Washington DC - Wine Education and Schools
This is a list with links to various Wine Education and Schools in and around Washington DC.
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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.
Capital Wine School
The Capital Wine School was started by Jay Youmans MW in 2008 with the goal of offering the highest quality wine education possible while keeping the classes fun and unpretentious. Our instructors and knowledgeable, experienced, and engaging - "Seriously fun wine education".
5207 Wisconsin Avenue NW Suite # 7 & #8
Wine With Friends
Wine With Friends is a wine tasting and education company designed to bring the wine experience directly to you. We do tastings in private homes as well as corporate and non-profit events. Choose from our standard wine classes and specialty tastings or design a custom event. Every Wine With Friends event includes an interactive presentation and guided tasting led by a certified sommelier or wine educator.