Atlanta-North Georgia - Wine Education and Schools
This is a list with links to various Wine Education and Schools in and around Atlanta-North Georgia.
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Tom DiNardo - The Wine Zealot
In 1987 Tom DiNardo began working in the California wine industry. He founded DiNardo & Lord Auctioneers in 1993. As a charity wine auctioneer, he has presided over many of the nation’s most acclaimed wine auctions. Tom is a nationally recognized sommelier, spirits & wine appraiser, wine educator, wine expert, and wine judge for many international wine competitions. Mr. DiNardo is a freelance wine writer for the Wine Enthusiast, Decanter, and Santé Magazines, and other wine journals. He was a regularly featured auctioneer for the former ERI wine auction gallery. Tom DiNardo now serves as V.P. of Outreach for the Natl. Assoc. of Professional Appraisers (NAPA), and he is also a certified insurance fraud investigator (CIFI). Tom performs wine appraisals and expert witness services for insurance companies, banks, law firms, and individuals. Tom DiNardo is perhaps best known by his Internet wine personality – The Wine Zealot. Through these unique experiences Tom has gained invaluable knowledge about wines and the wine industry. With a reverence for the grape, Tom DiNardo continues his passionate pursuit today as a wine educator who teaches others about oenology and wine collecting.
Healthy Chef Partyologist Nancy Waldeck for Taste and Savor Inc.
Join me to discover the fascinating history, science and people behind wine. You'll learn styles and types of wines, interesting characteristics and regional differences about wine around the world. Most importantly, I'll help you develop your own point of view, enabling you to confidently order wine in business and social settings. We'll enjoy, compare and pair wines with the foods that match it best. Come taste with a partyologist,whether you are a wine novice or an experienced enthusiast.
Vino Venue (Atlanta Wine School)
Located in Dunwoody, Vino Venue is a one-of-a-kind wine and dine emporium offering guests a unique, complete culinary experience. With over 50 wines available by the glass, a respectable craft beer selection, and bistro-style cuisine designed for sharing, Vino Venue is just the place to discover the art and science of food and wine. Vino Venue is also home to a $100,000 chef demonstration kitchen furthering Vino Venue’s fundamental priority: wine education at Atlanta Wine School.
4478 Chamblee Dunwoody Road
Chefs David and Gayle Darugh - Wine Educators
Chefs David and Gayle Darugh (Oeno-Spelunkers Extraordinaire!) offer Wine Appreciation, Humorous After Dinner Talks, Consulting and Culinary Classes nation-wide or at their Bed and Breakfast Inn in Clayton, Georgia. Both are commercial winemakers and wine education professionals with many years of experience in the food and wine industry. Classes, training and wine tastings can be customized for individuals or groups, always in a relaxed and entertaining format.
Beechwood Inn - 220 Beechwood Drive
ph. (706) 782-5485
The Premier Collection
The focus is to offer the wine novice assistance in wine selection. That may be for a food pairing, holiday gathering, gift or start of a personal cellar. The world of wine certainly has many diverse offerings and experimentation is encouraged
to determine individual preferences. However just as travel agents offer tour guides we offer our service, to help you get the most from your experience.
330 Justin Dr
Finest Events & Winetiques/Accessories
We conduct fun as well as educational wine events/ parties.
Multiple station blind and open style events with interaction.
Food parings to best enjoy wines
Enhanced presentation with our serving accessories and Winetiques.
Can custom create an memorable event for you, with event favors custom stemware.