What’s on in Brisbane this week: January 6-17 | Gourmand and Gourmet

What's on in Brisbane this week: January 6-17

Wednesday 6 Press’d juice cleanse | Press’d | Teneriffe Got a little too feast-ive over the Christmas break and now you’re feeling like a Christmas pudding? Juiced when you thought you were stuck with your new jingle-belly for the next few months, never fear! You can simply start a juice detox from Press’d to get your diet back on track. With 1,2, 3, 5 or 6-day options to choose from filled with the freshest juices and most mouthwatering mylks; there’s something for everyone! We even road-tested a 3-day Press’d juice cleanse so you can read up on all the deets before you attempt it. Thursday 7 School holiday pizza making | Site Café Are you sick of watching Frozen on repeat and want to get a pizza some delicious action these school holidays? Why not take the kids on a flavourful adventure to Site Café where they can make their own pizza? Running all day everyday until January 25, kids can craft their own carby creations and get a drink to wash it down for only $7.90! Friday 8 Free nitro coffee day | Nitrobev Creamflow Coffee | Boundary Street Markets What’s cooler than being cool? How about ice cold cold brew on tap – for free! This coming Friday from 10:30am until they’re sold out, Nitrobev Creamflow Coffee will be thanking the community for their support throughout 2015 in the form of 200 free nitro coffees! So grab your friends, family and four-legged friends and head to the Boundary Street Markets for a subtly sweet, ice-cold coffee without the sugar slump. Friday lunches at the office | Cuisine on Cue Only three days back at work after the Christmas break and you’re already on Struggle Street? Well, we can’t call in sick for you, but we can give you something delicious to look forward to at the end of the week. Cuisine on Cue offer a scrumptiously stylish office lunch delivery service to turn day 5 of a rough first week into Fri-yay! Peruse their enticing catering menu here. Sunday 10 Sunday brunching | Various locations So Christmas is over and you’re feeling a little gloomy? It sounds like you need some haloumi! Brunch munchers, set your alarms and polish your forks, for we’ve put together Brisbane’s breakfast bucket list – round #3. They’re so damn egg-celent you’ll want to check this list twice! Trust us, we’re not bacon it up! Monday 11 $15 pizza | Il Posto | Paddington Let’s face it, Monday and Tuesday nights are hard. How do you muster up the energy to create a delicious dinner when you’ve only got mysterious leftovers staring back at you from the fridge? Il Posto to the rescue! Now you can treat your rumblesome tum to a delicious pizza from one of Paddington’s best for only $15! Check out their tasty menu here. Tuesday 12 Sangria Masterclass | The Sangria Bar | South Bank It’s fruity, it’s fizzy and it’s the concoction that all fabulous summers are made of. And now you can learn how to make your very own! The master-mixers at The Sangria Bar hold Sangria Masterclasses every Tuesday at 7pm for the refreshing price of $69 for two. That includes a jug of sangria and a tasty selection of Spanish treats! Wednesday 13 National Gluten Free Day Whether gluten leaves you feeling breadful or you just choose not to feature wheat in your diet, it’s time to celebrate National Gluten Free Day! We’ve spelt out a list of the best places to source Brisbane’s best gluten free restaurants and baked goods so that you don’t have to suffer through the grainful task of tedious menu scanning! Eat out at these places and you’ll never feel coeli-yucky again! Thursday 14 Thank Truck it’s Thursday | Wandering Cooks | South Brisbane A food truck food court with bin-fires, toasted s’mores and mulled wine if it’s cold (or some water play, beautiful skies and plentiful tapped beer if it’s not)? All we can say is…thank truck this wondrous event is on every Thursday! Every Thursday from 5pm ‘til 9pm, the carpark at Wandering Cooks fills with some of Brisbane’s best food trucks. With free entry and different vendors each week, how could you not come back every Thursday?