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
My business career & passion for 25+years has been pursuing the enjoyment & study of wine, sharing that passion with others! The pleasure of wine is never ending, it’s welcoming, warm, and social, & completely enhanced, when shared with colleagues, good friends, & family. I have developed a teaching style that is relaxed, fun and entertaining from my years of experience in national wine educator positions for both US & European wineries. Happy to design an experience especially for you, Cheers!
The Wine Guy® LLC - Bob Trimble
Bob has 20+ years as a professional wine educator for some of the most respected companies in the wine business. Sterling Vineyards School of Service & Hospitality, Seagram Chateau & Estate Wines Co. Diageo and Dir. of Education, for Pernod Ricard. Currently Bob teaches at Drexel University, 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."
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!