Neighborhood Watch

Cornelius Adds Wine on Tap; Passover Pizza at Cer Te

Chelsea: The CityKids Foundation’s Spring Soiree and Art Auction is April 28 at the ICO Gallery (606 West 26th Street) from 6 to 10 p.m., with notable food provided by La Sonrisa empanadas and Shi Resatuarant. [Grub Street]

East Village: Jon Lundbom and whiskey expert Ethan Kelley will host a bourbon-and-cheese-pairing tasting on April 29 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Astor Center. Tickets are $95. [Grub Street]

Hell’s Kitchen: An artisanal Italian salumi shop, Sergimmo Salumeria, is opening at 456 Ninth Avenue. [Fork in the Road/VV]

Lower East Side: The Grand Street Settlement’s 11th annual Taste of the Lower East Side event is April 28 from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at 82 Mercer. Tickets are on sale for $150. [Grub Street]

Midtown: The Sweetery NYC food truck is selling Melt Bakery’s $5 ice-cream sandwiches, like Cinnamax: snickerdoodle cookies with cinnamon ice cream. [Midtown Lunch]

Cer Te is selling ten-inch matzo pizzas for Passover for $10.95. [Midtown Lunch]

Prospect Heights: Cornelius is our latest wine tap convert, pouring crisp Paumanok Riesling and 2010 Pedro Ximenez red from Chile. [Fork in the Road/VV]

Soho: Vai Spuntino at 105 Thompson Street is offering a five-course prix-fixe tasting menu for $39 ($59 with wine flights). [Tasting Table]

Cornelius Adds Wine on Tap; Passover Pizza at Cer Te