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SAN FRANCISCO EVENTS

18th Annual Rhone Rangers San Francisco Bay Area
Weekend Celebration of American Rhones
March 27-28, 2015

The Rhone Rangers will ride into the San Francisco Bay Area for our annual Celebration of American Rhone Wines, March 27 & 28, 2015.  The Winemaker Dinner on Friday night, March 27 will kick off the weekend, on the San Francisco side of the Bay, at The Golden Gate Club in the Presidio. Then, join us across the bay on Saturday March 28, at the Craneway Pavilion & Conference Center for our seminar series and Grand Tasting. Tickets are on sale now.  All sales are considered final, no refunds.
 

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GRAND TASTING, SATURDAY, MARCH 28. 
THE CRANEWAY PAVILION, FORD POINT


GRAND TASTING MARCH 28, GEN ADMISSION, 3 PM $50
GRAND TASTING MARCH 28, VIP ADMISSION 1 PM $75
(prices good thru 12/31/2014)

Come taste from over 400 wines during the Grand Tasting at The Craneway Pavilion on Saturday, March 28, 2015.  Small plates will be avilable for purchase from our favorite food trucks.  Ticketing options include: The Weekend Pass (one ticket to all weekend events), $295 (save $45 off this price if you buy before Jan 1), the Saturday Pass (one ticket to the seminars plus VIP entry to the Grand Tasting at 1 PM), $150 (save $40 off this price if you buy before Jan 1), the Grand Tasting General Admission (with entry at 3 PM), $75 (save $25 off this price if you buy before Jan 1).  $85 at the door.

WINEMAKER DINNER, FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 6 PM
THE GOLDEN GATE CLUB, SAN FRANCISCO PRESIDIO


Join us for a magical evening hosted by Rhone Rangers winemakers. Catering by The Girl & The Fig. The evening begins with a walk-around wine tasting reception with passed appetizers. Then, join us in the  Dining Room for a three-course meal.  Later in the evening we will conduct a live auction of wine (including large formats and verticals) and one-of-a-kind wine country "experiences" hosted by our member wineries. A portion of the proceeds from the evening will go to the Rhone Rangers Scholarship Fund and The James Beard Foundation.  TICKETS, $150.

SEMINAR SERIES, SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015, 10 AM - 1 PM
THE CRANEWAY CONFERENCE CENTER, FORD POINT, RICHMOND


Learn more about your favorite Rhone wines by attending these back-to-back seminars. One ticket admits you to both seminars.  The first seminar is "Rose made from American Rhone Grape Varieties," showcasing the new releases of rose, perfectly timed for your summer ahead.  The second seminar is "American Grown Rhone Varieties, See How They Age" and will include both new releases and library releases from several winemakers, so that you can see how these varieties age over time.   Ticketing options include the Saturday Pass (provides admission to both seminars plus early VIP admission to the Grand Tasting at 1 PM), $150 (save $40 and buy before Jan 1) or purchase the Seminar A La Carte, $75 (save $25 and buy before Jan 1), to attend only the two morning seminars.
 

 
 

WINEMAKER DINNER.  6 PM, Friday, March 27, The Golden Gate Club in the San Francisco Presidio.  Featuring 15 wineries, this event begins with a walk-around tasting reception, followed by a three-course meal catered by the Girl & the Fig, and concluding with a live auction of wines and wine-country travel experiences. Later in the evening the Lifetime Achievement Award will be bestowed upon a distsinguished winemaker; stay tuned for more details.  A portion of the proceeds from this event will fund the Rhone Rangers Scholarship Fund.

TRADE & MEDIA.  Qualified Trade & Media are invited to attend the Grand Tasting during the Trade & Media hours, 1-3 PM, Saturday, March 28.  Registration will open in January.

WINERY REGISTRATION.  
 Rhone Ranger member wineries are invited to pour their Rhone varietal wines at the events in March.  Winery registration will open in January.  In order to receive registration materials, your membership must be up-to-date.  Please call the Rhone Rangers office if you have questions.
 


 

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