Monday Musings On Wine Education: Society of Wine Educators


Every August, I for most of the last eight years I have gone to the Society of Wine Educators conference. Often it has been in California, hence the above picture. This year it is in Washington, DC. I city I love. Every year before and after the conference, trips are scheduled to wine regions near the site of the conference. Some years ago I visited the wineries in Virginia. Hopefully, time permitting the same will be true this year.

I love the this conference. It is 2-3 days of packed seminars, lunches and dinners. I always learn so much and get to see old friends and make new ones. I also love the feeling I have when I leave conference. I have a renewed desire to study wine in depth. The conference feels like the quasi start of the “school year.” I am still on the semester mind-set with the summer as a separate entity. This year I will be speaking at conference for the first time. I’m excited and admittedly a little nervous. If you are going, come say hello.


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One response to “Monday Musings On Wine Education: Society of Wine Educators

  1. Reblogged this on avvinare and commented:

    So looking forward to this year’s conference and my trip to Virginia wineries tomorrow.

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