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GLANCY Wine Blog

Our blog is a place for instructors, food & wine professionals and San Francisco Wine School students to discuss news, interesting people and events as well as their thoughts about wine, spirits, the industry, and careers.


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Up to four submissions each month will be published. We accept a wide range of formats from blogs to photography and beyond. Topics range from travel to industry news and everything in between. Please email submissions to help@sfwineschool.com with your name, contact information, a little bit about you, and your piece.


Featured Blogs

How to Become a Sommelier
Clarifying Credential Blur

How to get a Job in the Wine Industry
Top 4 Reasons to Get Wine Credentials
The Gift of Service
Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits

Featured Articles

2014 Wine Law Updates in Review

2014 Wine Law Updates in Review

January 01, 2015

  2014 Wine Law Updates in Review 2014 was a busy year for wine law changes. Here are just a few of them.   
TTB Establishes Eagle Peak Mendocino County AVA

TTB Establishes Eagle Peak Mendocino County AVA

October 16, 2014

  TTB Establishes Eagle Peak Mendocino County AVA On October 9, the U.S. Department of Treasury’s Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Board [TTB] approved 12 new California AVAs. Today, our focus ...
Pesticides in French Wine

Pesticides in French Wine

February 20, 2014

Pesticides in French Wine I can hear a soulful Edith Piaf lamenting, “Mon Dieu”. With the French Paradox we learned that drinking wine in moderation, with even a rich meal, may be beneficial to our...