Monday, April 12, 2010

Wine, beer dinners

Firebirds SouthPark recommences its wine dinner series with a Girard five-courser May 4. On the menu: pan-seared scallops with Sauvignon Blanc; grilled lamb and shallot marmalade with Girard Zinfandel and more. $55; 3920 Sharon Road; 704-366-3655.

Harper's at Carolina Place hosts a Highland Brewery Beer dinner May 7 for $30. Among the pairings: St. Terese's Pale Ale and Scottish smoked salmon spring roll; Highland Gaelic and orange glazed chicken; and Black Mocha Stout with dark chocolate souffle. 11059 Carolina Place Parkway; 704-541-5255.