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Desert Companion

On the plate

April's dining events you don’t want to miss


Brasserie, Burgers, and Oysters

April 9. This upscale version of a backyard barbecue is inspired by both Parisian bistros and the famed Comme Ça Burger. Chefs will offer a selection of three rotating, made-to-order burger specials on the patio’s grill, cooked with California olive wood. All burger orders will be paired with one of Comme Ça’s signature 18A cocktails or two beers for $19. Comme Ça in the Cosmopolitan. Wednesdays, 5:30-8p through June 30.
Info: 702-698-7910


Health food fair

April 12. Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian or trying to improve your diet, the Health Food Fair promises something for every palate. There’ll be cooking and tasting stations, physical fitness experts doing exercise demos, live music and carnival attractions. Nutrition counselors will also be on hand to dish out information about healthy eating. The event supports the mission of Rosie’s Wish and Life Skills & Skillets, organizations that teach life skills for people of all ages who suffer from diabetes, and for prevention of diseases such as obesity through healthy cooking and eating habits. 11a-6p. $3-$5. Clark County Amphitheatre


Honey Salt "farm table" dinner series

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April 14, 28. Featuring seasonally inspired American comfort food, Honey Salt’s “Farm Table” dinners are served family-style and showcase unique wine and beer pairings, while also showcasing local farms and locally grown produce. Farms such as Prime Time Farms, Prime Color Farms and Grow Smart Gardens will be featured at these dinners that take place on the second and fourth Monday of the month. $45, $65 with beverage pairing.

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