Black Bear Bourbon Bar - 10375 Ute Pass Ave., Green Mountain Falls; 684-9648, 964-2990, firstname.lastname@example.org. - Basic Bourbon Training, 8-10 p.m. Fridays. Cost is minimal and varies.
The Curious Palate Wine Tasting Classes - Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 30 W. Dale St., $25 and up. Advance tickets: tinyurl.com/z8j5pcw. - 6-7 p.m. May 10.
The French Kitchen - Call location and for cost. Registration: 694-4016, tfkcc.com. - Appetizers, 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday or May 10.
The Seasoned Chef - 999 Jasmine St., Suite 100, Denver. Registration: 1-303-377-3222, theseasonedchef.com. - The Spring Vegetarian: From the Everyday to the Exotic, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, $79. - Couples Class: Live from Havana, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Friday, $160.
Vegan Cooking Classes - Registration: jlgoesvegan.com. - Mastering Tofu and Tempeh, 6-8 p.m. Monday, Colorado State University Extension, 17 N. Spruce St., $45.
Argonaut Wine and Liquor Wine Tasting - 100 wines and appetizers, 5:30-8 p.m., Park Hill Golf Course, 4141 E. 35th Ave., Denver, $30 in advance, $35 day of event. Reservations: Sheila Carey, 1-303-831-7788.
FRIDAYS AND SATURDAYS
Chocolate Tasting Experience - Stop in between 7-10:30 p.m., Cacao Chemistry, 109 N. Tejon St., free; email@example.com.
Italian Wine Tasting - 8-10 p.m., Fratelli Ristorante Italiano & Artist Galleria, Roman Bar, 124 N. Nevada Ave., cash bar; 575-9571.
SATURDAYS AND SUNDAYS
Downtown Food Tour - 2-5 p.m. Saturdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays, downtown, $55. Reservations: rockymountainfoodtours.com.
Sunday Funday Wine Tour - 11 a.m.-3 p.m., 818 17th St., Denver, $88. Reservations: milehighwine tours.com/reserve-now.
Elena Walch Winemaker Dinner - 6 p.m., Till Kitchen, 9633 Prominent Point, $75. Reservations: 282-8004.
The Chemistry of Whiskey and Other Concoctions - Curiosity Unlimited luncheon and lecture, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Briarhurst Manor-Conservatory, 404 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. Call for cost and reservations: 598-6780.
Mother's Day Jazz Brunch - Hosted by the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Pinery at the Hill, 775 W. Bijou St., $65, $30 for 12 and younger. Reservations: 247-8686, tinyurl.com/lwhg8tk.
Email information at least two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.