Curious about cheese? Head to Alon’s Bakery for a connoisseur-led cheese session. Ladies can learn more about wine during a special sparkling wine tasting. There are several fun, food events happening in metro Atlanta, so add one or all three of the following activities to your calendar. Be prepared to eat, drink and have a grand ole time.
Thursday, May 31: Women will be able to learn more about wine and nosh on bites during a special ladies night out at Double Zero at 7 p.m. Hosted by Jenny O’Donnell from Savannah Distributing, this event will focus on sparkling wines. Tickets, which are $60 inclusive of tax and gratuity, can be purchased here.
1577 N. Decatur Road, Atlanta. 404-991-3666 , doublezeroatl.com .
Friday, June 1: This month’s Meet the Connoisseur cheese tasting will feature Spanish cheese from Forever Cheese. Hosted by Alon’s Bakery and Market , guests will sample a variety of cheeses throughout the evening starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Morningside location only. Tickets, which are $15, can be purchased online.
1394 N. Highland Ave. N.E., Atlanta. 404-872-6000, alons.com .
Monday, June 4: Join members of the Atlanta Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier International for a Simple Abundance cooking class taught by seven female chefs who will prepare southern-inspired dishes at The Cook’s Warehouse in Midtown from 6:30-9 p.m. The evening will start with a simple at-home strawberry cocktail and cheese course and continue with techniques for mastering various dishes including sustainable seafood. Tickets, which are $85, can be purchased here. All proceeds will benefit the Atlanta Community Food Bank .
1544 Piedmont Ave. NE, Atlanta. 404-815-4993, cookswarehouse.com .