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.


We’re always looking for guest authors!

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

Malibu Coast Becomes an AVA

Malibu Coast Becomes an AVA

Malibu Coast Becomes an AVA The 46 mile long and 8 mile wide Malibu Coast, with glitzy beachfront mansions and celebrity-filled Starbucks, is now an official American Viticultural Area, or America...
Beringer Winery To Host San Francisco Wine School's 3-Day “California Wine Intensive” August 8-10, 2014

Beringer Winery To Host San Francisco Wine School's 3-Day “California Wine Intensive” August 8-10, 2014

Beringer Winery To Host San Francisco Wine School's 3-Day "California Wine Intensive" August 8-10, 2014 San Francisco, Calif. ( July 8, 2014) — San Francisco Wine School challenges the next genera...
San Francisco Wine School Debuts "Somm Essentials" On Summer Schedule

San Francisco Wine School Debuts "Somm Essentials" On Summer Schedule

SAN FRANCISCO WINE SCHOOL DEBUTS “SOMM ESSENTIALS” ON SUMMER SCHEDULE San Francisco, Calif. (May 28, 2014) In San Francisco Wine School’s summer schedule, David Glancy unveils his newest certificat...

Blind Tasting Workshop Added to Uncorked Wine Festival

Blind Tasting Workshop Added to Uncorked Wine Festival

BLIND TASTING WORKSHOP ADDED TO UNCORKED WINE FESTIVAL San Francisco, Calif. (May 13, 2014) David Glancy of San Francisco Wine School, one of only twelve people in the world to hold both a Master ...
San Francisco Wine School Announces Spring - Early Summer Schedule

San Francisco Wine School Announces Spring - Early Summer Schedule

  SAN FRANCISCO WINE SCHOOL ANNOUNCES SPRING – EARLY SUMMER SCHEDULE SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 1, 2014 – Ready to invest in your passion for wine this summer with an educational vacation or stay-catio...
Three Amazing Days for California Wine

Three Amazing Days for California Wine

Three Amazing Days for California Wine The Inaugural California Wine Appellation Specialist® 3-Day in Santa Rosa. Which California AVA is the star in Mendocino for Pinot Noir and sparkling wine? 

San Francisco Wine School Offers Only California Wine Credential Program

San Francisco Wine School Offers Only California Wine Credential Program

San Francisco Wine School Offers Only California Wine Credential Program San Francisco, CA, January 17, 2014 – San Francisco Wine School is offering the first and only formal credential relating to...
San Francisco Wine School Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on French Wine Scholar Exam, Beats Average Pass Rate by 35 Percent

San Francisco Wine School Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on French Wine Scholar Exam, Beats Average Pass Rate by 35 Percent

San Francisco Wine School Achieves 100 Percent Pass Rate on French Wine Scholar Exam, Beats Average Pass Rate by 35 Percent San Francisco, CA, November 14, 2013 – The San Francisco Wine School, a p...
Press Release:  San Francisco Wine School CEO Elected to Society of Wine Educators’ Board of Directors

Press Release: San Francisco Wine School CEO Elected to Society of Wine Educators’ Board of Directors

Press Release: San Francisco Wine School CEO Elected to Society of Wine Educators’ Board of DirectorsSan Francisco, CA, August 29, 2013 – The membership of the Washington, DC based Society of Wine ...

Press Release – San Francisco Wine School Offers Online Program

Press Release – San Francisco Wine School Offers Online Program

Press Release – San Francisco Wine School Offers Online Program The San Francisco Wine School is excited to announce the launch of its first online wine education program. The California Wine Appe...
Press Release – New Certified Specialist of Wine Program

Press Release – New Certified Specialist of Wine Program

Press Release – New Certified Specialist of Wine Program San Francisco, CA, January 17, 2013- The San Francisco Wine School now offers a comprehensive preparation course for the prestigious Certifi...