There is much more to Italian wine than the tried-and-true prosecco, pinot grigio, chianti and brunello. San Francisco is lucky to to have a community of wine professionals well-versed in the wines of Italy, a country home to over 1,000 native grapes and 20 wine producing regions. These 10 restaurants and wine shops chose by Italian food-tour curator, food writer, and sommelier Coral Sisk offer an approachable wine list for anyone thirsty for Italian wine and a varied selection. And because drinking without food is a fineable offense in Italy, these restaurants and wine bars offer the most wine-friendly eating options as well.
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