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San Francisco Wine Tastings & Events

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May 8
Spend your Mother's Day this year on a scenic, three-hour cruise through the San Francisco Bay. Aboard this three-deck ship will be live entertainment, a fashion showcase, cocktails and an optional dinner. For more information, visit the official website. Fume Blanc Luxury Yacht, 2394 Mariner Square, Alameda, CA 94501, 888-609-5964.
May 10
Piperade will host a special dinner inspired by international Basque hotels, which function as social and dining halls. Wines from Spring Mountain Vineyard will be paired with the four-course menu, all poured by chef and owner Gerald Hirigoyen’s son, Justin. Tickets can be purchased here. The event begins at 6:45 p.m. Piperade, 1015 Battery St., San Francisco, CA 94111, 415-391-2555.

RN74 from Michael Mina and Rajat Parr has introduced a very happy, happy hour special. Glasses of featured red and white wine (rotating selections), select well drinks and bar snacks will all cost only $5 each. RN74's happy hour runs Mon.-Fri. from 3 p.m.-6 p.m., and again from 10 p.m. until close. RN74, Millennium Tower, 301 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-543-7474.
Waterfront restaurant Chaya Brasserie offers half-price bottles of wine on Sundays evenings. Wines are local and international and the half-price discount applies across the list, representing significant value. Chaya Brasserie, 132 Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105, 415-777-8688.

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For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Plumpjack Wines
3201 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94123

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