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February 2019

Sommelier Smackdown

Wednesday, February 27 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$81 – $119 Sold out
sommelier smackdown

The Wine School's signature event! In this food and wine pairing event, we pit one of the city's top wine professionals against the founder of the Wine School of Philadelphia...and all for you! The Chef-Emcee of the evening is Keith Wallace, who crafts a menu that will test the sommelier's mettle to the fullest. Best of all, you are the judge. Attendees sample each of food & wine pairings, then vote on the skills of the sommelier's skill.  Contestants are not just local somms. Past…

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March 2019

Craft Beer and Cheese Pairing

Friday, March 8 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$51 – $89 Sold out

Beer and cheese have a natural affinity for each other: Craft brews transform a meal from everyday to extraordinary, while artisanal cheeses do the same. When combined, it's an out-of-this-world flavor experience. This class combines the talent of one of Philadelphia's top beer geeks and beloved cheesemongers for the ultimate class on beer and cheese pairing. Grab a seat and see why the Philly Beer School was named "Best of Philly" for our beer classes! Tasting Sheets Beer and Cheese…

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Core Wine Course (Spring Semester)

Sunday, March 10 from 3:00 pm to 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Sunday, repeating until Sun, May 5, 2019

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$978 – $1299 Sold out
Core Wine Edication Courses

Sundays, March 10th  to May 5th from 3:00 - 7:30 pm Classes will not be held on April 21st Earn a complete wine education in a single semester. The Core Wine Course combines our Foundation and Intermediate programs into a unified wine education experience. Plus, the Core Wine Course will save you a sizable amount of tuition. Individually, the Foundation and Intermediate programs cost hundreds of dollars more. In the Foundation portion of the program, students will learn the techniques and master the knowledge needed to…

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Food & Wine Scholar™ | Advanced Wine Course

Monday, March 11 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, repeating until Mon, May 6, 2019

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$550 – $700 Sold out
food and wine pairing

Mondays, March 11th to May 6th from 7:30 to 9:30pm Demystify the challenge of food and beverage pairings. This wine course presents a practical, user-friendly approach grounded in understanding the direct relationships and reactions between food and wine components, flavors, and textures. This approach uses sensory analysis to help the practitioner identify key elements that affect pairings, rather than simply following the usual laundry list of wine-to-food matches. Introduction to Food & Wine Pairing. The basics of wine evaluation and…

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Beer Brewing Program, Level One (Winter Semester)

Saturday, March 16 from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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One event on Sat, March 16, 2019 at 1:00pm

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$150 – $200
beer brewing program

Brewing classes are held on February 16th and March 16th In this brewing class,  you will learn how to brew great beer. Even better, you will be brewing your own beer. A  brewer-instructor will guide you through the process step by step: from brew to boil to bottle. By the end of the second day of class, you will be bottling your own hand-crafted beer.  And leaving with all the knowledge you need to start brewing at home. Beer Brewing School “Best Adult…

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Bourbon!

Thursday, March 21 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$61 – $99 Sold out
Bourbon

Bourbon! is a tour-de-force of one of our favorite drinks. Learn how it's made, what makes for a great bourbon, and what are some brands to look out for. All the while tasting some amazing examples. A generation ago, they called it brown liquor. Now, we call it the angel's share.   Do you know what all great liquor has in common? They are aged for many years --sometimes decades-- in charred white oak barrels. Barrel-aged booze is what this class is about. This…

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April 2019

Cooking Class with Wine Pairings

Tuesday, April 9 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$81 – $119 Sold out
Cooking Class

A wine and cooking class like no other. In this class, our top chef teams up with one of our top sommeliers. Together they craft a seasonal and satisfying menu for the night, with a focus on farm-to-table ingredients. The class includes a cooking demonstration of each dish, along with a full description of the wine pairings by our sommelier-instructor. You then taste the results for yourself. Come to see the magic behind the bestselling cookbook "Corked & Forked: Four…

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May 2019

Luxury Tequila & Cocktails

Friday, May 10 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$61 – $99 Sold out
tequila

Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican culture that means many things to many people. But to us, it's all about that famous blue agave juice from Jalisco, more commonly known (and heartily consumed) as Tequila. We run this class before every year. It's a Wine School tradition. After all, luxury tequila is one of the best things in life. We'll taste through a selection of the finest small producer blanco, reposado, and anejo varieties, as well as provide insider…

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Wine Foundation Course (Enhanced Spring Semester)

Tuesday, May 14 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, happening 8 times

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$549 – $699 Sold out
Foundation Wine Course

Tuesdays,  May 14th to July 2nd from 7:30 to 9:30 pm The world of wine is built on the foundation of taste. The top professionals in the food, wine, and hospitality industries understand this: the committed student of wine must learn this. To stand tall in the wine world, the student must learn to unravel the hidden flavors of wine and speak the language of the senses. “The Wine School is a great place to build knowledge and pursue your…

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Beer Brewing Program, Level One (Spring Semester)

Saturday, May 18 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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An event every 4 weeks that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Sat, June 15, 2019

Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$150 – $200 Sold out
beer brewing program

Brewing classes are held on May 18th and June 15th In this brewing class,  you will learn how to brew great beer. Even better, you will be brewing your own beer. A  brewer-instructor will guide you through the process step by step: from brew to boil to bottle. By the end of the second day of class, you will be bottling your own hand-crafted beer.  And leaving with all the knowledge you need to start brewing at home. Beer Brewing Course “Best Adult Education”…

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Great Ciders of the World

Friday, May 24 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$51 – $89 15 tickets left
Cider Class

All around the world, the public’s taste for fermented cider has been growing more rapidly than at any time in the past 150 years. From farmhouse ciders in France to Gallician Cidres in Spain to cideries popping up right here in Philadelphia, this tasting class is a love letter to the world of cider and a fascinating peek behind the beverage. Taught by our resident cider maker, his passion for cider is obvious. In this richly informative and entertaining cider class,…

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June 2019

The Whiskey & Cocktail Class

Friday, June 28 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$61 – $79 20 tickets left
whiskey class

One of the greatest whiskey authors of our generation, Michael Jackson, often visited our offices. That was back "in the day" when our old building (127 S. 22nd Street) was still occupied by his publisher, Running Press. This class is one of the ways we celebrate his legacy. A bit of sauced education, this class features everything you ever wanted to know about whiskey but were afraid to ask: From whiskey cocktails to food pairings, to its smokey history. This is…

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July 2019

Rare Rums & Exotic Cocktails

Thursday, July 11 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$61 – $99 15 tickets left
Luxury Rum Class

Are you ready to dive into the glamorous but all-so-slightly seedy world of rum?  This class features rare and beautiful rums and a lesson on building the perfect rum cocktail. At the Wine School, we are big proponents of sauced education.  For this class, our history lesson starts in the taverns of colonial Philadelphia, where rum turned boozehounds into patriots and drunken nights into cold hard cash for the Revolution. We'll join the pirate ships off the coast of Central America,…

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August 2019

Beer 101

Thursday, August 8 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$41 – $69 20 tickets left
Beer & Brewing 101

The beer class for everyone. This is our introduction to how beer is made, major beer styles, and brewing history. The Philly Beer School's Beer 101 was featured on the TV show “What's Brewing" by Nicole Brewer, the CBS 3 Anchor and Reporter. Why Beer 101 It's a great time to be a beer lover. There are thousands of great beers to choose from, and more come every day. That also makes this the most confusing time to be a beer lover.…

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Accelerated Core Wine Course (Summer)

Monday, August 12 from 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00pm, repeating until Sat, August 17, 2019

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$899 – $1199 16 tickets left
Core Wine Edication Courses

