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Chili

Stacks ‘o Racks on sale for Labor Day

Summer is coming to a close and we’ve got a fantastic price on BN Ranch‘s California-Raised, Grass-fed Racks of Lamb! For just one week – August 31 through September 6 – BN’s Racks will be on sale for $21.99/lb. (normally $29.99/lb.). These mild and tender chops are a great way … Continue Reading


 
Raph

Celebrating New Public Label Arrivals

Summer is here at Bi-Rite Market and we’re pleased as punch to announce the return of our Public Label Olive Oils, and a fantastic new collaboration with Poe Wines that created our Public Label Pinot Noir.  You may know that each Public Label bottle and jar contains ingredients sourced from … Continue Reading


 
John Herbstritt

Wines of Louis/Dressner

When Jules Dressner came to San Francisco last year to talk to us about his wines, his reputation preceded him. At Bi-Rite, we have been supporters of Louis/Dressner wines – the company started by parents Denyse and Joe in 1988 – for quite some time. When you purchase a bottle with … Continue Reading


 
John Herbstritt

Arianna Occhipinti: In Search of Place

Arianna Occhipinti had a fabulous introduction to the world of wine when, as a sixteen-year-old, she was invited by her uncle Giusto (the ‘O’ in COS, a Sicilian winery that was organic before it was cool) to help him pour wine at Vinitaly. She knew nothing about wine at the … Continue Reading


 

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L'Ingegno in Cucina: The Delicious Economy of Italian Home Cooking with Viola BuitoniSeptember 29 from 5:00pm to 8:30pm
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Raincoast Crisps tastingOctober 6 from 11:00am to 3:00pm
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L'Ingegno in Cucina: The Delicious Economy of Italian Home Cooking with Viola BuitoniOctober 6 from 5:00pm to 8:30pm
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Peanut Butter and the Pen: Creative Food Writing For KidsOctober 12 from 10:00am to 11:15am
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Sosu Ketchup tastingOctober 12 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
In front of the 18th St. Market (3639 18th St)
closed for private eventOctober 12 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
From the Fields tastingOctober 13 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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The Artisan Jewish Deli at Home with Michael Zusman and Wise Sons DelicatessenOctober 13 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm
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Fresco Chocolate tastingOctober 14 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
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The Flavors of Southeast Asia: Homemade SaucesOctober 15 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Harvest Beer & Food Pairing Class with Master Cicerone Rich HigginsOctober 16 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Inside the California Food Revolution: the Female PioneersOctober 23 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Recchuiti Confections TastingNovember 1 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th)
The Flavors of Azerbaijan: Autumn + Winter - SOLD OUTNovember 1 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Perfect Pie Dough with Stacie PierceNovember 4 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Basic Knife Skills - SOLD OUTNovember 5 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Poco Dolce tastingNovember 8 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
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Producer Dinner: Dirty and Rowdy Family Winery (+ their Spicy. Fried. Chicken.) - SOLD OUTNovember 8 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm
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Peanut Butter and the Pen: Creative Food Writing For KidsNovember 9 from 10:00am to 11:15am
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Dukers Pickle tastingNovember 9 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Double Dutch Sweets tastingNovember 9 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th St)
closed for private eventNovember 9 from 6:00pm to 10:00pm
closed for private eventNovember 11 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm
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Arianna Organic Olive OilNovember 16 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Red Blossom Tea TastingNovember 16 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th St.)
closed for private eventNovember 16 from 5:00pm to 10:00pm
Food Lit Book ClubNovember 17 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
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Holiday Canning: Winter FruitNovember 17 from 4:30pm to 7:00pm
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INNA Jam TastingNovember 18 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Unsung: Fall Fruit - SOLD OUTNovember 18 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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The Joy of Mindful Cooking: The Holiday SeasonNovember 19 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Blue Chair Jam tastingNovember 22 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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Frantoio Grove Olive Oil tastingNovember 22 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
in front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th Street)
Bar Cacao tasting featuring: Fresco Chocolate & Ritual ChocolateNovember 22 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
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The Chai Cart tastingNovember 23 from 10:00am to 12:00pm
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CiCi's Italian Butterhorn tastingNovember 23 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th)
gate comme des filles chocolat tastingNovember 24 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th St)
Yes Bar tasting November 26 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th)
18th Hour - CLOSED THIS WEEKNovember 28 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Droga Chocolate TastingNovember 29 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm
In front of the 18th Street Bi-Rite Market (3639 18th St)
Worthy Granola tastingDecember 1 from 11:00am to 1:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th)
DIY Holidays: Handmade ChocolatesDecember 1 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
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Four Barrel Coffee TastingDecember 2 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
in front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th Street)
Vermouth Tasting with Carl SuttonDecember 2 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm
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Basic Knife Skills - SOLD OUTDecember 3 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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DIY Holidays: Creative Cookies with Batter Bakery - SOLD OUTDecember 4 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm
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Silk Road Tea TastingDecember 5 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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18th Hour + 18 Reasons Retail Launch Party + Sasha Duerr Art Opening!December 5 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
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Sightglass Coffee tastingDecember 6 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
In front of Bi-Rite Market 18th (3639 18th Street)
Wine Blitz Preview TastingDecember 6 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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Mead's Maple SyrupDecember 7 from 10:00am to 1:00pm
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Le Paste di Natale: Homemade Pasta for the Holiday Table - SOLD OUTDecember 7 from 11:00am to 2:00pm
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Stumptown Coffee Roasters TastingDecember 7 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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