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San Francisco Wine Tastings & Events

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December 31-March 31, 2016
San Mateo County’s Half Moon Bay Brewing Company offers “When it Rains, We Pour” specials from December 31, 2015, through March 31, 2016. If there is an 80% or more chance of rain in the Half Moon Bay area, drinks will be offered at happy hour pricing. Simply show them the forecast on your smartphone. Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, 390 Capistrano Rd., Princeton by the Sea, CA 94019, 650-728-2739.
 
March 16
Howell Mountain Vintners & Growers Association is hosting a Spring Wine Tasting at the Presidio Golden Gate Club. Taste wines from 30 different wineries and enjoy celebrating the Howell Mountain Bud Break Celebration. Tickets start at $55 and can be found on the official website.  Howell Mountain Spring Wine Tasting, Presidio Golden Gate Club, 135 Fisher Loop , San Francisco, CA 941129, 707-965-2665.
 
March 20
COCHON 555 (five chefs, five pigs, five winemakers), a traveling culinary competition and tasting event, heads to San Francisco. Created to promote a national conversation around the sustainable farming of heritage breed pigs, each event challenges five local chefs to prepare a menu from heritage breed pigs. Tickets start at $125. For more information, visit the official website
 

Ongoing
Il Cane Rosso in the Ferry Building offers hearty, three-course suppers every night from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. for $30 per person ($12.50 per child age 10 or under). Rustic, seasonal starters, mains and desserts made predominantly from pedigreed local ingredients are served family-style at communal tables. Affordable carafes of wine, bottled beers, naturally fermented sodas and other specialty beverages are also featured. Il Cane Rosso, San Francisco Ferry Building, One Ferry Building #41, San Francisco, CA 94111, 415-391-7599.
 
Monday-Friday
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.
 
Sundays
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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RECOMMENDED WINE SHOP
For additional information on wine events, please contact:

Plumpjack Wines
3201 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
415-346-9870



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