Food & Drink

Charlotte-area food notes

Taste of the New South goes very south

Taste of the New South, the annual food event at the Levine Museum of the New South, takes a Latin American theme this year with “Savor Sabor,” a menu that combines locally sourced ingredients with recipes from Brazil and Mexico. It’s 6-9 p.m. April 14 at the museum, 200 E. Seventh St. Tickets are $100 for members, $125 for nonmembers. Call 704-333-1887, ext. 241.

New spot for Taste of the Nation

The annual chef fundraiser for No Kid Hungry, Taste of the Nation returns April 18 in a new location: The Fillmore Charlotte, 820 Hamilton St. The event features tasting stations with creations from Charlotte chefs and restaurants, and live and silent auctions. Tickets start at $85. Details:

Walk and eat in east Charlotte

Charlotte EAST’s Taste of the World culinary tour is adding a new event: The Global Table Culinary Walking Tour, 8:45 a.m.-2 p.m. April 9 (that’s a Saturday morning). The tour stops for food and stories at 10 businesses along North Sharon Amity Road and Central Avenue. Tickets are $40 at

Springing outside in NoDa

To celebrate the NoDa Farmers Market moving back outdoors, the market will host a Spring Fest from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at 36th and Alexander streets. The market expects more than a dozen vendors with locally grown or produced produce, meat, dairy and coffee. Details: