If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of New Orleans food and beverage. From a wine tasting event to a food tour, there's plenty to explore and enjoy if you're hungry for something new.
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Sip and Sign Event with John Killebrew
John Killebrew is the winemaker for Z. Alexander Brown Wines (a collaboration with the Zac Brown Band). Stop by to sip bottles of cabernet, red blend, pinot noir and chardonnay. Buy a bottle and have the winemaker himself sign it before you take off to imbibe with your friends.
When: Friday, March 8, 4-6 p.m.
Where: 701 Baronne St.
New Orleans Lower Garden District Food Tour
This food tour dives deep into the bowels of the New Orleans creole and Cajun food scene. Sample fare from five different restaurants, including ethnic eateries and mom and pop shops. Learn the history behind the Lower Garden District and what makes it a great place for culinary delicacies.
When: Friday, March 15, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 739 Jackson Ave.
New Orleans French Quarter Food Tour
This food tour explores the rich history and flavors of the popular French Quarter district of New Orleans. The three-hour walk grants guests the chance to sample fare from six different restaurants. Your guide will teach you the history of the area and what makes the French Quarter such a coveted food destination.
When: Saturday, March 16, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 739 Iberville St.