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

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know McKenna Pautsch

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know McKenna Pautsch

May 29, 2018

Student Spotlight: McKenna Pautsch After extensive study with San Francisco Wine School, Pautsch received the Certified Sommelier award from the Court of Master Sommeliers. Find out what mak...
Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Dana Gurela

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Dana Gurela

April 24, 2018

Student Spotlight: Dana Gurela After studying, sipping and working in California wine country for five years, Dana Gurela has brought her expertise and passion for West Coast varietals back ho...
Student Spotlight:  Getting to Know Alison Louis dit Alleaume

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Alison Louis dit Alleaume

January 24, 2017

Student Spotlight:  Getting to Know Alison Louis dit AlleaumeFrom Spanish and Malagasy origins, Alison Louis dit Alleaume grew up in Switzerland and graduated from the Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne...

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Wilbert Herrera

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Wilbert Herrera

January 04, 2017

Student Spotlight: Getting to Know Wilbert Herrera Wilbert Herrera is an enthusiastic member of the San Francisco Wine School family. He's taken Intro to Blind Tasting, and successfully completed...
Student Spotlight: Alicia Cuadra-Cutler

Student Spotlight: Alicia Cuadra-Cutler

September 29, 2015

Student Spotlight: Alicia Cuadra-Cutler Alicia Cuadra-Cutler began her love of wine in 2010 while living in Santa Cruz and tasting through the Santa Cruz Mountains. Soon after, she took a position...
Student Spotlight: Kamolnutt "Nu-Beer" Putthongvilai

Student Spotlight: Kamolnutt "Nu-Beer" Putthongvilai

September 29, 2015

Student Spotlight: Kamolnutt "Nu-Beer" Putthongvilai Nu-Beer is the restaurant manager at M.Y. China, a modern Chinese restaurant located at Westfield San Francisco Centre in the heart of downtown...