Membership-Only Happenings at the Wine School
As a member, you enjoy the best of the Wine School in an intimate and exclusive setting. Plus, upcoming special events and classes, just for you.
Become a Member of Philadelphia’s Premier Wine Club
The private club for members of Philadelphia’s wine community. From master sommelier to wine enthusiast, being part of the inner circle has its perks. As a member, you get Invitations to exclusive dinner parties, wine education seminars, and free access to our monthly club. Concierge and consulting services are a major perk of being a member of the Cru Club.
Cru Club Perks
- Concierge Services
- Monthly Wine Tasting Club
- Food & Wine Pairing Events
- Wine & Spirits Buying Club
- Consulting Services
- Private Dinner Club
- Wholesale Sommelier Supplies
- Wine Education Seminars
A club for sommeliers and smart wine lovers, far from the snobbery and low expectations of the consumer. The Cru Club is to the wine world that CBGB was to the punk rock scene. It’s a place where winemakers and sommeliers can let their hair down and just have some fun. It’s a place where smart people are respected and great wine is respected even more.
Being a member of the Cru Club is also to be close to the center of the Wine School. Along with the ongoing Sommelier Courses taught at the school, it was the thing that kept many of us together through the pandemic. It’s a special place full of great people. If you are a decent soul and love wine, you will be welcome here.
Our exclusive club. Fun and informal, it’s the best way to socialize with other wine lovers. A BYOB meal created and prepared by our in-house chef (with a vegetarian option). Wine tasting classes that are available only to current cru club members and their guests. These are classes that are higher level than our ordinary classes, along with very special wine selections.
When the greatest palates in Philadelphia congregate, you really can’t call it a potluck dinner. It’s a Fancy as F*** food & wine gatherings. We are opening up our access to high quality and rare wines to the Cru! Our buying club allows members to legally buy wine and have wines delivered and held for you in a temperature-controlled environment.
Professional consulting, tutoring, and coaching services with the school’s founder. This service is for anyone looking to expand their career, start a business, or simply need help in their wine studies.