+ TODAY: Huonville Market on the Esplanade. 9am to 1.30pm.
+ TODAY: Sfuso in Blackmans Bay presents Mia Palenica and jazz man Jamie Pregnall’s band from 6pm to 8pm. 6229 2548
+ AUGUST 11: Foodstore Makers Tasting with Gina Butler from Yond over Goat Dairy in Tasmania’s North East. Sandy Bay 10am to noon; Lenah Valley 1pm to 3pm; Bellerive 4pm to 6pm
+ AUGUST 12: Brand Tasmania and the Tasmanian Hospitality Association are presenting a Meet the Producers trade tasting, showcasing food and beverage products from 37 Tasmanian producers. Boardwalk Gallery, Wrest Point. 2.30pm to 4.30pm. Details and RSVP Martin Turmine 6233 5795 or Martin. Turmine@ brandtasmania.com
+ AUGUST 18: Tasmanian Wine Centre’s Annual Wine Exhibition with 25 Australian producers presenting 250 wines for tasting. A silent charity wine auction with proceeds going to Guide Dogs Tasmania. Henry Jones Art Hotel; noon to 5pm. $ 10
+ AUGUST 21: Cool Wine 2009 and 2010 Red Burgundy tasting with wines from Mongeard- Mugneret, Blain Gagnard, De L’Arlot, and Bouchard among the 10 wines on offer. From 6pm to 7.15pm. $ 56.50. Bookings essential. 6231 4000
+ TASTE OF THE HUON stallholder applications are now open, closing October 1. Contact Roger Oates 0457 877 723. www.tasteofthehuon.com