Monday — James Beard award-wining author Rowan Jacobsen will be speaking at Space Gallery tonight about his new book Apples of Uncommon Character. Jacobsen is also the Author of A Geography of Oysters and a very influential book on honey bee colony collapse disorder entitled Fruitless Fall. Fellow author and heirloom apple enthusiast David Buchanan will be leading an apple tasting as part of the event. Rabelais Books will be at Space selling copies of Jacobsen’s new book. 6pm, 538 Congress Street, admission is free.
Tuesday — The Well is serving an Allagash Beer Dinner.
Wednesday — the grand opening of the Geary’s tasting room is taking place, as is the Monument Square Farmers Market.
Thursday — there will be a beer and cheese tasting at the Public Market House and a wine tasting at The Corner Store.
Friday —author Kate McCarty will be speaking about her book on the Portland food scene at the Portland Public Library at noon.
Saturday — Rosemont is holding Harvest in the Hood on Commercial Street, and the Deering Oaks Farmers Market is taking place.
Sunday — Family Feast is holding their Hams & Clams “Indonesian style New England shellfish boil” at Slab, and Rosemont is serving a dinner at Winter Hill Farm in Freeport.
If you are holding a food event this week that’s not listed above, publicize it by adding it as a comment to this post.