Upcoming Events at Flatiron Wines San Francisco

Wine Tastings and Events in San Francisco Here are some upcoming events in our SF store, located just south of Market, on the edge of the Financial District: Flatiron Wines & Spirits, 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, 94105 Gems of Eastern Europe: Georgia and Hungary Thursday August 18th from 5pm-7pm  Home to some of the oldest vineyards since, well, the beginning of viticulture, Georgian and Hungarian wines are slowly making their way into popularity.  When you have aromatic and delicious native varietals such as Rkatsiteli and Saperavi aged in qveri (egg shaped clay vessels) buried in the ground, what you get is a wine completely unique and refreshing for your palate.  Come ... Read More »

Online shopping at Flatiron San Francisco now available

You can finally shop from Flatiron San Francisco online! Our San Francisco website is coming soon, but in the meantime, our friends at Banquet built us an online storefront where you can browse our selection of thousands of wines and spirits and order what you need for in-store pickup or delivery! Rose for your picnic? Check! Champagne for a celebration? Check!  Red wines and white wines too, of course. You can even browse our selection of rare and collectible wines. Don't see what you're looking for?  Give us a call (415-780-1405) and we'll help you find what you need! Read More »

San Francisco Store: Online shopping now available!

Friends of Flatiron: You can finally shop Flatiron Wines San Francisco online! Our friends at Banquet have built us a webpage where you can browse our (if we may say so ourselves...) awesome selection of wines and spirits, and place orders for delivery or pick up. And if you have any questions about what you see, you can give us a call (415-780-1405)--we'd love to chat! (Updated July 29, 2016) [caption id="attachment_9970" align="aligncenter" width="1080"] Welcome to Flatiron Wines San Francisco![/caption] Hello Friends of Flatiron! We are thrilled to announce that our San Francisco store opened its doors for business yesterday evening!   Here's how to find us: Address: ... Read More »

New York Times Wine School, Provencal Rosé

Eric Asimov’s most recent New York Times' Wine School is online: Provencal Rosé. And again, we’ve got all three of the wines he featured! Commanderie de Peyrassol Côtes de Provence Rosé 2015, $18.99 (compare to $20 quoted in the Times) Mas de Gourgonnier Les Baux de Provence Rosé 2015 $14.99 Château de Pibarnon Bandol Rosé 2015 $29.99 We even have the Pibarnon in half-bottles for $16.99. These are long-time favorites at the shop. In fact we offered the Pibarnon in last week’s newsletter, and the Commanderie de Peyrassol earlier this month. What’s more, we’re having a free tasting tonight (Friday, May 2017 5-8pm) featuring another of the wines he mentioned, Terrebrune’s ... Read More »

SF: Cain Vineyard Tasting with winemaker Chris Howell

Saturday April 16th, 3-5pm If you've ever been up to visit Cain, you'll know that the vineyard sits on one of the most beautiful locations in Napa on the crest of Spring Mountain.  Just one look at the perfect vines and you'll come to have a sense of why the wines are so singular and delicious.  Drawing inspiration from his time in France, winemaker Chris Howell has been at the helm of production since 1990, and carries with him many traditions of old world winemaking.  Unlike many other Napa producers who abide by the "more is always better" philosophy, Howell and his team at Cain tend to pick their fruit earlier, so that the brightness and juiciness of the grapes are not lost to a later ... Read More »

SF: Loire tasting with Arnaud Lambert, Chateau de Breze

Thursday April 14th 5pm-7pm This week we are visiting the Saumur region of the Loire,  known for producing some of the most sought after Cabernet Francs in the world.  Chateau de Breze is located on the hill of Breze, a very unique location due to the soils and climate that meet here. Arnaud Lambert controls nearly 80% of the hill of Breze in Saumur and alongside Guiberteau, Rougeard and now Collier.  Come learn about the unique history of this region and sample some of the singular wines produced from Chateau de Breze. Read More »

SF Tasting: Banshee Wines with Noah Dorrance

Wednesday April 13th 5pm-7pm As we've already witnessed here in San Francisco, Banshee is one of our producers that consistently flies off the shelf as soon as it's stocked.  Started by 3 friends with a shared passion for wine, their goal was to fill a growing demand for high quality, delicious pinot noir and chardonnay at reasonable prices.  We think they've done quite a job and this week you can taste for yourself and meet owner/winemaker Noah at the shop! Read More »

SF Tasting: A trip to the Balkans

Thursday April 7th 5pm-7pm Feeling a bit adventurous and want to taste some truly unique wines from one of the oldest producing wine regions in history? Next Thursday we have a real treat, eastern European wine expert Eric Danch from importer Blue Danube will be in the shop pouring a plethora of indigenous varietals from Georgia, Croatia, and Slovenia. Come and learn the history and stories behind these unique wines, we promise they won't disappoint. Read More »