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55 Star Starred
Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street San Francisco, CA 94105
415-597-6700
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http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2013-03-18/jancis-robinson-...

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Jancis Robinson, Wine Columnist, The Financial Times; Co-author, _American Wine: The Ultimate Companion to the Wines and Wineries of the United States _

Linda Murphy, Wine Editor, San Francisco Chronicle; Co-author, _American Wine: The Ultimate Companion to the Wines and Wineries of the United States _

In conversation with Leslie Sbrocco, Host, Check, Please!, KQED-TV

Swirl the wine in your glass, wine lovers and aficionados. Is it fresh? buttery? fruity? earthy? smoky? If you love learning about wine, join world-renowned wine personality Robinson and local wine expert Murphy for a fascinating evening. They will share their vast knowledge and colorful tales collected from vineyards across the country. With more than 7,000 wineries in almost every corner of the country, the United States has become the world’s largest wine-consuming market.

About the Ticket Supplier: Commonwealth Club

The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation’s oldest and largest public affairs forum, presenting over 400 annual events on topics ranging across politics, culture, society and the economy.

Founded in 1903, the Commonwealth Club has played host to a diverse and distinctive array of speakers, from Teddy Roosevelt in 1911 to Erin Brockovich in 2001. Along the way, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton and Bill Gates have all given landmark speeches at the Club.