bars around town. By the fall, they will be offering a full line of beers available in stores. One of the beers they’ll be rolling out is their Number 9 brew which, according their marketing material ” works really well as summer beer, crisp and refreshing with tones of vanilla and apricot.”
Ultimate BBQ (5733 Crowley Rd, Fort Worth phone: 817-551-5300) A new BBQ joint in Fort Worth. Shocking. But, it looks like they have some pretty sweet deals, and live jazz every Friday night. Also, they are having a car wash Saturday June 20 from noon to 6pm for only $10. It includes a chopped beef sandwich & beer, and a live band. Here are their specials:
Tuesday- sausage sandwich w/ chips & drink for $4.50 plus tax
Wednesday- chopped beef sandwich w/ chips & drink for $4.50
Thursday- smoked turkey breast sandwich w/ chips & drink for $4.50
Friday- pork rib plate w/ 2 sides for $6.99
Saturday- brisket & ribs plate w/ 2 sides for $8.99
Abuelo’s (1041 West I-20 Arlington, TX 76017 — and multiple locations locally — phone: 817-468-2622) is giving away dinner to dads this Father’s Day. The offer also includes certificates for four complimentary entrees with the purchase of another entrée and two beverages. And the menu is:
Sonora Dinner: tender shredded beef burrito topped with chile con queso, plus a cheese enchilada and tamale, which will be redeemable June 22 through July 5.
Chicken Fajitas: sizzling wood-grilled chicken served with grilled onions, charro beans, guacamole, sour cream, shredded cheese, pico de gallo and flour tortillas, Laredo beef which will be redeemable July 5 through July 31.
Enchilada, cheese enchilada, and a crispy beef taco, which will be redeemable August 1 through August 31.
Sautéed Chicken Zucchini: Lightly sautéed premium chicken breast with sliced zucchini, roasted red peppers and corn in a delightfully spicy cream sauce, which will be redeemable September 1 through September 30.