New microbrewery, free lunches for those in need and more in Evansville-area food news

EVANSVILLE, Ind. — We’re bringing you Tri-Condition restaurant happenings and food items news you want to know. Here is the latest.

Flora June’s Scoop Shoppe in Fort Department is hosting an ice cream social on Sunday, June 14 from 1-4 p.m. to benefit the developing or renovation of an Dependancy Alternatives Women’s Recovery Residence. Have ice product and delight in video games, raffles, stay music, and other loved ones-pleasant enjoyment.

Flora June’s is at 100 W. Locust St, Fort Branch, Indiana 812-664-6737.

The Kant Brewing Co. is the area’s latest microbrewery.  It’s in Fort Branch, just a brief drive up U.S. 41, and is open on Saturday and Sunday, from midday till 8 p.m. or until the beer operates out.

Kant Brewing Co. is at 108 W. Locust St. in Fort Department, Indiana.

The Kant Brewing Co. is a new microbrewery in Fort Branch, Ind.

The Kant Brewing Co. is a new microbrewery in Fort Department, Ind.

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The Queen B’s Cuisine truck programs to when once more offer free Wednesday lunches during the summer time in neighborhoods the place young ones and households are in require. Dates and spots will be introduced quickly. This work relies on donations of pounds and volunteer hrs. Donate or inquire by messaging the Facebook webpage at or by contacting 812-470-0634.

The Rooster's Den Comfort Food is an upcoming restaurant in Newburgh, Ind.

The Rooster’s Den Convenience Food items is an forthcoming restaurant in Newburgh, Ind.

The Rooster’s Den Convenience Foods Cafe is a new Newburgh enterprise likely into the former Burger King building just off Indiana 66. The menu is explained on social media as “down home good cooking.” An opening date has not however been declared.

The Rooster’s Den will be at 3988 Haley Push, Newburgh, Indiana.

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Sassafras restaurant is now open up in Owensboro. This distinctive spot is upscale, all scratch and hyper-nearby that includes components from Kentucky and the nearby location in dishes these kinds of as ratatouille and braised beef shorter ribs in excess of grits, smoked pork and innovative sandwiches. The restaurant t is reservation-only for the time getting.

Sassafras is at 420 Frederica St. Owensboro, Ky. 270-240-1888.

Steve’s Oink-N-Squeel Barbecue Sauce, a local Evansville favored, will before long have a barbecue truck. We’ll announce when it is serving. In the meantime, acquire Oink-N-Squeel first or habanero sauces at community suppliers or appreciate it on the Filthy Abundant sandwich with smoked pork, candied bacon, caramelized onion, and mac ‘n cheese on Texas toast at Bud’s Rockin’ Country Bar & Grill.

Thomason's baked beans, full of pulled pork and flavored with house dip, are a local legend that Kevin Gibson would like to see on grocery store shelves.

Thomason’s baked beans, comprehensive of pulled pork and flavored with dwelling dip, are a nearby legend that Kevin Gibson would like to see on grocery retail outlet cabinets.

Thomason’s Barbecue in Henderson will be partnering with the Ky. Bourbon Festival for the initial Bourbon Cash BBQ Problem & Distillery Invitational on Friday, June 10, and Saturday, June 11, in Gethsamane, Kentucky, which is about 2.5 hours from Evansville or Henderson.  Tickets are $10 for grown ups and $5 for youngsters 17 and less than. This is a family members pleasant party. There will be are living entertainment, bouncy homes, and lots of barbecue food trucks and Bourbon for all.

The Bourbon Funds BBQ Problem will be at the Dant Crossing Mattress and Breakfast at 225 Dee Head Highway, Gethsamane.

Thomason’s Barbecue is at 701 Atkinson St., Henderson, Kentucky 270-826-0654.

Trickey’s Brews and Bevs in Boonville is, just in time for summer time, now carrying Lolly’s Pops, Evansville-made artisan fruit and dairy frozen ice pops. Flavors may perhaps modify but seem for cookies + product, strawberry lemonade, mango lime, passionfruit pineapple and a lot more.

Trickey’s Brews and Bevs is at 120 W. Locust St., Boonville, Ind. 812-217-8219.

The Tri-State Food Bank, Inc. is offering absolutely free breakfast and lunch for kids 18 and underneath at some neighborhood colleges as a result of June or in some cases July. Find moments, dates and spots on the Fb website page at

Get in touch with Aimee Blume at [email protected]

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