On Thursday June 30th, ~FOREIGN CINEMA~ is hosting Italian wine importer Oliver McCrum of Oliver McCrum Wines. The four-course meal will be paired with Piedmontese wines (details here), and hosted on the mezzanine. 6:30pm. $100, excluding tax and gratuity. Reservations: 415-648-7600.
On Monday July 11th, ~OZUMO SAN FRANCISCO~ will host master brewer Philip Harper, the British-born maker of Tamagawa sake in Kyoto, Japan. Executive chef Alejandro Morgan will serve an assortment of small plates, sushi, and other snacks to accompany Harper’s sakes. $40. 6:30pm-8:30pm. Reserve online. (Harper will also be at Ozumo Oakland on Wednesday July 13th; $35.)