Special Event: Holiday Sparkling Wine Celebration


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Holiday Sparkling Wine Celebration

Food "Playing" Lab  |  Riedel Sparkling Glassware Seminar  |  Holiday Wine Bazaar 

Ring in the season with friends at our festive, All-Day Holiday Sparkling Wine Celebration! 

11-12:30 - Holiday Food & Wine "Playing" Lab

Create heavenly bites and avoid palate assaults for your special holiday meals in this eye-opening food pairing lab. Learn traditional pairing theories, important exceptions and progression of flavors as we explore 24 food & wine combinations, discussing our impressions and preferences.  Which wines are most universal?  Which pairings please everyone?  Come play with your food and find out!

12:30-2:00 - Riedel Sparkling Wine Glassware Seminar

Does the shape of a glass influence our perception of wine?  Can the shape of a glass impact on our enjoyment of food?  Join us for an informative and interesting sparkling wine and glass experience, where we will explore the difference a glass can make.  Susan Durbrow, California Wineries Manager for Riedel USA  will personally guide you through this special tasting.  A complementary tasting set, to take away afterwards, will feature glasses from the Riedel Veritas Collection (retail value $138).

2:00-4:00 -  Holiday Wine & Glassware Bazaar

Delight in one of San Francisco Wine School’s ever-popular Wine Bazaars - heavy on the Bubbles please!  Enjoy the holiday season with  special bites from Chef Danae and taste over 20 wines perfect for gifts and special meals. Pick up some of your favorites for from the retail station  on your way home featuring wines and glassware from the day. 


Sunday, Dec 17, 2017

11:00a-12:30p - Holiday Food & Wine "Playing" Lab
12:30p-2:00p - Riedel Sparkling Wine Glassware Seminar
 2:00p-4:00p - Holiday Wine Bazaar



Holiday Food & Wine "Playing" Lab = $85
Riedel Sparkling Wine Glassware Seminar = $85
Holiday Wine Bazaar = $65
All Day Pass = $185
"Playing" Lab & Glassware Seminar = $155
Glassware Seminar & Wine Bazaar = $135

San Francisco Wine School
415 Grand Ave #301
South San Francisco, CA 94080
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All attendees must be at least 21 years of age



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San Francisco Wine School strives to open up the world of wine to serious students and enthusiasts everywhere while helping people of all levels break into the wine industry, advance their career, or simply pursue their passions. Founded by Master Sommelier and Certified Wine Educator David Glancy, San Francisco Wine School is the largest wine school in the U.S., offering the most thoughtful approach to wine study. Their inspired educational programs and workshops are taught in their state of the art wine education & events center and their cutting edge virtual classroom by industry-leading instructors from all major educational disciplines. San Francisco Wine School’s curriculum features the best content in the business: expert course materials, carefully conceived wine flights, and in-depth blind tasting exercises designed to engage students, illuminate course content and enhance learning. Their brand new sunlight-filled wine education & events center is conveniently located just 5 minutes from San Francisco International Airport and boasts 16-ft high coved ceilings, eight 12-ft tall arched windows, and gorgeous 180 degree views of the San Bruno Mountains, South San Francisco City Hall and the San Francisco Bay, making it the perfect place to enjoy classes, industry seminars and tastings and host a wide variety of private events—from serious educational programs for wine/hospitality industry staff to team-building and other fun, social, private events for wine enthusiasts.

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