PASTA AND WINE Alfredo, marinara and cream, oh my. Figure out what to serve with these tough cookies. $10; includes souvenir glass and hors d'oeuvres. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Fri., May 27. Uncorked, 2706 Fourth St. N., St. Petersburg (727-892-WINE).
25 WORLD WINES AND BEERS Sample wine and beers from countries like Australia, Germany, South Africa and Chile. $15 in advance, $20 at door. 7:30 p.m. Fri., May 27. Charlie's Wine Cellar, 533 S. Howard Ave., Tampa (813-250-1967 or www.charlieswine.com).
UNCORK YOUR TASTE Cork & Olive, a chain of wine shops in the Bay area, offers free wine tastings daily at all locations. Find the nearest at www.corkandolive.com.
GRAND CRU WINE CELLARS Grand Cru holds wine tastings every Friday. $10. 6-9 p.m. Second Friday of every month features live music, beer tastings and food. Grand Cru, 1724 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa (813-269-8463).