August 12th to 17th, from 5 pm to 9:30 pm Earn a complete wine education in a single week. The Accelerated Core Wine Course combines our Foundation and Intermediate programs into a unified wine education experience. Plus, the Core Wine Course will save you a sizable amount of tuition. Individually, the Foundation and Intermediate programs cost hundreds of dollars more. Payment Plan for the Accelerated Core Program If you'd prefer to set up a payment plan for the program, details are below. https://www.vinology.com/all/accelerated-core-certification-summer-payment-plan/ In…

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September 2019

Wine Instructor Training & Certification

Tuesday, September 3 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:30pm, happening 5 times

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$350 – $450 13 tickets left
wine instructor training

The essential certification for anyone who needs to teach or talk about wine to an audience.  This certification from the National Wine School is mission-critical for anyone in wine education. This program is hosted by the Wine School of Philadelphia and runs nightly from September 3rd to the 7th, 7:30 to 9:30 pm. Wine Instructor Certification This qualification is available to all students who opt for certification via the National Wine School.   From the National Wine School:  To be taken…

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Cooking 101

Thursday, September 12 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$99 – $119 14 tickets left
Cooking Class 101

  Even if you've never boiled water, this friendly, practical cooking class is for you. It gives you the crucial jump-start to become a superior home cook. In easy to follow techniques, the chef-instructor will show you how to master essential cooking techniques. From knife skills to the proper saute, this class will keep you cooking in style. We believe the best way to learn how to cook is to actually start cooking. That is why Cooking 101 is a hands-on culinary…

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winemaker training

Winemaking & Winemaker Certification

Monday, September 16 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, repeating until Mon, October 14, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, repeating until Mon, January 6, 2020

One event on Mon, January 6, 2020 at 7:30pm

One event on Mon, January 13, 2020 at 7:30pm

One event on Mon, January 20, 2020 at 7:30pm

One event on Mon, January 27, 2020 at 7:30pm

Wine School of Philadelphia, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States

There is a $100 supply fee for this program. This winemaker program runs from September 16th to October 14th, 2019 (no class on September 30th). The program resumes on January 6th and continues to January 27th, 2020   From crushing grapes to bottling wine, this essential winemaking course enables the winemaker to make informed decisions about ingredients, equipment, and the winemaking process. Precise step-by-step instructions lead both novice and advanced winemakers through all of the important procedures, including selecting and working…

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October 2019

Beer Brewing Program, Level One (Fall Semester)

Saturday, October 5 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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One event on Sat, October 26, 2019 at 2:00pm

Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
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$200 – $250 4 tickets left
beer brewing program

Brewing classes are held on October 5th and October 26th, from 2 to 6 pm. Course fees do not include the brewing supplies fee of $50, payable on the first day of class. In this brewing class,  you will learn how to brew great beer. Even better, you will be brewing your own beer. A  brewer-instructor will guide you through the process step by step: from brew to boil to bottle. By the end of the second day of class, you will be bottling your own hand-crafted…

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Core Beer Brewing Program

Core Beer Brewing Program: Levels One & Two

Saturday, October 5 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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An event every 3 weeks that begins at 2:00pm on Saturday, happening 4 times

Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States

The Core Beer Brewing Course is the definitive program for making quality beers at home. Whether you want simple, sure-fire techniques for making your first beer, or you’re a seasoned homebrewer working with all-grain batches, this beer course has something for you.  From ingredients and methods to science and equipment, this beer brewing course is loaded with valuable information for any stage brewer. If you want to master the art of brewing, this is the program you need to attend. Beer…

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November 2019

Beer Brewing Program, Level Two (Fall Semester)

Saturday, November 16 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
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One event on Sat, December 7, 2019 at 2:00pm

Philly Beer School, 109 S. 22nd Street
Philadelphia,PA19103United States
$200 – $250 6 tickets left
Beer Brewing

Level Two Beer Brewing Program at the Philly Beer School New to brewing? We suggest attending the Level One Brewing Program first. The Level Two Brewing Program is the critical step toward becoming a master homebrewer. In this program, the student learns to develop beer recipes and brew all-grain beers. Course fees do not include the brewing supplies fee of $50, payable first day of class. This is a two-day beer brewing program. Classes are held on November 16th and…

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