San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series Announced

    San Francisco, CA, July 16, 2009 –(– The dates for the San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series in Del Monte Square at The Cannery are announced. San Francisco’s Summer Wine Tasting Series will run every Sunday afternoon from July 19 to August 16 and will feature a different wine region across California each week. The series kick-off event is on Sunday, July 19 1:00p-4:30p and features over two dozen boutique wineries and almost 100 wines called the “SF Wine Pour”.

    SF Wine Pour
    Sunday, July 19
    Del Monte Square @ The Cannery
    next to the Winery Collective Tasting Room
    485 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
    $25 advance / $35 at door

    Wines from the following participating wineries will be poured at the SF Wine Pour Event:

    Audelssa Estate
    Aum Cellars
    Canihan Family Cellars
    Castoro Cellars
    Core Wine
    Copain Wines
    Cornerstone Cellars
    Donum Estate
    Eric Kent
    Fore Family
    Gregory Graham
    Hatcher Winery
    LaTour Vineyards
    Lionheart Wines
    Longboard Vineyards
    Pavo Wines
    Robert Stemmler
    Shannon Ridge
    Skylark Wines
    Sol Rouge
    Twisted Oak
    Vines on the Marycrest

    San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series is an opportunity for wine lovers in the Bay Area, as well as visitors to San Francisco, to taste highly rated, boutique wines not commonly found in supermarkets and wine stores. While this week’s SF Wine Pour event brings together wineries from various regions across California, future events in the series will focus on a particular wine region within California. Each week, winemakers from the featured wine region will come to San Francisco to pour their wine and discuss the unique characteristics of their wine region and the wines produced. The current schedule for the San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series includes the following wine regions:

    Sunday, July 26 – Napa Valley
    Sunday, August 2 – Sonoma
    Sunday, August 9 – Urban Wineries
    Sunday, August 16 – Paso Robles & Santa Barbara

    San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series will run each Sunday from 1:00p-4:30p and tickets for each regional event will be available at the “Upcoming Events” section of the Winery Collective website at for $15 in advance and at the event for $20. Families with children are allowed in the Del Monte Square during the event, but you must be 21 years or older to drink alcohol. Non-alcoholic wine grape tastings and beverages will be available for purchase at the event for those under the age of 21.

    By bringing the wine experience to San Francisco from wine regions across California, the SF Summer Wine Tasting Series and its sponsor, Winery Collective, look to promote the wine tasting experience in a cost-effective and environmentally friendly setting without the carbon emissions produced when touring wine country. The use of public transit is encouraged. For more information on public transit to historic Del Monte Square at The Cannery and Winery Collective, see

    Additional information on the San Francisco Summer Wine Tasting Series and other events at Winery Collective are available at

    About Winery Collective
    Winery Collective is a collection of small winemakers dedicated to producing artesian wines. The Winery Collective San Francisco Tasting Room is a multi-winery tasting room owned and operated by small, family winemakers providing a unique wine tasting experience for bay area wine lovers and visitors to San Francisco. Daily at Winery Collective, wine enthusiasts and those who are “wine curious” have the opportunity to taste over 50 wines from more than two dozen small wineries across California. Guests can taste wine, meet wine makers, and experience wine country from Napa Valley to Santa Barbara to the Sierra Foothills right in heart of San Francisco.

    Winery Collective is located in San Francisco’s Wine Tasting District at 485 Jefferson Street @ Hyde Street next to The Cannery and 1 block from the Hyde Street Cable Car Turnaround. Winery Collective is open daily 11a-9p for wine tasting with a new menu everyday. No appointment is necessary for wine tasting. To inquire about a special events or group rates, please call 415-929-9463.

    Winery Collective is a registered trademark of Winery Collective, LLC.


    Press Contact
    Bryan Kane
    Winery Collective

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