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Purple Treat The Purple Pelican Cafe hosts a wine tasting with appetizers the last Saturday of every month. $10. 6-8 p.m. Special tasting for Oct. 27 with Halloween costume contest and large selection of domestic and imported red and white wines and beers. 14705 Gulf Blvd., Madeira Beach. 727-394-0944. www.purplepelicancafe.com
Winemaker's Dinner The Black Pearl features a six-course meal with the wines of Kenwood, Arcadian, Morgan and Erath Wineries. Thursday, Nov. 1. 6:30 p.m. $99. 315 Main St., Dunedin. Reservations requested. 727-734-3463. www.theblackpearlofdunedin.com
Work Week Wine Down Wine tasting with snacks to unwind after a long work week. $12. Participants receive a $5 coupon to toward purchase. Friday, Nov. 2, and Friday, Nov. 9. 6-9 p.m. Grand Cru Wine Cellar, in the Main Street Shopping Center, 11724 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa. 813-269-8463.
Red Bordeaux Explore the differences in the left and right bank wines of Bordeaux, France, with instructor David Black. Includes St. Estephe, Pauillac, St. Julien, Margauz and St. Emilion. $25. Monday, Nov. 5. 6:30 p.m. Bern's Fine Wines and Spirits, 2208 W. Morrison Ave., Tampa. 813-250-9463.