Spivak On Wine



Wine Education

Society of Wine Educators
Dedicated to the advancement of wine education.

Sunshine Wine Concepts


Mark Spivak of Spivak On Wine offers consulting services for restaurants, individuals and private clubs. Options include wine courses, wine list construction, restaurant staff training and beverage cost control. Cellar appraisals, buying advice and insurance valuations are offered for collectors.

Professional Friends of Wine

Original, informational, educational and editorial articles about wine.



Wine Resources

The Wine Cellar Insider

Jeff Leve's website offers tasting notes collected during his travels, with a strong emphasis on Bordeaux. If you think your dog misbehaves, check out the photo gallery of Hercules, his Golden Retriever.



Languedoc Living

A transplanted Brit reports from God's Country (aka the south of France), offering random musings on wine and local issues.



Appellation America


Appellation America is the comprehensive go-to site for North American wines, with detailed information on all the wineries, grape varieties and appellations of the U.S. and Canada. With a mission to promote Appellation Consciousness, Applellation America champions the expanding direct-to-consumer marketplace.

Rick's Wine Site


Rick McNees, wine collector, occasional reviewer and wine writer, publishes a useful wine portal for enthusiasts ranging from the neophyte to the master. Recognized and noted by Wine Spectator and Food & Wine magazines, the site features Rick's personal wine journal and reviews, wine travels and events, libraries for wine books and labels, and a user forum.

Nat Decants
Informative and lighthearted newsletter

Popping Corks
An internet wine review directory

Offers a number of different wine club options. Enjoy 2 bottles of premium wine delivered to your door, beginning at $39.95 per month. Also features an interesting list of wine-related accesories.

Englewood Wine Merchants


Englewood Wine Merchants is a fine wine retailer wine nationwide delivery.

Imperial Wine Storage
High-quality wine storage in Northern Palm Beach County; pickup and delivery available.

"A Time For Wine" Newsletter
Wine tasting notes of No. California and Oregon Wineries by winelovers Nan and Michael

Mark Squires' E-Zine on Wine


The E-Zine on Wine: Articles, Bulletin Boards and Reviews


http://www.pinofile.com/ or http://www.princeofpinot.com/

The PinotFile is a unique free weekly newsletter dedicated to Pinot Noir, featuring winery and winemaker profiles, Pinot Noir releases and reviews, and insider's information for acquiring artisanal Pinot Noirs. Warning: readers may develop a hopeless passion for Pinot Noir. Created, edited and published by Rusty Gaffney, M.D., the "Prince of Pinot".

Wine Searcher


Comprehensive data base of wine prices around the world, along with specific retail stores where those wines can be purchased; search capability is available in both free and subscription versions.

 Wine Trail Traveler

 Wine Trail Traveler is a site devoted to visiting the wineries of America, with emphasis on lesser-known regions such as Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia and the Finger Lakes; also contains forums and wine education.


Wine Legacy

Superb quality, hand-picked wines from around the world, shipped right to your doorstep!




Information about all Spanish wine regions and their wine

Answers to your wine questions:


Offers information through FAQs, columns, quizzes, a glossary, and e-mailing the experts directly.

Cook Street


Cook Street is a world renowned chef school which delivers refined culinary training by focusing on hands-on learning, menu preparation, palate development and wine education.



An online wine store and collector services company featuring hard to find releases from around the world.

Giramondo Wine


For wine enthusiasts, Giramondo Wine Adventures proposes such services as wine tastings, wine events, wine education, wine vacations and wine publications.

Sterling Wine Online


Offers unique gifts for wine lovers such as wine decor, wine accessories, wine jewelry, wine art and wine racks.

Les Kincaid


A site devoted to food, wine and recipies, as well as podcasts for Les' Wines & Vines, a nationally syndicated radio program.

Wine Directory


Wine directory and winery search---a comprehensive source for wine information on the web.

 Mark Stuart, CWP "The San Diego Wine Guy"


New Jersey, Livingston Wine Store


WineLegend.com offers thousands of wine products from around the world. Italian, French, Australian, Californian, Washington, German, Kosher and all kinds of White & Red wines and many other varieties of wines are on sale including Champagne, Gift baskets, Wine accessories.

Italy Wine Tours


Italy and Wine offers wine tasting tours for individuals and small groups and can organize custom-designed private tours in Italy. You can find out several itineraries along Tuscany, Piedmont and Veneto.



Wine and food events by city, worldwide. Spirits and beer events as wll. post your own event or sign up to be notified when new events are posted to your area.

California Winery Advisor


Independent California wine and winery guide; Find detailed information, reviews and ratings on hundreds of wines and wineries in California. Read member winery reviews and ratings, map your wine tasting tour, find places to stay or write your own wine and winery reviews.



An independent guide to wine with a focus in Californias Central Coast, redwinebuzz.com offers reviews, articles, information and education.


Food, Chefs and Dining

Anita's Italy

Anita Iaconangelo, who moved to Italy in 1993 and operates the tour company Italian Connection (http://www.italian-connection.com), offers insights on food, wine, wildflowers, fairs and festivals, along with her unique walking tours of the Italian countryside.


Jan Norris

Delve into the world of Jan Norris, former Food Editor for the Palm Beach Post, featuring "food, restaurants, recipes and pre-Disney Florida." In this new food portal, she covers everything from the correct way to roast chestnuts to an examination of exactly what Elvis would be eating if he were here today. An entertaining, informative and delightful site.


Food and Things


Journalist Laura Weiss edits this well-written, informative guide---"all about food and the people who eat it." While the focus is strongly on New York city, the site includes reporting on food, wine and travel around the world.

 Food Reference: Culinary History, Festivals, Schools, Recipes


Articles and trivia about food, recipes, quotes, events, cooking schools and tours, food art, cookbook reviews, humore and poetry, crosswords.