Atlanta food events, May 24-31
Summer's on its way and that means barbecue! Plus special dinners, tastings and events all over Atlanta.
Memorial Day is next Monday, May 31. The unofficial beginning of summer always means the opening of swimming pools and lots of barbecue. Check out some 'cue-related events and other tastings, and special dinners going on this week in Atlanta.
Antica Posta, Tues., May 25: Three-course meal featuring paired Chianti wines from the estate of San Felice in Italy. Paolo Boselli will be on hand representing the estate. Reservations required. 7 p.m. $115. 519 East Paces Ferry Road. 404-816-4071. www.anticaposta.com.
Marietta Wine Market Wed., May 26: Tasting featuring four wines from the Madrigal family vineyards. Madrigal wines are some of the best-sellers at Marietta Wine Market. 5-7 p.m. Free; charity donation encouraged. 18 Powder Springs St., Marietta. 770-919-1574. www.mariettawinemarket.com.
Whole Foods Ponce de Leon, Wed., May 26: 5% Day, where 5% of all net sales will be donated to BeltLine Partnership, Inc. 8 a.m.-10 p.m. 650 Ponce de Leon Ave. 404-853-1681. www.wholefoodsmarket.com/storesbeta/poncedeleon/.
One Midtown Kitchen, Thurs., May 27: Mangia! Mangia! Meatballs Thursdays begins with a three-course family-style meal featuring a weekly meatball selection, salad and dessert. This week: Caesar salad, veal and ricotta meatballs and tiramisu. Reservations required. $14.50 or $19.50 with bottle of wine. 559 Dutch Valley Road. 404-892-4111. www.onemidtownkitchen.com. (Music plays automatically on load)
(The followingMay 27 events are a few specials that happen weekly with Atlantic Station's summer free movie series. This week: A Hard Day's Night. Note that the movies are weather permitting, check Facebook for more details and a full list.)
Geisha House, Thurs. May 27: Special dinner for two featuring one shared appetizer, two entrees and a shared dessert. $35. 1380 Atlantic Drive. 404-872-3903. www.dolcegroup.com. (Music plays automatically on load.)
Dolce Enoteca, Thurs., May 27: Special dinner for two featuring one shared appetizer, two entrees and a shared dessert. $35. 261 19th St. 404-872-3902. www.dolcegroup.com. (Music plays automatically on load.)