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Florida Wine Academy in The Islander News

Key resident provides spirited education at Florida Wine Academy by Rod Coffee, published Dec 30, 2016. Red, white or shades of grapes in between: the wine culture on Key Biscayne now has a libation consulting professional to call its own, as Alessandra Esteves brings her wealth of knowledge to the Miami-based Florida Wine Academy, serving [...]

By | January 2nd, 2017|In The Press|0 Comments

Wine pairing on Jolt Radio

Alessandra Esteves & John Caignet (Jolt Radio). A few weeks ago I was a guest on Jolt Radio in Miami to talk about wine and to present Florida Wine Academy. In this one hour program, John Caignet, the founder of Jolt Radio, and Flor Francis, my publicist at Raygun Agency and the host [...]

By | December 20th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

The new WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

Two months ago, I was in San Francisco for the WSET Nominated Educator Programme. I applied to teach WSET Levels 1 to 3, so in order to do so, I had to complete different Modules and meet certain standards to pass all the assessments. Being a WSET pupil, I began my studies with WSET Level [...]

By | December 17th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Florida Wine Academy en Diario Las Americas

La emprendedora Alessandra Esteves apuesta por el vino 28 de noviembre de 2016. Diario Las Americas. Aunque la brasileña Alessandra Esteves tenía una interesante y feliz vida profesional como abogada, su pasión por el vino la condujo a adentrarse en el estudio de esta deliciosa bebida que ha sobrevivido en el gusto de las personas [...]

By | December 13th, 2016|In The Press|0 Comments

Art Basel Miami: how to pair wine and art?

I decided to take an art class in my last year of Law School. It was the year 2000, and the teacher was a very eccentric person. He taught us History of Art, and in one of his classes, he presented us with a fascinating concept: that art and music are better understood when analyzed [...]

By | November 22nd, 2016|Blog|1 Comment

Florida Wine Academy is pleased to announce a partnership with Coravin™

Florida Wine Academy, a WSET Approved Programme Provider, based in Miami, is pleased to announce a partnership with Coravin™. Coravin Inc. Coravin was launched in 2013, and it uses patented technology to access and pour wine from a bottle without pulling the cork. Wine enthusiasts can enjoy wine sealed with corks without feeling the need [...]

By | November 16th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Florida Wine Academy announces the first of its official WSET courses

Florida Wine Academy (FWA) is pleased to officially begin its WSET classes in Miami. FWA will be the first academy fully dedicated to wine education, offering regular courses from the renown Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET), from level 1 (basic), to level 2 (intermediate) and level 3 (advanced). The first course offered by FWA [...]

By | November 5th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Florida Wine Academy in Miami News Time

Florida Wine Academy Opens in Miami With Public Classes This Week by Clarissa Buch, published Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 7 a.m Grab the vino, because Florida Wine Academy, a wine and education business, has officially opened its doors in downtown Miami (2 Biscayne Blvd.). Designed for both wine amateurs as well as hospitality professionals, [...]

By | November 4th, 2016|In The Press|0 Comments

Celebrities and the drinks industry

Chateau Miraval rosé. Credit: people.com Every year we see more celebrities entering the drinks industry as partners, pitchmen and owners. But do they really influence consumers when purchasing alcoholic beverages? Early influencers Celebrities, as artists, politicians and athletes can give credibility to a product and, therefore, influence consumers. From early on, kings and [...]

By | September 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Bordeaux Primeurs 2015 – Report

Chateau D'Yquem in Sauternes. En Primeur 2015 I travelled to Bordeaux in April 2016 for the En Primeur 2015. En Primeur is a method of purchasing wines in advance, while wines are still in the barrel. Every year wine writers, journalists and buyers from all over the world taste the wines, assessing the [...]

By | September 27th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments