Emily Martin, founder of Emily Martin Communications & Events (EME) announced the first-annual Pinots & Plaid San Francisco Wine Tasting, will take place on Saturday, October 26th from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
EME will be featuring 25 leading Pinot Noir producers from Northern California, and invites wine lovers, foodies and luxury connoisseurs to enjoy fine wines paired with high end cuisine in the historic, stunningly restored, Hibernia Bank Building in San Francisco. A VIP reception hosted by Roederer Estate will offer one-on-one conversation with winemakers will occur from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. followed by a General Admission reception from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The VIP Sparkling Wine, & Caviar Lounge will be open from 3:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. for VIP ticket holders and sponsors to enjoy sparkling wines paired with caviar from The Caviar Company in an intimate setting.
Well-known, premium brands including Blue Farm, Bucher, CIRQ, Clarice Wine Co., Cobb Wines, Copain Wines, Coursey Graves, Freeman Vineyard & Winery, Gary Farrell, Hyde Estate, Kutch, Maggy Hawk, Peay Vineyards, Reeve, Three Sticks, Williams Selyem and Works & Days will showcase rare wines not typically available to the public.
“We are excited to present the premiere flavors of wine country in a luxury format in one of the most stunning new event spaces in San Francisco for Bay Area wine lovers,” said Martin. “We expect our guests to enjoy unmatched access to rare wines paired with delicious bites and coffee from our local sponsor, Lady Falcon Coffee Club. We also look forward to connecting winemakers with an exclusive audience of wine lovers, collectors, and luxury connoisseurs.”
Featuring rare and newly released wines from Carneros, The Russian River Valley, Anderson Valley, Sonoma and Napa, the event is expected to draw an audience of approximately 500 guests from around the Bay Area.
EME extends a special thank you to its event sponsors: San Francisco Magazine, Roederer Estate, Lady Falcon Coffee and event partners: Eat Drink SF, The Golden Gate Restaurant Association, Luxe SF, Six Degrees Society, Sonoma Valley Vintners & Growers, AF&Co, Ground Floor Experiences and The Caviar Company for their support in sharing details about the event with their audiences.
A portion of ticket sales will benefit two San Francisco Charities close to founder Emily Martin’s heart: Meals on Wheels SF and Mission Graduates. Tickets will be available on Eventbrite at an early-bird rate of $150 VIP and $85 General Admission starting September 3. In October, the VIP ticket price will raise to $185 and General Admission to $115/person. For more information and the latest on participating wineries and ticket sales, please visit website here.
More information on Emily Martin Events website