3 scrumptious events to check out in Boston this week

If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of Boston food and beverage. From a s'mores bar with live entertainment to a chocolate and coffee tasting, there's plenty to explore and enjoy if you're hungry for something new.

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Winter Wonderland at Loretta's Last Call

If the winter weather's got you feeling blue, Loretta's Last Call's Winter Wonderland will help lift your spirits.

The 21-and-over crowd can enjoy access to the s'mores bar alongside a purchase, live music by the Martin and Kelly band, specialty cocktails, boozy hot chocolate and more. There's also a toilet paper snowman wrap contest to win a $50 gift card. And don't forget to bring a gently used coat for the winter coat drive. 

When: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 4 p.m.- Thursday, Jan. 24, 2 a.m.
Where: Loretta's Last Call, 1 Lansdowne St.
Price: Free

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Taste of Eastie 2019

If you're looking to dine for a good cause, check out the 23rd annual Taste of Eastie, celebrating the best cuisine from the East Boston Main Street district. 

Enjoy samplings from nearly 30 restaurants, along with live entertainment, an auction, a raffle, and a wine and beer cash bar. 

All proceeds from the event will benefit East Boston Main Streets, a public-private foundation supporting the neighborhood's commercial districts.

When: Thursday, Jan. 24, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Hilton Boston Logan Airport, 1 Hotel Drive
Price: $35

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Bean to Bar: Chocolate & Coffee Tasting at The Boston Public Market

Join George Howell Coffee and Goodnow Farms Chocolate this Saturday to enjoy chocolate and coffee samplings. Participants will learn about the chocolatier's path to create flavorful, ethically sourced treats. 

Tickets include a bag of George Howell Coffee and a bar by Goodnow Chocolate.

When: Saturday, Jan. 26, 10-11:30 a.m.
Where: The Kitchen, The Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St.
Price: $9-$15

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