Foodies in the Slope have been keeping pretty close tabs on Sweetwolf's, which has been under construction for several months on quiet Sixth Avenue and 12th Street. They scouted menu items with help from Facebook, built a wood-burning oven and partnered with Forty Weight Coffee to operate the restaurant as a cafe during the morning hours, and now it appears as if they're in the final pre-opening stages, taking to Facebook once again to invite fans to private soft-open tastings.
The restaurant's focus, according to co-owner Tim Judge, is to foster a community and serve as a neighborhood hangout, and that approach fits right in with their Facebook strategy. On Monday and earlier today they updated their page with an invite to come sample the food and drink, on the house, with one caveat: you must be one of the first ten people to respond to their wall post. If you're one of the lucky ones, the offerings look damn tasty. Here was the menu for Monday's tasting: