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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

San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits

San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits

February 05, 2018

San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits We are very excited to announce that our own Chief Operating Officer, Kristin Campbell, has...
Women of the Vine Alliance is proud to announce our partnership with the San Francisco Wine School.

Women of the Vine Alliance is proud to announce our partnership with the San Francisco Wine School.

April 20, 2016

Women of the Vine Alliance is proud to announce our partnership with the San Francisco Wine School. Our COO and fearless leader, Kristin Campbell, attended the second annual Women of the Vine Con...
Meet Madeline Triffon - First American Female Master Sommelier

Meet Madeline Triffon - First American Female Master Sommelier

July 16, 2015

Meet Madeline Triffon - First American Female Master Sommelier Madeline Triffon has traversed the eddies of being not only a female pioneer in the until recently male­-dominated US wine busine...

MEET MONIKA CHRISTMANN - INSIDER INTERVIEWS BY DAVID FURER

MEET MONIKA CHRISTMANN - INSIDER INTERVIEWS BY DAVID FURER

July 09, 2015

  Meet Monika Christmann - Insider Interviews by David Furer Prof. Monika Christmann and I met in Chicago soon after she'd completed her time working on Simi Winery's winemaking team having b...
Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Jean Arnold-Sessions

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Jean Arnold-Sessions

February 19, 2015

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Jean Arnold-SessionsJean Arnold-Sessions' career has been greatly centered around wineries in northern California: Chateaux St. Jean and Montelena, ...
Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Carole Meredith

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Carole Meredith

February 05, 2015

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Carole Meredith Best known for her UC Davis research group's pioneering use of DNA typing in differentiating Vitis Vinifera varieties and elucidatin...

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Dr. Liz Thach, MW

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Dr. Liz Thach, MW

November 06, 2014

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Dr. Liz Thach, MW Dr. Elizabeth “Liz” Thach, MW is a Professor of Management and Wine Business at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, Californi...
Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Lydia & Claude Bourguignon

Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Lydia & Claude Bourguignon

August 21, 2014

Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Lydia & Claude Bourguignon Partners in work and life, Lydia & Claude Bourguignon are the most heralded viti-soil scientists in the world with...
Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Debra Meiburg

Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Debra Meiburg

July 10, 2014

Insider Interviews by David Furer – Presenting Debra Meiburg Acquiring a Master of Wine accreditation doesn’t come easy. What was the most challenging part of your MW studies? The most rewarding?

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Martine Saunier

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Martine Saunier

June 12, 2014

Insider Interviews by David Furer- Presenting Martine Saunier As an expatriate Frenchwoman many years back, why set yourself up as an importer in the US?When I came here in 1964 I started drinking...
Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Meridith May

Insider Interviews by David Furer - Presenting Meridith May

April 24, 2014

Insider Interviews by David Furer- Presenting Meridith May In 2007 Meridith May had been serving as publisher/editor of California-based veteran Paterson’s Beverage Journal with Anthony Dias Blue,...
Women in Wine on the Rise

Women in Wine on the Rise

January 23, 2014

Women in Wine on the Rise The second half of 2013 saw an upsurge in activities for women in wine in South America. In December at the Museo del Vino was the first meeting of the Asociación de Mueje...