Chef Sue Zemanick's soup pop-up is at Simone’s Market Jan. 22_lowres

Former Gautreau's chef Sue Zemanick has a soup pop-up Monday, Jan. 22, at Simone's Market.

Oak Street grocer Simone’s Market (8207 Oak St., 504-273-7706) is celebrating its first anniversary next week with a series of daily specials. Kicking off is former Gautreau’s chef and James Beard award-winner Sue Zemanick, who is popping up with a soup showcase 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22.

[jump] The menu for Sue’s Soups includes a tomato basil version with Benton’s bacon, goat cheese and ciabatta croutons, Hungarian cauliflower soup with paprika, dumplings and creme fraiche, French onion soup with Gruyere crostini, and a coconut red curry and with winter squash, spicy greens and garlicky cashews. Soups are available by the pint or quart.

The lineup of specials is as follows:

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 23

Beers and Brats, including local brews and a brat tasting

5 p.m. to 7 pm. Jan. 24

Liquor tastings

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 25

Meet your farmer and food maker

5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Jan. 26

Wine and cheese tasting

2 p.m. to 5 pm. Jan. 27

Hawks Boil Up crawfish boil

3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 28

Whole hog cook out with birthday cake, Big Easy Bucha and Parish Brewery samplings