GET A TASTE OF LOWER MANHATTAN IN THE NEXT FOOD TOUR SPONSORED BY THE ALLIANCE FOR DOWNTOWN NEW YORK

04/01/2011
GET A TASTE OF LOWER MANHATTAN IN THE NEXT FOOD TOUR SPONSORED BY THE ALLIANCE FOR DOWNTOWN NEW YORK

WHAT: The Alliance for Downtown New York will host the next installment of its walking food tour series, “Downtown Eats: Discover Deliciousness,” on Saturday, March 27, featuring a taste of several restaurants in Lower Manhattan.

Downtown Eats food tours take place on alternate Saturdays through May 22. The culinary adventures feature a rotating cast of Lower Manhattan’s best restaurants. Participants in previous tours have enjoyed wine and cheese pairings, Italian antipasti plates, lobster BLTs, artisinal olive oils, chocolate ganache, and much more of Lower Manhattan’s tastiest fare.

The tours also offer participants insight into the history of Lower Manhattan’s development, and the recent changes that have made the area one of New York’s fastest-growing residential neighborhoods. Past stops on the Discover Deliciousness tour include Harry’s Italian, Les Halles Downtown, Jack’s Stir Brewed Coffee, Passanella and Son Vintners, Trinity Place, Provisions and Zaitzeff.

For more information on the food tours and to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.downtownny.com/foodtours.

WHEN: March 27, from 12 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: In front of the Equitable Building, 120 Broadway, between Pine and Cedar streets