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Weekly Live Virtual Wine Class Series; Thursdays at 7pm EST

Sept 24: Gems from the Iberian Peninsula... Portugal & Spain

October 1: Bordeaux's Best: Left Bank vs Right Bank

October 8: Alsace... Get to Know your New Favorite Wines!

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Live Weekly Virtual Wine Classes featuring different themes! September & October dates and themes are here!

We are all being impacted and in lock down during these incredibly trying times. One of the truly great attributes of wine is that it brings friends and family together. While we are not able to be together and congregate and share in our appreciation, I am bring my wine education classes and tastings to you live and virtually in a more condensed one-hour format.

I am offering weekly virtual live classes/tastings, each taking place on Thursday’s at 7-8:15pm EST. 

Join our The Educated Grape Facebook Group Page. Every two weeks, we host a Live Q&A session from 6:30-7:00pm. 

Visit the Wine Classes page for theme descriptions. The final September date is the 24th. October dates are the 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd. 
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Themed Wine Webinars are now available!

We are now offering our virtual wine class themes in a more concise webinar format! This will allow you to view each themed class at your convenience in a 30-40 minute pre-recorded presentation. Each themed session is accompanied with a Powerpoint presentation supporting the theme; this includes reference information on regions, grape varietals, fast facts supporting the topic, and maps. These webinars are designed to take your wine appreciation and knowledge to a new level. New webinar themes will be added each month. More information 


“New Jersey Wines on the Rise” at the Winemakers Co-Op event at Unionville Vineyards on

Top wine producers were on display touting the unique terroir in New Jersey.
By George Staikos, The Educated Grape Read more

Winemakers Co-op tasting


NJ.com feature article on The Educated Grape

….“Businesses partner together to educate and entertain.

Visit http://www.nj.com/hunterdon-county-democrat/index.ssf/2015/04/al_warr_businesses_partner_together_to_educate_and.html to read the article. 


NJ Monthly: On The Vine

You can read my weekly wine blogs on New Jersey Monthly magazine’s website http://njmonthly.com called “On the Vine”. For a look at my all of my wine blogs from this year, please visit http://njmonthly.com/Topics/tag/Author/g/george_staikos/index.html
Inside Jersey Feature- Summer 2014


In the Summer edition of Inside Jersey, I was asked to select a case of wine for a summer beach house for $150. Click here for the details of the story.


Hunterdon Life Magazine Feature

George Staikos and The Educated Grape were featured in the September issue of Hunterdon Life Magazine.


New York Times Feature

George Staikos was featured as a top wine educator in New Jersey in the January 24 New York Times


New Jersey Monthly Magazine Feature | March 14, 2012
Get Educated in NJ About Wines

George Staikos, who has worked with many California wineries and has also directed wine, food & service programs in the hospitality industry… read more


New Jersey Monthly Magazine Feature | February 13, 2012
Sip and Tell

Seven Wine Experts And An Intrepid New Jersey Monthly Reporter Conduct A Blind Taste Test To Find The Best Wines In the Garden State… read more


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