Miami-Fort Lauderdale - Wine Education and Schools

This is a list with links to various Wine Education and Schools in and around Miami-Fort Lauderdale.
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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.
PO Box
Seattle, WA.
ph. 855-946-3825
WineryandWineAppraisals.com

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.
PO Box
Seattle, WA.
ph. 855-946-3825
WineryandWineAppraisals.com

Florida Wine Academy

Florida Wine Academy the leading provider in wine, spirits & sake education in Florida. The company is also a WSET Approved Programme Provider. WSET certifications are designed for wine enthusiasts, sommeliers and other professionals in the beverage and hospitality industries. Florida Wine Academy offers consulting and on-site training services for restaurants, bars and wine retailers, and also provides seminars, educational tastings and corporate events.
1 SE 3rd Avenue, Suite 2240
Miami, FL
ph. (786) 7149846
www.floridawineacademy.com

Hermes Wine Consulting

Hermѐs Ortiz Miami, FL 954-683-8293 Hermesortiz@bellsouth.net • Certification: United States Sommelier Association (USSA) • Advanced Level • Instructor for USSA • Areas of Expertise: Italy, France, Bordeaux, Burgundy, California, Napa, Argentina, Chile, Spain • Experience: 20+ years in Fine Wines & Spirits • Background: Wine Buyer, Retailer, Wholesale Distribution, Importing Experienced in: • Expert on Bordeaux, Burgundy, France, Italy, Spain, Napa Valley, California • Wine Education
P O Box 2728
Boca Raton, FL
ph. 954-683-8293