Atlanta food events, June 14-21

The days are hot, the events are cool. From food and drink specials to beneficial events, Atlanta is full of foodie things to do this week.


The days are hot but the food and drink specials, festivals and classes are cool. Enjoy! (photo from Wikimedia Commons)

Morton’s, Mon., June 14 to Fri., June 18: Both Atlanta Morton’s locations celebrate Philanthropy Week, featuring a special prix fixe menu with proceeds going to a different selected charity each night. Includes steak choices, fish or crab cakes, sides, salad and a dessert. Check Web site for charity details and full menu. $75. 3379 Peachtree Road; 303 Peachtree Center Ave. 404-816-6535; 404-577-4366. www.mortons.com.

Rosa Mexicano, beginning Mon., June 14: Every Monday through Friday, Noches Calientes features menu and cocktail specials at the bar. Includes La Tradicional Margarita, Sangria de Rosa, select beers, tacos, quesadillas and more. 4-7 p.m. 245 18th St. 404-347-4090. www.rosamexicano.com.

The Capital Grille, Mon., June 14: Master Wine Tasting Event features up to 11 wines including types from California, Italy and New Zealand, and custom flights prepared on request. $25. 5-10 p.m. 255 East Paces Ferry Road. 404-262-1162. www.thecapitalgrille.com.

Wine Shoe Atlanta, Mon., June 14: Learn about and taste Cabernet Sauvignon varieties from all over the world. Maximum of 12-14 guests, RSVP on the Web site. $35. 6:30 p.m. 339 Nelson St. 404-577-2000. www.wineshoeatlanta.com.

Bocado, Tues., June 15: Sandwich, Side & Suds special features the Bocado Burger, fries and a weekly beer choice for $12. 887 Howell Mill Road. 404-815-1399. www.bocadoatlanta.com.

Buford Highway Farmers Market, Tues., June 15: Chinese Southern Belle presents hands-on cooking classes. This week, create three varieties of homemade spring rolls. Participants will receive a $10 BHFM gift card after "graduating" from each course. Registration required, e-mail bill.bhfm at gmail.com or call. 7-9 p.m. $15. 5600 Buford Highway, Doraville. 678-873-7447. www.chinesesouthernbelle.com.

Where to Eat
Food Events