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Special K&L Dinners and Tastings

  • January 25: UGC Tasting - K&L Wine Merchants will present the 2015 vintage from the members of the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux (UGC) at the City View at METREON (135 Fourth Street, Suite 4000) in San Francisco on Thursday, January 25th, 2018. Guests will taste with more than 80 different château owners and representatives from 6pm-8pm. $65 per person (tax not included). No paper tickets will be mailed. Names will be on a guest list at the door. Presenting châteaux: de Chantegrive, Carbonnieux, Les Carmes Haut - Brion, de Chevalier, de Fieuzal, de France, Haut - Bailly, Larrivet Haut - Brion, Latour - Martillac ,La Louvière, Malartic - Lagravière , Olivier, Pape Clément, Smith Haut Lafitte, Beau - Séjour Bécot, Canon , Canon - La - Gaffelière, La Couspaude, Dassault. La Dominique, Clos Fourtet, La Gaffelière, Grand Mayne, Larcis Ducasse, Pavie Macquin, Valandraud, Villemaurine, Beauregard, Le Bon Pasteur, La Cabanne, Clinet, Gazin, Rouget, Clarke, Fourcas Hosten, Maucaillou, Poujeaux, Chasse - Spleen, de Camensac, Cantemerle, Citran, Coufran, La Lagune, La Tour Carnet, Brane - Cantenac, Cantenac Brown, Dauzac, Giscours, du Tertre, Kirwan, Lascombes, Malescot Saint-Exupéry, Marquis de Terme, Prieuré - Lichine, Rauzan - Ségla, Siran, Beaumont, Gruaud Larose, Langoa Barton, Léoville Barton, Clerc Milon, Grand - Puy Ducasse, Pichon Baron, Lynch - Bages, Ormes De Pez, Phélan Ségur, Lafon - Rochet and more! Buy now...
  • February 3: Glenmorangie Spios Launch Dinner w/ Dr. Bill Lumsden - Saturday February 3rd @ CUT Steakhouse, Beverly Hills 7 PM - Join us in welcoming Dr. Bill Lumsden to the famous CUT Steakhouse in Beverly Hills for an incredible evening of rare Glenmorangie and stupendous food. They'll be unveiling their newest Private Edition, Glenmorangie Spios aged exclusively in American Rye Whiskey barrels. Be one of the first 15 people in North America to experience this special whisky and get an opportunity to be first in line to buy the limited release offering as well as have Dr. Bill sign your bottle. Expect a Chef inspired menu from one of Los Angeles' premier steakhouses and specially prepared cocktails along with pairings from the full range of the Glenmorangie products, including the extremely Rare Vintage 1990 which retailers for $650! You cannot miss this ONCE IN A LIFETIME event, which brings the best store, restaurant and scotch together in one place. Please remember to use UBER or Lyft if you plan to attend. Only 15 spaces available. No physical ticket will be issued and your name will appear on a guest list at entry. Please have a valid government issued ID for entry. CUT Steakhouse is located in the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel at 9500 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Doors open at 7pm. http://klwines.com/p/i?i=1340271

Saturday Tastings


     All tastings are from noon to 3pm in San Francisco, 1 to 4pm in Redwood City and 3 to 5:30pm in Hollywood - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 27: Budget Friendly Wines. - Beginning of the year monetary blues? All three stores will feature "best buy" wines from around the world. Look not only for great values but, superior surprises, as well.

    Redwood City will pour the following:

    NV Baron-Fuenté "Grande Réserve" Brut Champagne $23.99
    2016 Carrick Pinot Gris Bannockburn Central Otago (Biodynamic) $14.99
    2015 Geyerhof "Stockwerk" Grüner Veltliner Kremstal $14.99
    2016 Domaine Louis Moreau Petit Chablis $16.99
    2016 Lioco Sonoma County Chardonnay $19.99
    2016 Birichino "Bechthold Vineyard-Old Vines" Mokelumne River Cinsault $19.99
    2015 Clos de l'Anhel "Lolo de l'Anhel" Corbieres $12.99
    2015 Bryan MacRobert "Abbotsdale" Shiraz Swartland $12.99
    2015 Baccinetti "La Saporoia" Rosso di Montalcino $14.99
    2012 Castillo de Viñas Reserva Rioja $17.99
    2014 Gigault "Cuvée Viva," Premières Côtes de Blaye $13.99
    2011 Fonseca Late Bottled Vintage Port $17.99

    Walk-in only. Lineup subject to change. $20 to taste.

