The Educated Grape

Your Personal Guide to Wine Appreciation

The Educated Grape, created by wine industry veteran, George Staikos, is a dynamic wine education company devoted to enhancing the wine and food appreciation of passionate enthusiasts. Whether you are a novice just getting started in your wine journey or a seasoned connoisseur, The Educated Grape's wine events and classes will offer you valuable information and experiences that will enhance your level of enjoyment, all in a welcoming, interactive environment.

Around the Tasting Table

Enhance your Knowledge of Grape Varietals & Wines Styles... in an Interactive Environment.

Around the Tasting Table is a wine tasting class with a live, virtual, interactive format. This one-of-a-kind course will provide you insight into the world’s top 42 white and red grape varietals and the various styles they possess. We will explore what influences their various tasting characteristics and aromas and how their style and texture influence the foods they pair best with. Elevate your knowledge, appreciation and confidence, all in one program! Our goal... elevating your level of knowledge and appreciation to get the most enjoyment out of every bottle of wine.