Wine & Beer Events, March 13-22

Tuesday is St. Patrick's Day ... maybe some Ch. McCarthy?

Friday, 3/13, 4-6:30 p.m., Wine Club (953 Harrison): tasting of Sauvignon Blancs from around the world.

Friday, 3/13, 6-8 p.m., The Jug Shop

(1590 Pacific): tasting of eight Scottish beers from BrewDog, $15.

Saturday, 3/14, 2-5 p.m., CAV (1666 Market): tasting with Axel Stieglmar of Juris (Burgenland, Austria).

Saturday, 3/14, noon-3 p.m., K&L (638 4th St): tasting of wines from “ultrasmall boutique producers.”

Saturday, 3/14, 1-4 p.m., Wine Club (953 Harrison): tasting with Claire Forestier of Terres d'Aromes (Cote d'Or, Burgundy).

Saturday, 3/14, 2-5 p.m., Arlequin Wine Merchant (384 Hayes): Martine's Wines portfolio tasting with winemakers Rémy Gresser of Domaine Rémy Gresser (Alsace), Julien Brocard of Domaine Brocard (Chablis), Julie Gonet-Medeville of Respide-Medeville

(Graves), Xavier Gonet of Gonet-Medeville (Champagne), Sebastian Gay of

Domaine Michel Gay et Fils (Burgundy), and Arnuad Mortet of Denis

Mortet (Burgundy), Saturday, 3/14, 2-5:30 p.m., SF Wine Trading Co. (250 Taraval): tasting of Burgundy wines, $10

Saturday, 3/14, 5-7 p.m., The Jug Shop

(1590 Pacific): Pinot Noir tasting with Jordan Mackay, author of Passion for Pinot: A Journey Through America's Pinot Noir Country,

featuring Sonoma Coast Vineyards, WillaKenzie Estate, Gainey

Vineyard, and Clos Pegase Mitsuko's Vineyard, $5 (reservations required)

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