The Thirsty Dog Taphouse in Akron is hosting bourbon and beer pairing dinners.

The Bourbon Dinner is set for 6 p.m. Jan. 31 and will showcase Four Roses, Elijah Craig, Larceny and Evan Williams paired with a charcuterie board, sweet potato, seared scallops and bacon maple bourbon hotcakes. Tickets are $40.

Meanwhile, the Taphouse will host a Beer Dinner at 6 p.m. Feb. 20. It will showcase Irish Setter Red as an introductory beer; Black Currant Berlinerweisse paired with an arugula salad; Barrel Aged Wulver with southern-style Brunswick stew; Flanders-style Sour Ale with red snapper; and Rise of the Mayan Dog with chocolate honey bundt cake. Tickets are $35.

Reservations are required for both dinners and can be made by calling 234-571-1456.