Gathering foodies

April 20, 2022

Event

Culinary Art Experience Is Coming To The Momentary

The Momentary

The Momentary is hosting what has been voted the Best New Restaurant in the country on April 23 for a free to attend, one day culinary event. 

  • Food art: Turkey and the Wolf was voted Best New Restaurant in the country in 2017 by Bon Appetit, a food and entertaining magazine. The New Orleans’ Irish Channel neighborhood restaurant’s specialty is sandwiches, and people have gone as far as to call them an experience.
  • For one day only: The Turkey and Wolf team will be preparing and serving their culinary dishes in the Momentary Courtyard with music and frozen margaritas. With a total of five things on the menu, the Turkey and Wolf pop-up will serve delicious food until it’s sold out (menu priced a la carte).

For more information, click HERE

Sponsored by Explore Eden

Explore Eden Highlights How To Become A Host

Explore Eden

Explore Eden not only makes camping accessible to campers, it provides an approachable opportunity for individuals or families to become hosts and make income off of land.

  • The process: Becoming a host is easy through the Explore Eden app. You simply select “Become a Land Host,” add your property, then wait for a notice of approval sent within 48 hours! Almost anything with an outdoor element makes a great listing. 
  • The perks: You can choose your property’s availability through a customizable calendar and set your own prices. Becoming a host allows you to create income as well as give people the ability to connect with nature through your property. 

Download the Explore Eden app HERE.

Business

J.B. Hunt Announces Q1 Earnings & Revenue Increases

NWA Daily

J.B. Hunt exceeded expectations for the revenue of the first quarter by posting double-digit earnings and revenue increases. 

  • Compared: First-quarter earnings at J.B. Hunt rose by 65.9% from the same period last year. The company's market shares went from $146.6 million ($1.37 per share) to $243.32 million ($2.29 per share) in a year. Revenue rose by 33.2% from $2.61 billion to $3.48 billion. 
  • Only positive: Earning expectations at J.B. Hunt were $1.94 per share, and revenue expectations were $3.28 billion. The company gained from equipment sale gains among other factors. J.B. Hunt has hired more than 1,400 drivers this year and freight transactions rose by $430 million from the same period in 2021. 

Read the full press release HERE

Architecture

NWA Projects Receive American Institute of Architects Awards

NWA Daily

Two Northwest Arkansas projects have received awards in the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) 2022 Honors and Awards Program. 

Learn more about the American Institute of Architects HERE

Restaurant News

Only In Arkansas Highlights 8th St Market Restaurant

NWA Daily

Only in Arkansas highlighted a family-owned and operated Asian Fusion restaurant that recently changed its name, but has remained a Bentonville favorite. 

  • New name: Dough Zone in the 8th Street Market rebranded last year and became Roll & Fold. The new name came from the way most of the food on the menu is prepared — by rolling noodle dough and folding dumplings. 
  • On the menu: Everything at Roll & Fold is made on-site and full of homemade ingredients. The menu is a fusion of Asian street food dishes concentrating on Japanese, Korean, Malaysian, and Chinese. We recommend trying the egg rolls and any noodle dish.

Read the full Only in Arkansas article HERE

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