The 4 best food and drink events in Cleveland this week

If you love to eat and drink, this week offers a great chance to explore the world of food and beverage beyond restaurants and bars. From brunch to mead, there's plenty to explore and enjoy if you're hungry for something new.

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Forest Trust Bazaar

Sponsored by the Foyer Cafe, The Beauty Shoppe and Ohio City Galley, this event is set in the historic Forest City Trust building. Participants will spend the afternoon perusing the wares of local Cleveland artists, with brunch and coffee being provided.

A sample of makers who will be in attendance include Choate BODY, Cleveland Candle Company, The Foundry Woodprints, Urban Planting Cleveland and many more.

When: Saturday, April 6, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 1400 W. 25th St.
Price: Free
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Spice's Winter Supper Club

Shake off the winter blues at this event presented by Spice Companies. Attendees will sample food from three different food stations specially prepared by Chef Ben and the Spice Catering Company. Homemade s'mores to create that summertime feel will also be served.

The event is BYOB; it is recommended that attendees bring a bottle of wine or local craft beer to share with others, while the event host will provide all glassware. The Greater Cleveland Food Bank will benefit from this event, with $5 from every purchased ticket going toward the charity.

When: Saturday, April 6, 7-10 p.m.
Where: BurkleHagen Studio, 1717 E. 36th St.
Price: $75
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United We Brunch

Sponsored by SCENE Magazine, this brunch event treats guests to unlimited tastings from local restaurants, in addition to a selection of alcoholic beverages, featuring Bloody Mary’s, mimosas, beer, wine and champagne.

General admission provides five drink tickets and a commemorative glass, while VIP admission offers eight drink tickets, a commemorative glass, early entry and special VIP seating. Reduced ticket prices for designated drivers are also available.

When: Saturday, April 6, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: The Madison, 4601 Payne Ave.
Price: $45 (General Admission); $65 (VIP Admission); $40 (Designated Driver Admission); $60 (Designated Driver VIP Admission)
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The Ohio Mead Festival

This event gives attendees the opportunity to learn about and sample mead, an ancient honey wine, that is crafted all over Ohio. The two higher ticket prices include 12 sample drink tickets. Join in this tasty evening and help support the local non-profit Motogo Cleveland as well.

When: Saturday, April 6, 4 p.m.-9 p.m.
Where: Skidmark Garage, 5401 Hamilton Ave.
Price: $17 (Non-Drinker); $43 (Entry for One); $75 (Entry for Two)
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