Dining notes: Hot-dog shop celebrates anniversary

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Johnniebeefs restaurant will celebrate its third anniversary today and Saturday with a 10 percent discount on all food items. The quick-casual restaurant, 7194 S. Union Park, Midvale, serves more than two dozen kinds of Chicago-style beef hot dogs. The menu also includes bratwurst, meatball sandwiches and hamburgers. Open Monday to Saturday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Call 801-352-0372.

Wine dinner at Fratelli's Ristorante

Kate Payne Brown, the assistant wine maker at Archery Summit Winery in Oregon, will host a six-course Pinot Noir wine dinner on Feb. 28 at Fratelli Ristorante, 9236 S. Village Shop Drive, Sandy. Cost is $55 per person. Wine pairings are an additional $50. Seatings available at 5 and 7:30 p.m. To make a required reservation, call 801-495-4550.

Tapas showdown benefits YWCA

A "Tapas Showdown" to benefit the YWCA of Salt Lake City will be March 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Viking Cooking School, 2233 S. 300 East, South Salt Lake. Chefs Justin Shifflett of Metropolitan, Phelix Gardner of Wild Grape Bistro and Jen Gilroy of Meditrina will each create three tapas to be judged and sampled by guests. Cost is $50 for food and $15 for wine. For tickets, call 801-537-8614 or visit www.ywca.com.

-- Kathy Stephenson