Local tasting events


Village at Sandhill, 661-3 Promenade Place, (803) 708-4755,

Jan. 2: 4-6 p.m. Beer tasting.

Enoree River Vineyards and Wines

1650 Dusty Road, Newberry, (803) 276-2855,

Every Tuesday through Saturday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Taste a variety of wines. $3.50 per person

Fleur de Lys Home Culinary Institute

3001 Millwood Ave., (803) 765-9999,

Thursday: New Year's Eve Gala Black Tie Dinner. Four-course meal with champagne. Menu: dove fontina ravioli with foie gras cream sauce and Mumm Joyesse champagne reduction; Maine lobster bisque with vintage Martell cognac; tournedos of beef flambe with French black truffle perigord sauce and mousseline of vegetable au gratin; harlequin of chocolate with Grand Marnier. $333/couple, $167/single

Mo Mo's Bistro

2930 Devine St., (803) 252-2700;

Every Wednesday: 6 p.m. wine tasting

Total Wine & More

275-D Harbison Blvd., (803) 407-3722

Every Friday and Saturday: noon-6 p.m. Free

WineStyles Wines & Gifts

Shoppes at Woodhill, Garners Ferry Road, (803) 695-1120

Every Thursday: 5-8 p.m. Wine tasting. $5 (refunded with purchase from sampled wines)