  • February 3: Wines of Italy. $20.00 - New arrivals from Italy are hitting are shores! Time to try them out!
  • February 10: Annual (almost) Valentine's Day Champagne tasting. $20.00 - All three stores will have their annual "Valentine's Day" Champagne tasting.

    San Francisco will feature "The reds of Valentine's Day, a look at Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier":
    NV Egrot Brut Champagne (Elisabeth Goutorbe)-$34.99
    NV Collard-Picard "Cuvee Selection" Brut-$49.99
    NV Drappier "Sans Soufre" Brut Zero Blanc de Noirs-$59.99
    2007 Bollinger "Grande Annee" Brut-$99.99
    2009 Alexandre Le Brun "Cuvee Revelation" Brut-$79.99
    2011 Michel Arnould "Memoire de Vignes" Brut-$59.99
    NV Michel Arnould Brut Rose-$34.99
    NV Gilbert Jacquesson "Cuvee Eugenie" Brut Rose-$29.99
    NV Bollinger Brut Rose-$69.99
    Lineup subject to change. "A tasting for Dee and Doc"
  • February 17: Wines of Chile and Argentina. - All three stores will pour new releases from South America. The biggest of brightest of which are Argentina and Chile.
  • February 24: Wines of the Rhone Valley. - All three stores will feature the unique and exceptional red and white wines of the Rhone Valley. Look for excellent values and some very cellar worthy wines!

Wednesday Evening Spirits Tasting


     San Francisco - Wednesday Night Spirits Tastings from 5-6:30pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 24: A Tasting with Smooth Ambler Spirits

    Featuring

    Smooth Ambler "Contradiction" Bourbon (750ml) $42.99
    Smooth Ambler "Old Scout" American Whiskey (750ml) $31.99
  • January 31: A Tasting with Spirit Works: California Distillery from Grain to Glass - No Tasting Fee

    Featuring

    Spirit Works Gin (750ml) $32.99
    Spirit Works "K&L Exclusive" Single Barrel #14-0084 Rye Whiskey (750ml) $54.99
    Spirit Works Distillery Sloe Gin (750ml) $34.99
  • February 7: A Tasting with Bruichladdich & Westland Distilleries
  • February 28: A Tasting with Sazerac
  • March 28: A Tasting with Savage & Cooke - An American Distillery

Hollywood Thursday Night Tastings


     Hollywood - Thursdays from 5:30 to 7:00pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 25: Champagne Thursdays: Charles Heidsieck - $5! - Champagne Charlie is back!
  • February 1: Sake! $5
  • February 8: Blue Danube Presents Hungarian Wines $5
  • February 15: Fort Point Beer $5 - Resonance Saison release party!
  • March 1: Bell's Brewery $5
  • March 22: Champagne Thursdays: Bollinger $5!

San Francisco Thursday Night Tastings


     San Francisco Store - Thursdays from 5 to 6:30pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 25: La Honda Winery Tasting - $5
  • February 1: Frederick Wildman Presents Champagne Pol Roger- $10

    Featuring

    Pol Roger "White Foil - Extra Cuvée de Réserve" Brut Champagne $39.99
    2008 Pol Roger Vintage Brut Champagne $89.99
    Pol Roger Brut Rose’ Champagne $109.00
    2008 Pol Roger Blanc de Blanc $119.00
    2004 Pol Roger Sir Winston Churchill Brut Champagne $225.
  • February 8: Blue Danube Presents Hungarian Wines - $5
  • February 22: Eric Kent Wine Cellars - $5
  • March 8: Oliver McCrum presents small production Italian wines - $5
  • March 15: Chateau Montelena
  • March 22: A Tasting with Yarden Wines - $5
  • March 29: Orin Swift Wines - $5

Redwood City Thursday Night Beer Tastings


     Redwood City - Thursday Night Beer Tastings from 5-6:30pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 25: Thirsty Thursday: World of Stouts - Come in this Friday for a great line-up of Stouts from multiple breweries and countries. See how it’s made differently around the world. Jim Boyce will pour the following:

