Wine Events: Harvest Tasting at Ragazza, California Wines Road Trip at Ferry Building


The scene at the California Wines Road Trip tasting in 2012. Photo from Facebook.

Join Pamela Busch at ~RAGAZZA~ on Saturday September 21st from 12pm-3pm for a Harvest Wine Tasting. The tasting will focus on some lesser-known wine-producing areas in Eastern Europe, including Croatia, Slovenia, and Hungary, with wines from importers Blue Danube Wine and Return to Terroir. Bryan Harrington of Harrington Wine will also be in attendance, pouring his pinot noir from 2002 to the present. Ragazza will be providing snacks too. Tickets are $30 per person ($18 for trade), and $6 of each ticket sale will be donated to The George Harrison Fund for UNICEF.

Also on Saturday September 21st is the ~CALIFORNIA WINES ROAD TRIP~ event at the Ferry Building. From 2pm-5pm, check out pours from 12 different regions throughout California, including Napa, Paso Robles, Santa Cruz, and San Luis Obispo; here’s a list of the participating wineries here. Tickets are $35, and a portion of the proceeds will go to CUESA. Ferry Plaza, Second Floor.