Wine School of Philadelphia

Academic Courses

Wine & Beer Diploma Programs

Core Wine Education

Core Wine Courses

Full semester wine courses for the beginner and intermediate students. SOMM certification ( Level I-III) available via the National Wine School.

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Advanced Wine Courses

For the advanced student of wine. Learn from the top sommelier-professors in America. SOMM certification (Level IV and V) available via the National Wine School.

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Beer Brewing Courses

Learn how to brew beer and craft your own recipes like a master brewer. Three levels of beer brewing courses available via the Philly Beer School.  

Upcoming Tasting Classes

Available Wine, Beer, Cocktail & Cooking Classes

Imbibe! The Whiskey & Cocktail Class

Friday, November 23 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
1 Seat(s) Available

Spanish Wine Academy

Wednesday, December 12 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
10 Seat(s) Available

Cabernet Sauvignon & Beyond

Thursday, December 13 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
20 Seat(s) Available

France VS Australia

Thursday, December 20 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
11 Seat(s) Available

Greatest Wine Regions of the World

Friday, December 21 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
16 Seat(s) Available

Beer America

Saturday, December 22 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
22 Seat(s) Available

Bubbles! The Sparkling Wine Class

Sunday, December 23 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
9 Seat(s) Available

Italian Food and Wine Pairing

Wednesday, December 26 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
20 Seat(s) Available

Ultimate Champagne Class

Thursday, December 27 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
9 Seat(s) Available

Mixology: The Cocktail Creation Class

Friday, December 28 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
18 Seat(s) Available

Eight Wines to Try Before You Die

Saturday, December 29 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
6 Seat(s) Available

Ultimate Champagne Class

Sunday, December 30 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
16 Seat(s) Available

Barolo & Beyond

Thu, January 3, 2019 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
20 Seat(s) Available

Pinot Noir: The Family Tree

Fri, January 4, 2019 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
22 Seat(s) Available

Santa Barbara

Sat, January 5, 2019 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
20 Seat(s) Available

8 Beers To Try Before You Die

Sat, January 5, 2019 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
16 Seat(s) Available

Castello di Gabbiano 2013 Chianti Classico Riserva

The  Gabbiano Castle has been a focal point in Tuscany since the 12th century. Being between the rival towns of Sienna and Florence, it was more often about war, not wine. Here's a section from a 19th-century account of medieval warcraft: Fulminato da dieci cannoni,...

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Hope after Tragedy: The Origin of the Wine School

In this week's episode of Philly Who? I sat down for a deeply personal interview with Kevin Chemidlin, the podcast's host. This is unlike any other interview I've done in the past 20 years of running the wine school. It goes deep into my past, including the tragedies...

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