Taste of the Nation; Rosé Dinner at db Bistro

By Liana Lozada | July 16, 2013 | The Latest Homepage Latest

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Taste of the Nation South Florida returns on July 25. (image via)

Taste of the Nation: Share Our Strength’s annual Taste of the Nation South Florida fundraising fête is less than two weeks away. The event will take place on Thursday, July 25 from 7 to 10 p.m. inside the Loews Miami Beach Hotel, with food from more than 30 top-tier dining establishments. Participants include Shikany, Zuma, Makoto, Joe's Stone Crab, Red the Steakhouse, Sakaya Kitchen, and Restaurant Michael Schwartz. VIP tickets are $250 per person, general admission tickets are $125. [Tickets]1601 Collins Ave., Miami Beach

Rosé Pairings at db Bistro Moderne: On Thursday, July 18, starting at 6:30 p.m., db Bistro Moderne will host a four-course rosé wine dinner featuring sips selected by new sommelier Christopher Birnie-Visscher. Dishes include an herb-crusted lamb chop main dish and raspberry crémeux for dessert. Seating is $99 per person and reservations are required. 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami, 305-421-8800

Food & Wine Magazine Party at Khong River House: Bombay Sapphire will join Food & Wine to nod the 25th anniversary of Miami's Best New Chefs program at Khong River House this Thursday, July 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. The celebratory gathering will feature complimentary cocktails and bites by Khong's Piyarat Potha Arreeratn, aka Chef Bee. 1661 Meridian Ave., Miami Beach, 305-763-8147

Venezuelan Specialties at Wynwood Kitchen & Bar: Venezuelan cuisine will close Wynwood Kitchen & Bar's summer-long exploration of Latin American flavors. The à la carte menu, which reflects chef Miguel Aguilar’s native country, will be available every Thursday throughout July for lunch and dinner. Featured specials include arepas, Venezuela's signature cornmeal cakes, and a sugarcane juice cocktail. 2550 N.W. 2nd Ave., Miami, 305-722-8959

The Art of Wine and Food: Learn to maneuver the wine aisle better with the Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale's “Art of Wine and Food” series. A new edition takes place Thursday, July 25 from 6 to 8 p.m. and explores the best wines with a $20 price tag. The event also teaches proper food pairing tips to enhance flavors and aromas. Stephanie Miskew, a certified sommelier and wine educator, leads the course. Cost is $40 per person. Reservations are required as seating is limited. 1 E. Las Olas Blvd., Ft. Lauderdale, 954-262-0249

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