Eater Eve, Sunday, November 11, 2012, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., The Bowery Hotel, Manhattan: The night before the third annual Eater awards. Chefs create their dishes for a public tasting. Tickets are $95.
Kosher Food Blogger Conference, Monday, November 12, 2012, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Millesime at The Carlton Hotel, 88 Madison Avenue, Manhattan: A conference to educate kosher food bloggers on branding, technology, social media and more to enhance their blogs. Tickets are $45.
The 2012 New York Chocolate Show, Friday, November 9, 2012 through Sunday, November 11, 2012, Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 W. 18th Street, Manhattan: The 15th annual festival celebrating chocolate. Tickets $35-40.
Crossing Borders: An International Beer Festival, The Jewish Museum, 1109 5th Avenue at 92nd Street, Thursday, November 15, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.: An international beer tasing with beers from Italy, Germany, England, Belgium and the U.S. and free snacks. Tour the current exhibition, Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Libraries, and listen to new brass band music by Slavic Soul Party!. Tickets: $12 in advance; $15 day of event.
“Shop Life” at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum, starts November 12, 2012: The museum recreates the stores that were on the main floor of 97 Orchard Street, including a German bar that was in the spot from 1864 to 1886 and a kosher butcher shop from 1900.