Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

The Top Five Wines for Raw Oysters

The brine and sweet fragrant flesh of a shucked oyster is an essential tribute to the summer. The wines served alongside should reflect a bit of sunshine and refreshment, too. Here …

Read more

Cartoon characters enjoying wine with "Good Cheap Wines".

Good Cheap Wine

There are plenty of well-made wines that are also cheap. Here are 10 of our favorite cheap wines, but these are a sampling of the best of the best. Even better, …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Wine Reviews

For our newest wine reviews for summertime drinking, check out our main page for wine ratings and reviews. The WhitesTangent Pinot Gris, Edna Valley (California)A rather unique bottling from the Central …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Italian Wine Reviews

While the member of the Wine School team laying waste to Spain’s porcine population, yours truly was engaged in exhaustive research concerning patterns of wine consumption among Italians. Specifically, what will …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

The Sommelier Smackdown

To celebrate the notoriety we’ve garnered thanks to being singled out by  World Wrestling megabucks impresario Vince McMahon; we recently held a mano a mano a mano red wine competition featuring three of …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Alma de Blanco 2007 Godello, Monterrei

From the still relatively unknown Monterrei D.O. in Spain’s northwest comes this Godello, a fruity, surprisingly linear wine that will complement everything from steamed shrimp and prawns to a big bowl …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Thanksgiving at The Wine School

A shot from the past! Thanksgiving 2010.Thanksgiving is upon us and with that comes entertaining friends and family, many coming from out of town. Make your holiday weekend ever more festive …

Read more

PXL 20210505 165029612.PORTRAIT scaled

Summer Wine Suggestions

To desire wine is to throw oneself into a lifelong adventure that will never be fully satisfied. And The Wine School – with its no-frills and down-to-earth manner – has been …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Lagar de Pintos Albarino, 2005

Not that they needed it, but the recent infusion of Mediterranean-themed “small plate” menus on the local dining scene has opened palates to the quality and value of Spanish wines. However, …

Read more

Frontpage Hero for Wine School of Philadelphia

Wine Gift Recommendations

These wines will make great gifts and will be enjoyable by a wide range of wine enthusiasts.You can find these wines using the Wine Finder. If you live near Philly, a …

Read more

Item added to cart.
0 items - $0.00