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Porkapalooza; Dunkies Secrets

BACK BAY — One Monday night a month starting on August 5th, The Salty Pig will host a Porkapalooza event where guest chefs will compete against "the home team" to create pork-based dishes centered around a specific pig part. Will Gilson (Puritan & Co.) kicks off the competition in August with pig head, followed by Karen Akunowicz (Myers + Chang) on September 23rd and Suzi Maitland (Trina's Starlite Lounge) on October 7th (pig parts TBD). [Official Source]

HUB-WIDE — From Dunkin' Donuts Easter egg donuts in the '70s to Frank the Baker's other acting roles, Thrillist rounds up 15 things you might not have known about Dunkies. The omnipresent donut chain was founded in Quincy back in 1948. [Thrillist]

SOUTH BOSTON — On Thursdays and Fridays, Southie's Local 149 offers simple boxed lunches to go, perfect for the beach. Even better? They'll even deliver them to you at the beach, if you're at nearby M Street. [Zagat]
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The Salty Pig

130 Dartmouth Street, , MA 02116 (617) 536-6200 Visit Website

Local 149

149 P Street, , MA 02127 (617) 269-0900 Visit Website