Laguna Culinary Arts will be hosting their monthly Saturday Afternoon Cheese & Wine Tasting this weekend on May 5th. As you make your Cinco de Mayo plans, don't forget to think about places like this so close to your Laguna Beach home! From 1 to 4 p.m., you can experience a lesson in fine wine for only $5 per person. You will be able to taste from 8 wines chosen from a wide selection of domestic and international wines. All of the wines at the Laguna Culinary Arts Cheese and Wine Shop are hand-picked for superb quality and character, classified as "food-friendly," and also represent great value. Bring your friends and adult family members and enjoy some time learning and relaxing together this Saturday, if you live in Laguna Beach

The Laguna Culinary Arts also offers classes in food preparation and amazing wine tasting vacations, along with their Pro Chef Program, catering, and special event opportunities for individuals and businesses. Another event you may enjoy is the Farewell to Foie Gras occurring on Saturday, June 23rd, at 6:30 p.m. To mourn the newly passed law tightening CA standards of this delicacy Chef Laurent Brazier has planned a 5-course meal matched with divine wines. The cost is $175 per person or $225 with wine pairings and reservations are limited so call today