21 great California wine, beer and cocktail events in December and beyond – The Mercury News

From merry holiday pop-up bars to a chili-and-beer fest, here’s what’s happening on the Bay Area’s wine, beer and cocktail season in December and beyond.

Reboot Hanukkah Pop-Up: Through Dec. 3, 214 Church St., San Francisco. This year’s pop-up includes a gift shop and family-friendly hang-out, plus a small bar where 21-and-over guests can sip a Geltini ($8), made with vodka, coffee liqueur and chocolate milk, with challah and latke bites. www.rebooters.net/popupshop.

Miracle Holiday Pop-Up Bar: Through Dec. 23 at Paper Plane, 72 S. First St., San Jose; Pacific Cocktail Haven, 580 Sutter St., San Francisco. Celebrate the holidays at this Santa-on-steroids pop-up bar serving up cocktails such as Snowball Old Fashioneds and the And a Partridge in a Pear Tree. www.miraclepopup.com

Deck the Halls Pop-Up Bar: Through Dec. 31, 1217 Sutter St., San Francisco. This holiday cocktail pop-up bar serves more than a dozen sips in eclectic “glassware,” including mini-gingerbread houses and ornaments. There’s a secret Dreidel Bar, too, in addition to tucked-away corners with live entertainment. www.dthbar.com

SF and Chill-i: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.Dec. 1 at SoMa StrEat Food Park, 428 11th St., San Francisco. Dive in to slow-cooked chili creations from 10 food trucks, plus live music and all-you-can-sip craft beers at this family-friendly chili fest. $35. http://www.somastreatfoodpark.com/

Holiday Tasting at Landmark Vineyards: 1-4 p.m. Dec. 1, 101 Adobe Canyon Road, Kenwood. An afternoon of wine, chocolate and cheese tasting. Sample single-vineyard wines with winemaker Greg Stach, chocolate with Kollas Chocolates and cheese pairings from Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Co. while you build your own holiday gift box or basket. https://bit.ly/2QIJa82

Holidays in the Vineyards: Noon-4:30 pm Dec. 1-2, participating Livermore Valley wineries. Get in the holiday spirit at more than 25 Livermore Valley wineries during this weekend-long celebration, which includes wine tastings, live music and special activities. Free admission, tasting fees vary. www.lvwine.org

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