The more you sip, the more you know. At least that’s the case when you commit to furthering your strong drink education by way of guided tastings, paired dinners, mixology courses and more. So, in between tropical drinks enjoyed poolside, delve into Orlando’s bar scene by expanding your knowledge at an informative event featuring your cup of choice: wine, beer or cocktails. These Orlando bars and eateries invite you to learn from the best while you indulge. We’ll drink to that!
1 WINE BAR GEORGE
Wine Bar George is Florida’s only Master Sommelier-owned wine bar, and it’s conveniently located at Disney Springs. Owner George Miliotes has handpicked the 140 available wines by the glass. Expand your palate further by sampling from the Outstanding by the Ounce menu, which enables you to sip some of the world’s best wines at affordable, by-the-ounce prices. You may even be able to drink with George himself at occasional wine tasting events. www.winebargeorge.com
2 QUANTUM LEAP WINERY
Florida’s only sustainable winery, Quantum Leap Winer