The 10 Best Wines of 2017

The (PLCB) Fine Wine and Good Spirits Edition This past year was a fantastic one for those of us living in Pennsylvania, at least for wine.  The first independent wine shops started cropping up all over the state, and a handful of state-run stores finally found...

Top Ten Wine Shops in Philly

The Top Wine Shops in Philadelphia Find the Best Wine Shops Near You, In Philadelphia and Beyond Buying good wine in Philly can be a challenge. The prices are too damn high. Most of the folks working in the stores know more about Barefoot Cellars than Bordeaux. ...

Our Wine Tasting Kit

Our Wine Tasting Kit Exclusively for Premium Ticket Holders Each element of our tasting kit is custom designed by the executive director of the school. The package includes a BYO wine bag, a lead-free crystal wine glass, sommelier corkscrew, silver pen, and tasting...

December Newsletter

The December Newsletter Friends, the holidays are upon us. It’s time for all of us to transform into hybrid Santa-Sommeliers. To start off the Holiday newsletter, I’ve crafted a super-corny jingle for you: Pop the corks and spread the cheer: Let...

November Newsletter

  Our Little Secret In our 18 years of operation, we’ve learned a thing or two about teaching wine classes.   I love my job, but it’s the caliber of our students that really makes it worthwhile. I am deeply grateful that so many of you are...