Who knows if the rain will stay this weekend, so good thing these weekend highlights are indoors.
Pyramid Brewing will host a beer dinner tonight to highlight its seasonal Curveball Blond Ale. $45 dinner includes the following four courses paired with the Curveball. Call for reservations: (510) 528-9880.
First Course: Pigs in a Blanket – Pork Tenderloin wrapped in filo dough on baby mustard greens and Dijon apple sauce.
Second Course: Honey Fig & Goat Cheese Salad - Fig vinaigrette drizzled on frisee salad greens with honey candied figs and hand-rolled almond covered goat cheese
Third Course: Almond Crusted Mahi-Mahi - Crisp and buttery almonds coat Hawaii’s native mahi-mahi. Served with julienne tropical relish of pineapple, mango, and apple.
Fourth Course: Bombshell Parfait - Sugar covered green apples crown a creamy blend of caramelized blond apple parfait with sweet vanilla crème and crunchy granola.
Also tonight, Vintage Berkeley offers its weekly 5 flights for $5 from 5 to 7:45 p.m at both locations downtown and on College Avenue.
On Friday, R&B Cellars provides jazz and $10 wine flights at Angela's Bistro in Alameda from 5 to 8 p.m. Proceeds go to local charity.
Also Friday, Miss Pearl's Jam House continues its weekly complimentary wine tasting with a member of the East Bay Vintner's Alliance. This week Urbano Cellars pours from 5 to 6 p.m.
901 Gilman St., Berkeley
2113 Vine St., Berkeley
2949 College Ave
2301 Central Ave., Alameda
Miss Pearl's Jam House
1 Broadway, Oakland