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San Francisco Wine Tastings & Events

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February 10-19
SF Beer Week 2017 will kick off with an opening gala at Pier 48 on Friday, February 10, and tickets are available now. Stay tuned for the full week's schedule of beer-centric events happening across the Bay Area, from pub crawls to next-level beer dinners, unique tasting events and launches of locally-crafted specialty brews. Visit the SF Beer Week 2017 site for gala tickets, a list of participating breweries and venues, and schedule updates.
February 18-19
Berkeley's popular Fieldwork Brewing Company will provide small-batch beer pairings for two nights of special dinners at Comal. In a reverse-pairing twist, chef Matt Gandin's menu has already been chosen around Fieldwork's common flavor profiles; the brewery will reveal its fresh pairing selections at the time of the event. All-inclusive tickets are $75. Visit here to reserve or see menu details. Comal, 2020 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704, 510-926-6300.
March 23
Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry will hold its San Francisco fundraiser at City View at Metreon (135 4th Street, San Francisco). There will be dishes from more than 40 Bay Area restaurants, including Flour + Water and Slanted Door, as well as wine and cocktails. The event costs $150 for general admission (6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.) and $250 for VIP (5:30 p.m.-9 p.m.). For more information, visit the official website

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.

Also consult GAYOT's San Francisco Culinary Events

For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Plumpjack Wines
3201 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94123

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