Urban Oasis Presents
Dinner at Sunset featuring Chef Pamela Wasabi
Sponsored by SEED Food and Wine Festival and Wynwood Brewery
Verde Farm opens its doors on March 12th at Sunset, welcoming you with a tour around the farm followed up with a candle lit, cozy and intimate dinner at the Verde Kitchen Cafe.
Chef Pamela Wasabi will use fresh picked farm ingredients composing a savory five-course plant based Colombian inspired gourmet dinner to be paired with complementary Wynwood Brewery drafts.
Farm Tour: 5pm, First Course: 6PM
Get Tickets: http://tinyurl.com/jjd9odc
Pink Mushroom Cocktail, Tostones paired with La Rubia
Baked Platano, melted cheese, Hogao, Passion Fruit Aji
Veggie Tamal, Bean croqueta, Avocado salad paired with Magic City Pale Ale
Guanabana and Strawberry Merengon
Pop’s Porter with Oblea con Dulce de Leche
*Proceeds to benefit the Urban Oasis Project
Verde Kitchen Cafe
12690 SW 280th St
Miami FL 33033
About Urban Oasis Project
Creating a local food movement in Miami since 2009 accessible to all, Urban Oasis Project now manages the Upper Eastside Farmers Market and offers the Florida Access Bucks program at 4 markets to accept SNAP benefits and double their value. They’ve planted over 100 free gardens in Miami with low-income families, and host workshops and educational events to promote sustainability and health.
About Pamela Wasabi
Plant Based Chef and Educator
Pamela Wasabi is an industry leading plant based chef, certified health coach, psychology of eating counselor and a Mother. It’s her mission to help people heal their body and soul by eating a in a harmonious way that’s in accordance with Nature and their lifestyle. Today, she shares her expertise worldwide, offering lectures, workshops, classes and her high-end culinary expertise. It’s her purpose to educate, motivate and inspire others on the journey of restoring their relationship with food.
Wasabi has worked in the past for Choices Café, Oolite Restaurant & Bar, Jugo Fresh, Dr.Smood, Matthew Kenney, FitFoot (Madrid, Spain), SEED Festival 2014, 2015, Conscious Bite Out Pop up Dinner Events, in the various roles of raw, baking, pastry, plant based chef and educator.
About Verde Farm
Verde Farm and Market is an organic farm designed to create good food, skills training and jobs for the formerly homeless community living at Verde Gardens. This holistic approach teaches connection with our food and nutrition in a supportive environment. Verde Farms produce is found at the Upper Eastside Farmers Market, SW Community Farmers Market, Las Olas Farmers Market and the Adrienne Arsht Center Market, and is also available as a weekly farmshare. Verde Farm and Market are managed by Carrfour Supportive Housing as part of the Verde Gardens Community, designed as permanent assisted housing for formerly homeless families.
About Wynwood Brewery
Wynwood Brewing Company is Miami’s first craft production brewery, in the heart of Wynwood Art District, featuring a tap room. We are family owned and operated with the simple objective of bringing fresh, delicious, and creative beers to thirsty South Floridians and tourists alike. We operate a 15-barrel brewhouse and distribute our Blonde Ale, India Pale Ale, Gold Medal-winning Robust Porter, barrel aged Strong Ales and a rotation of seasonal offerings.
About Seed Food and Wine Festival
Seed Food & Wine, presented by Whole Foods Market, is the first plant-based food and wine festival in the country. SFWF celebrates delicious plant-based foods, fine wines, craft beers, spirits, and lifestyle products and companies, while raising health awareness. Events include upscale dinners, film screening, garden parties, and a Southern brunch, all leading up to a large-scale outdoor festival featuring food, wine, juices, music, gifts, organic body care, clothing, yoga, and everything that celebrates conscious plant-based living. Whether vegan, veggie-curious or you just dig meatless Monday, anyone who enjoys fresh, locally-sourced food will appreciate SFWF. The Festival will gather some of the most talented speakers, chefs, celebrities, athletes and authors for a fun, educational, sexy, hip but most of all delicious, week of food, cocktails, film, parties, and events.