    Brasserie Dieu du Ciel! "Aphrodite" Stout Brewed With Real Cocoa and Vanilla Beans, Canada (11.5oz) $5.49
    Baird Beer "Dark Sky" Imperial Stout, Japan (330ml) $5.99
    Brasserie Trois Dames "Foret Noire" Imperial Stout Brewed with Cherry Wine and Sour Cherries, Switzerland (750ml) $25.99
    Smog City Brewing "The Nothing" Double Chocolate Imperial Stout, California (500ml) $10.99
    Brouwerij De Molen "Hel & Verdoemenis - Port Charlotte" Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout, Netherlands (330ml) $9.49
    Middle Brow Beer Co. "Milk Eyed Mender" Imperial Milk Stout w/ Spices, Illinois (12oz cans) $4.49

    Walk-in only. Line-up subject to change. $5 to taste.
  • February 1: Thirsty Thursday - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay event!

    Walk-in only. Line up subject to change.
  • February 8: Thirsty Thursday - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay event!

    Walk-in only. Line up subject to change.
  • February 15: Thirsty Thursday - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay event!

    Walk-in only. Line up subject to change.

San Francisco Friday Night Tastings


     San Francisco - Friday Night Tastings from 5-6:30pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 19: "Good Friends Stick Around: Featuring Good Beer Co." - $5

    Featuring

    - The Good Beer Company "Cara Cara Viejo" Farmhouse Ale w/ Cara Cara Oranges Aged in Oak Barrels, California (750ml) $16.99
    - The Good Beer Company "Cobwebs" Farmhouse / Mixed Culture Ales Aged in Oak Barrels, California (750ml) $16.99
    - The Good Beer Company "JK&LOL" Farmhouse Ale aged in K&L Four Roses Single Barrel w/ Peaches, California (750ml) $22.99
    - The Good Beer Company "Ralph" Farmhouse Ale w/ Cherries aged in Oak Barrels, California (750ml) $19.99
    - The Good Beer Company "Viejo" Farmhouse Ale Aged in Oak Barrels, California (750ml) $11.99
    - The Good Beer Company "Vivo" Farmhouse Blonde Aged in Oak Barrels, California (750ml) $11.99
  • January 26: Champagne Laurent Perrier Tasting - $10

    Featuring

    Laurent-Perrier Ultra Brut Champagne $54.99
    Laurent-Perrier "La Cuvée" Brut Champagne $39.99
    2007 Laurent-Perrier Brut Champagne $54.99
    Laurent-Perrier "Grand Siècle" Brut Champagne $109.99
    Laurent-Perrier "Cuvée Rosé" Brut Rosé Champagne $69.99

Redwood City Friday Night Tastings


     Redwood City Store - Fridays from 5 to 6:30pm - No Person Under 21 Permitted in Tasting Bar.

  • January 26: Champagne Friday - Line up posted week of the event. Stay tuned!

    Walk-in only. Line up subject to change.
  • February 2: Mount Eden Vineyards - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay tuned!

    Walk in only. Line-up subject to change.
  • February 9: Andy Booth pours Ribers Del Duero and Rueda - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay tuned!

    Walk in only. Line-up subject to change.
  • February 16: Burgundy - Domaine Frederic Esmonin - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay tuned!

    Walk in only. Line-up subject to change.
  • February 23: Champagne Friday - Line-up posted week of the event. Stay event!

    Walk-in only. Line up subject to change.

Other Events and Resources

Want to Put on Your Own Event? Here are a few people who can take your concept and craft it into an exceptional experience for you and your guests:

  • Courtney Cochran - Courtney Cochran is the Founder & Principal of San Francisco-based wine consultancy Your Personal Sommelier as well as HIP TASTES Events, through which she offers fun and stylish wine tastings to the general public in San Francisco. Courtney holds her sommelier certification from the International Sommelier Guild and the American Court of Master Sommeliers. She has been profiled as a hip young sommelier in Vogue magazine, Daily Candy, and Business Week Online. Read more and contact Courtney at CourtneyCochran.com and HipTastes.com
  • Don Davis (Uncorked Events) - Whether you are learning to pair champagne with food in an intimate sit-down gathering, attending a Pinot Noir tasting at a new art gallery or at a majestic company party in the heart of Napa Valley, Don can put together a great event for you. With years of experience at putting together some of SF's most lavish events, Don will help you customize something special. Read more and contact Don at 415.307.6235.

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