September Celebrity Chef Series: Owen Maass, Molly Wellman

Head to Japp’s Annex on Second Sunday, September 9th for the Celebrity Chef Series, featuring Chef Owen Maass of Cumin (and the soon to open M.) and mixologist Molly Wellman of Japp’s.  City Cellars will once again generously pair a specially selected wine. The event is first come, first seated; seated guests are guaranteed wine and […]

Growth and Wellness at Second Sunday on Main

We’re so excited about the upcoming Second Sunday on Main this weekend! This month’s theme is Growth and Wellness, and to celebrate, we’ll be featuring farmers’ market & garden vendors, health & yoga demos, amazing local goods vendors, activities for the whole family, street performers and musicians, food vendors, and an outdoor beer garden.

Second Sunday on Main: […]

Celebrity Chef and Wine Pairings return to Second Sunday

The Celebrity Chef & Wine pairing event returns Sunday, June 10th with Executive Chef Jose Salazar and Pastry Chef Russ Wheeler of The Palace.

The Celebrity Chef and Wine Pairing event invites Second Sunday visiters to a wine pairing (generously provided by City Cellars) and chef demo by one or more local chefs. Guests are […]

Chef Wright’s Vermouth Braised Cod Recipe

As in previous months, Second Sunday on Main visitors in October got a tasty culinary treat at the Celebrity Chef and Wine Tasting event, this time courtesy of Daniel and Lana Wright of Senate. They kindly served up a preview of one of the dishes on the menu at Abigail Street, set to open November […]

Second Sunday on Main Foodie Fest!

Fellow foodies, this one’s for you!

Noon – 5pm: Street Festival
Browse for creative goods and goodies from food and craft vendors, listen to great live music, and enjoy an ice cold beverage in the official beer garden.

FOOD

Bring your appetite! You’ll definitely want to get your grub on at:

Iris BookCafe (1331 Main): Try in-house made […]

Recipe: Chef Salazar’s Tamale and Ceviche

If you were at August’s Second Sunday on Main Celebrity Chef Demo, you know how yummy the food and wine tasted!  Now you can re-create the tasty tamales and ceviche at home with Chef Salazar’s recipe–and be sure to pick up a bottle of Almira Los Dos at City Cellars to complement your meal!
Tamale filled […]

SSOM Indie Nati Pictures!

Another great Second Sunday has come and gone! The weather held up for most of the afternoon, and revelers enjoyed listening to live music, drinking good beer, buying handmade goods, and shopping on Main Street:

Add your photos to the Second Sunday Flickr group, and follow us on Facebook and Twitter for information about next month’s […]

Chef Taylor’s Citrus Honey Crab Cake Recipe

At July’s Celebrity Chef and Wine Tasting Event, Chef Dave Taylor of La Poste Eatery treated guests to delicious Citrus Honey Crab Cakes, which were paired with a lovely Domaine A&P Villaine Bouzeron Aligote courtesy of City Cellars. Here’s the recipe used:
Ingredients:
1 lb. Crab Meat (backfin or super lump)
Zest of 1 each: lemon, lime, […]

Chef Maass’ Tomato Salad Recipe

Cumin’s Chef Owen Maass created a crowd-pleasing tomato salad at June’s Celebrity Chef and Wine Tasting.  Here’s the recipe he (sort of) used:
Tomato salad
Makes 4 portions
• 4 large handfuls of mixed tomatoes
• Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
• Extra virgin olive oil
• Good red wine vinegar
• ½ a clove of garlic, grated
• 2 teaspoons […]

Second Sunday Music on Main!

The first Second Sunday of the year was marked by beautiful weather, an abundance of vendors, and a fantastic crowd!

The afternoon kicked off with a rousing samba parade by the group from the Peaslee Neighborhood Center. What is that instrument called, again?

Kids had fun creating their own noise-making instruments–parents, you’re welcome–thanks to the wonderful folks […]