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.

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.  

Online Classes

Our online classes are a fun and affordable  way to learn about wine. Classes are priced at only $10 a person!

One Hour Sommelier (Online)

Friday, July 10 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
4 Seat(s) Available

Master in American Wine, Independent Study

Wednesday, July 15 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
3 Seat(s) Available

Everything Delicious (Online) aka “Why Do I Love This Wine?”

Friday, July 24 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
10 Seat(s) Available

Loire Valley Wines (Online)

Saturday, August 15 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
11 Seat(s) Available

Wines of South America (Online)

Saturday, August 22 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
18 Seat(s) Available

South African Wines (Online)

Saturday, August 29 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
12 Seat(s) Available

Upcoming Tasting Classes

Our classrooms offer social distancing options and hospital-grade safety measures.

Beer Brewing Program, Level One (Fall Semester)

Saturday, September 12 from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm
12 Seat(s) Available

The Beautiful Wines

Thursday, October 1 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
8 Seat(s) Available

Wine 101: Learn About Wine

Thursday, October 8 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
8 Seat(s) Available

Romantic France

Thursday, October 15 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
5 Seat(s) Available

Discover Your Wine Style

Thursday, October 22 from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
8 Seat(s) Available

Bourbon!

Friday, October 23 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
12 Seat(s) Available

New Zealand Wines

Saturday, October 24 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
8 Seat(s) Available

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Wine Reviews and Articles

Twenty East Coast Wines that Rival Napa Valley

Twenty East Coast Wines that Rival Napa Valley

  During the summer of 2020 (FML), I was preparing for an online wine class on east coast wines. While doing research, it struck me how far we've come, even in the last year. I made it a personal challenge to find twenty wines that prove that East Coast wineries...

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Winemaking 101

Winemaking 101

History of Winemaking We have been making wine for ten thousand years. For much of that time, winemaking has played an outsized role in our lives. It has been an economic engine since before the Roman Empire and an essential part of many religions. Today, dozens of...

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