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August 2016

10 Upcoming Events That’ll Make You Proud To Live In CVille

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1. Yappy Hours: Most Sundays Until October

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Keswick Hall, 701 Club Dr, Keswick, VA 22947
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Wine and dogs – have you ever heard of such a spectacular duo? Whether you’re attending to play or interested in adding a new friend to your home, local animal shelters bring dogs in need of adopting to meet patrons and other dogs. Guests are encouraged to bring their own pups and a portion of the proceeds from the tasting room are donated to the visiting shelter. Cue the “awwwwwww.” Keep Reading

Poke Sushi Bowl Opens On UVa Corner!

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After the beloved Two Guys Tacos closed on the Corner, UVa students and CVille dwellers alike were stunned as to what could be coming to town. The newly-opened restaurant is none other than Poke Sushi Bowl!

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Poke is an increasingly trendy food. For those behind on the times, we’re talking about a raw fish salad that is a staple in Hawaiian cuisine – yum! Joining forces with Japanese influences of sushi, these bowls are sure to be delicious.

The shop works in a pretty simple manner. (1) Pick your based of brown or sushi rice. (2) Plop on a protein – anything from salmon and eel to krab or tofu. (3) Get creative with your mix-ins! Edamame, mango, seaweed, and more can all add some variety into your bowl. (4) Choose a sauce like the Ponzu Citrus, Coconut Cream, or Ginger Wasabi Shoyu. (5) Top it off with peppers, seeds, nuts, or seaweed!

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The many, many options laid out before you means your bowl can be customized and made one of a kind! For those overwhelmed by the many options of Poke Sushi Bowl, a variety of Signature Bowls are available for combinations that are guaranteed to be delish.

Check out the Dragon Bowl, Miso Tofu, or Hawaiian Bowl!

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Poke Sushi Bowl is also committed to maintaining healthy standards! They use a “non-oil” cooking procedure and do not welcome corn syrup or artificial flavors in their kitchen.

For a fast and delicious lunch, stop by today!

101 14th St NW, Charlottesville, VA 22903
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8 Salads To Try In RVA

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1. Continental Westhampton: The Ivy League

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5704 Grove Ave, RVA 23226
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The Ivy League is a high-achieving salad with dried cranberries, toasted pecans, crisp apples, and gorgonzola sprinkled over baby spinach and topped with a warm bacon vinaigrette. From chicken or shrimp to beef brisket and lamb, protein can be added to salads for a nominal fee. Keep Reading

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