Press Club San Francisco Hosts “Taste Wine Like a Pro” July 21

Mauro Cirilli

Mauro Cirilli

Press Club’s Sommelier, Mauro Cirilli teaches guests how to describe, taste, analyze and pair wine just like the experts during an info-packed event. Cirilli will lead guests of a journey through the various regions of the wine world while identifying the grapes behind them, understanding the impact of terroir, winemaking style and how to utilize all senses to appreciate wine. The “quiz-free,” casual setting provides an enjoyable wine education within in the relaxed environs of San Francisco’s favorite wine bar and lounge. Each class will include six wines including two reds, two whites, one sweet and one sparkling varietal.

When: Thursday, July 21, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Who: Wine enthusiasts of all levels of study; perfect for corporate groups and team building, each class is offered to a maximum of 18 people to allow for an unintimidating atmosphere and personal guidance from Cirilli.

Where:  The casual environment of Press Club’s Private Dining Room is perfect for oenophiles and beginners alike. Press Club San Francisco is located at 20 Yerba Buena Lane in San Francisco, between Market and Mission Streets.

More: Tickets are $75/person for wines and instruction and can be purchased through Eventbrite.  Corporate workshops can accommodate 10-18 people and are offered Tuesday-Thursday from 4 p.m.-5pm. Tuition is $100/person.  Reserve your group by calling 415.744.5000.

About:  Press Club, a wine bar and lounge, is San Francisco’s answer to a stylish and modern venue for meeting new people conveniently located at 20 Yerba Buena Lane between Market and Mission Streets.  Open to the public Monday to Thursday 4 – 10 p.m., Friday 4 p.m. – midnight and Saturday from 2 p.m. to midnight.  Closed on Sundays. Free wi-fi access. For details please visit or call 415.744.5000.