Philadelphia-Southeast PA - Wine Education and Schools
This is a list with links to various Wine Education and Schools in and around Philadelphia-Southeast PA.
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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.
The Wine Guy® LLC - Bob Trimble
A long time wine professional & wine educator for some of the most respected companies in the wine business. Sterling Vineyards School of Service & Hospitality in Napa, Seagram C&E Wines Co, Diageo, Dir. Pernod Ricard USA and Drexel University. Currently, Bob runs an importer/distributor and sits on the board of Philly Wine Week. Kevin Zraly, founder of Windows on the World Wine School in NYC, said: “Bob’s passion and enthusiasm for wine is second to none!"
Wine School of Philadelphia
America's top wine school since 2001. Located in the Rittenhouse neighborhood of Philadelphia, the Wine School boasts beautiful classrooms tastefully appointed with oriental rugs, vintage lighting, and exposed brick walls.
Wine selections are far beyond expectations. The school operates one of the largest wine cellars in the region, with each wine curated by a master-level sommelier.
And classes are real classes, taught by real sommelier-instructors, with real content.
109 S. 22nd Street
Marc Supsic's Wine Living
• Diploma Certified: Wine & Spirit Education Trust of London
• Pairing events @ your location - 5 to 50 guests
• Host, 200+ Food, Drink & Travel videos
• Featured: Philly Style, Spoonful Magazine, Chestnut Hill Local, Wine Spectator
• 2017 & 2018 MontCo Happenings, "Famous Montco-er"
My mission is to discover new places, meet new people, and learn about the amazing cultures, foods and drinks of the world. Life is a celebration of the senses! Let me show you what I’ve learned. Cheers!
624 Bridle Road
ph. (267) 210-2771
Indian Valley Chapter of the American Wine Society
IVAWS offers monthly educational wine tastings in a relaxed setting. Nominal cost and non-profit, we are always looking for new members. Check us out!