San Francisco’s Taste of the Nation

San Francisco’s Taste of the Nation

March 2019
Pier 35
The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA
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Join us next March for an unforgettable night of unlimited bites and sips from San Francisco's best restaurants and drink purveyors.

Event Details

Thank you for helping us raise $223,000 for the No Kid Hungry campaign to end child hunger in America!

Guests were treated to some delicious food, drink, and exciting auction items. Plus, one lucky winner took home a “wine cellar” with a mix of wine from all the wineries participating at the event!

A special thanks to our national sponsors, Citi, Sysco, OpenTable, and Food Network; plus our local sponsors, o Loacker, Silicon Valley Bank, TriNet, Evans Family Foundation, Pared, AOC SF, Payroll Systems, MacRostie Winery, Microsoft, Uber Eats, Mr. Espresso, Essentia, Monkey 47, Redbreast, Lot 40, Redbreast, Serrales, The Glenlivet and Baja Brewing and all of our in kind donors including Entire Productions, Denon & Doyle, and all of our Auction donors.

If you are interested in being a sponsor or participant for the 2019 Taste of the Nation, please contact Kathleen P. Talbot at


2018 Beverage Partners

21st Amendment Brewery | Ashes & Diamonds | Almanac Beer Co.| Ashes & Diamonds | Baja Brewing Company| Brasswood Estate | Conn Creek | Cuvaison Estate Wines | Death’s Door Spirits |   Don Q Rum |  DuMOL Winery | Ginny’s Gin | Grgich Hills Estate | HALL Wines | Huge Bear Wines | Juice Shop | Ladera Vineyards | Lagunitas Brewing Co. | Lot 40 | Macrostie Winery & Vineyards | Modus Operandi Cellars | Monkey 47 | Mr. Espresso | Outland Wines | Patz & Hall | Redbreast Whiskey |Reeve Wines | Robert Biale Vineyards | Scribe Winery | Somnium Wine | Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars | The Beehive | The Glenlivet | The Treasury SF | Titus Vineyards | Trick Dog | Von Strasser Family of Wines | WALT Wines | Whitechapel

Ticket Levels

General Admission

Includes admission from 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.

VIP Admission

Includes ½ hour early admission beginning at 6pm, Exclusive access to VIP Lounge with seating, Select tasting bites from Chefs including Kim Alter of Nightbird, Stuart Brioza of State Bird, Chris Cosentino of Cockscomb, Traci Des Jardins of Jardinière, Brandon Rice of Rich Table, and Staffan Terje of Perbacco, VIP Event gift

Executive Cabana

Includes admission from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. with half hour early access to the event; a private Cabana with seating for 10; bottle and butler service; and all access to bites and sips prepared by more than 70 of San Francisco’s culinary and beverage elite.

Participating Restaurants


National Sponsors

National Co-Presenting Sponsors

Citi Sysco

Media Sponsor

Food Network

National Sponsor

OpenTable Glenfiddich

Local Sponsors

Local Sponsors

AOCSFBaja Brewing CompanyMacrostie Winery & VineyardsLoackerMicrosoftMr. EspressoMonkey 47Payroll Systems LLCTriNetSilicon Valley BankGlenfiddichParedUber EatsEssentia WaterDon Q RumDeath’s Door Spirits

Photobooth Sponsor

Denons & Doyle Entertainment Group

DJ Sponsor

Entire Productions