Summer Series wine dinner: Avenida Brazil, 12000 U.S. 59 S. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. $65 plus tax and gratuity. 281-865-8998.
Create your own wine dinner during Houston Restaurant Weeks: Ouisie’s Table, 3939 San Felipe; $20 at lunch, $28 at dinner with HRW menu for seven wine samplings through Sept. 4; 713-528-2264.
“Hard Knocks” sports/wine dinner hosted by the Chronicle’s John McClain and featuring the Louis M. Martini Monte Rosso Cabernet Sauvignon and other premium EJ Gallo wines: The Manor House at The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa, 111 N. Post Oak; 7 p.m. Sept. 7; $125 plus tax and gratuity; 713-685-6840.
Webster Cellars Meritage & Meat wine dinner: Ritual, 602 Studewood. 6-7:30 p.m. Sept. 13. $45 plus tax and gratuity. 713-397-7713.