Tampa Bay food and drink events

Wednesday, March 9: ABC Fine Wine and Spirits - 66th St. N, St. Pete

Another installment of ABC's tastings which feature over 50 wine selections from around the globe and cigars. Each guest receives a souvenir wine glass and a coupon for $5 off any purchase the night of the event. $10, 5:30-7:30 p.m. 2855 66th St N., St. Pete. 727-345-6149, abcfws.com

Wednesday, March 9: Maestro’s Restaurant at the Straz Center

Italian Bacchanalian Wine Dinner: This special culinary dinner at Maestro's Restaurant will feature a four-course meal with wines from the best Italian vineyards. See the menu here. Reservations can be made by calling 813-229-7827, in person at the Straz Center Ticket Office or online at www.strazcenter.org. $75 (including tax and gratuity); 5:30 p.m. 1010 N WC MacInnes Place, Tampa.

Wednesday, March 9: Total Wine & More St. Pete

Beer Class: Lagers and Ales, Beyond Pilsners and Pales. Taste a range of different color beers covering a wide, palate-smacking flavor spectrum. Class includes beer selections, tasting sheets, take home educational materials, and discounts on the beer presented in class. Class limited to 30 people. Call store for reservation. $15; 6:30-8:30 p.m. 4880 Park Street N, St. Pete. 727-544-6018

Thursday, March 10: ABC Fine Wine and Spirits - Fletcher Ave, Tampa

Another installment of ABC's tastings which feature over 50 wine selections from around the globe and cigars. Each guest receives a souvenir wine glass and a coupon for $5 off any purchase the night of the event. $10, 5:30-7:30 p.m. 2330 Fletcher Ave E, Tampa. 813-971-2122, abcfws.com

Thursday, March 10: Cru Cellars

This month, Tampa Bay Uncorked will take place at Cru Cellars. Meet with fellow wine lovers and sample wines by the glass from all over the world. All proceeds to benefit The Spring of Tampa Bay, Hillsborough County's only certified Domestic Violence Prevention and Emergency Shelter Agency. Representatives from The Spring will also be on hand to collect donated items. $10 at the door (cash or check only); 6:30-8:30 p.m. 2506 S . MacDill Ave, Tampa. 813-831-1117, crucellars.com