over 30 Years of experience

Edward “Doc” Finstein is the world renowned “Wine Doctor”

Edward Finstein is a wine writer, award-winning author, TV & radio host, international wine judge, wine educator, lecturer, appraiser, consultant and tour guide.

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Wine Services

Dedicated wine knowledge and professional wine services

The Wine Doctor is dedicated to wine knowledge and offers a full range of professional wine services.

  • Wine List Consultation
  • Appraisals
  • Judging
  • Writing
  • Wine Commentaries
  • Guided Tours
  • Lectures
  • Staff Training

Books

Pinot book
Pinot Envy
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Ask the Doc book
Ask the Wine Doctor
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Wine Tastings

Custom Tailored For You

The Wine Doctor creates & conducts tasting events suited to all your particular needs. Increase your wine knowledge, sharpen your tasting skills, learn how to evaluate wine quality and match wine to food.



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Doc’s Grapevine

Blog
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“Brett”

Ever smell a wine, especially red, that has notes of barnyard, horsey doo doo, mouse, stable or Band-Aid and just seems a bit dirty? What you smell is “Brett” or, more specifically,... continue reading

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Wines’ Life Cycle

The jury is still out as to weather wine is a living thing or not. However, it does have a life cycle. Although not all wine is meant for aging or will... continue reading