CARROLL GARDENS — The Mast Brothers are partnering with Dover for a five course chocolatey affair on February 17. Dishes include coco garganelli with pork sausage and chili, and a warm salad of roasted root vegetables with shaved chocolate. Tickets are $135. [EaterWire]
CHELSEA — Underballs, the bar beneath The Meatball Shop's Chelsea, is hosting an Academy Awards viewing party at 8:30 on February 22. Mini Buffalo balls will be on offer for $6 and French 75 cocktails for $7.75. Takeout options for the Oscar's are also available at all locations. [EaterWire]
UPPER WEST SIDE — Food writer Gabriella Gershenson is moderating a panel on New York City's sweets from the Oreo to the Cronut at Symphony Space on February 24. Panelists include Cronut master Dominique Ansel, chocolatier Jacques Torres, and writers Charlotte Druckman and Dara Goldstein. Tickets are $15.
EAST VILLAGE — Kimchi Smoke BBQ is popping up at Jimmy's No. 43 February 15-17. Offerings include ramen fried chicken, smoked kimchi ramen, smoked brisket, and empanadas. [EaterWire]