Tastings

AMUSE: 1720 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., West Ashley. Flights 5-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. $5. 573-8778.

Avondale Wine & Cheese: 813B Savannah Highway, West Ashley. Wine and cheese tastings 5-7 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays, $5.

Carpentier's: 976 Houston Northcutt Blvd. 884-9386. 5-7 p.m. Friday.

Crave Kitchen & Cocktails: 1968 Riviera Drive, Shops at Seaside Farms, Mount Pleasant. 844-1177. Wine and cocktail specials 4-7 p.m. Tuesday-Friday.

Crushed Fine Wine: 716 S. Shelmore Blvd., Mount Pleasant. Flight of five wines, $5. 5-7 p.m. Fridays; 1-5 p.m. Saturdays. 856-1156.

In Good Taste: 1901 Ashley River Road. 5-7 p.m. Friday; 2-4 p.m. Saturday. $1. 763-5597.

Irvin-House Vineyards: 6775 Bears Bluff Road, Wadmalaw Island. 559-6867, www.charlestonwine.com. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday-Saturday. Free wine tours 2 p.m. Saturdays.

O'Hara & Flynn: Around-the-world wine tastings 5-7 p.m. Friday, 3-5 p.m. Saturday. 225 Meeting St.

Samos Taverna: 819 Coleman Blvd., Mount Pleasant. 869-6619. Tastings with a focus on the Mediterranean, 5-7 p.m. Mondays. $5.

Social: 188 East Bay St. Nightly wine flights $10-$15. Visit www.socialwinebar.com or call 577-5665.

Ted's Butcherblock: 334 East Bay St. 577-0094. 5-7 p.m. Friday tastings, $5. Boutique wines, artisan cheeses, hors d'oeuvres.

Total Wine: Crossroads Plaza, Ashley River Road. Tastings 4-7 p.m. Fridays and noon-6 p.m. Saturdays.

Water's Edge Restaurant: 1407 Shrimp Boat Lane, Mount Pleasant. 6-8 p.m. Thursday. 10 selections, $15. 884-4074.

The Wine Shop: 3 Lockwood Drive, City Marina. Tastings 5-7 p.m. Friday, six wines for $5. This week, Blind About Wine (reds and whites); July 31, Hedges Winery of Washington State.

WineStyles: Mount Pleasant Towne Centre, 1628 Palmetto Grande Drive, 388-8233. Thursday tastings 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Friday flights 4-8 p.m.; Saturday tastings 2-7 p.m. Free for Wine Club members, $5 nonmembers.

Classes

WineStyles Wine and Gifts: Mount Pleasant Towne Centre, 388-8233. Wine 101 offered Wednesday evenings and Saturdays; prices range $10-$45. For course schedules and registration: www.winestyles.net/mtpleasant.

Dinners/Events

wine strolls: Middleton Place, 4300 Ashley River Road, hosts a Summer Wine Stroll 5:30-7 p.m. every Wednesday through September. $10, 556-6020.