Boston boasts a hot lineup of food and drink events this week

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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 Pride Festival celebrations to a book signing, there's plenty to explore and enjoy if you're hungry for something new.

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Coffee, The Long Road to Quality with George Howell

From the event description:

Attend a 2.5 hour seminar this weekend all about the complexities of quality coffee. Learn how to select the perfect coffee, enjoy tastings and recognize the differences in coffee from all over the world.

When: Saturday, June 8, 9-11:30 a.m.
Where: The KITCHEN presented by The Trustees, Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St.
Price: $32 (Trustees Member (with current member ID); $40 (General Ticket (non-Trustees member)
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Wine 101

From the event description:

Know how to assess wine? Learn all about it in this 1.5 hour class. Discover the different varieties, terms and basics of wine. Attendees of the Boston Winery will enjoy wine tastings, too.

When: Saturday, June 8, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: Boston Winery, 26 Ericsson St.
Price: $35
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Porto Patio Pri Party!

From the event description:

Celebrate Boston Pride with drag queen Coleslaw. Sip on pride cocktails, enjoy music and rainbow everything at Porto Patio this weekend.

When: Saturday, June 8, noon-4 p.m.
Where: Porto, Ring Road
Price: Free
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The Lost Family, a Novel by Jenna Blum: Free Demo, Tasting & Book Signing

From the event description:

Visit Boston Public Market this Sunday for a food tasting and book signing with Jenna Blum. Blum will demo recipes and sign copies of her anticipated book, The Lost Family. 

When: Sunday, June 9, 10-11 a.m.
Where: The KITCHEN presented by The Trustees, The Boston Public Market, 100 Hanover St.
Price: Free
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Spill the Tea - W Boston's Tea Dance

From the event description:

Party with DJ Braun Dapper at W Boston this Sunday after the Pride Festival. Join Love Out Loud's interpretation of Provincetown's Tea Dance.

When: Sunday, June 9, 4-7 p.m.
Where: W Boston, The Gallery, 100 Stuart St.
Price: Free
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