Wine Expert Wine Expert – Gwendolyn Osborn

Gwendolyn Osborn holds her Diploma certification from the London-based Wine & Spirit Education Trust. Previously, she was the education coordinator for the Wine Spectator School, an online wine education program that teaches and promotes wine appreciation. She also worked extensively in the San Francisco area with Uncorked Events, teaching seminars in wine and helping to organize larger tastings. More recently, she opened and managed’s Retail outlet in Berkeley, CA.
Her educational pursuits in wine have led her to travel extensively in wine regions, including France, Italy, Oregon, Chile, Argentina, South Africa, Australia and of course, California, meeting with top winemakers around the globe.

Her mantra? Everyone should feel free to enjoy wine without confusion or pretention. Gwendolyn’s passion is contagious, no matter what level wine drinker you are. Her style is easy-going, amusing, enthusiastic and knowledgeable.

Gwendolyn makes frequent television and radio appearances around the U.S. to share her enthusiasm and wine knowledge with everyday consumers. She has appeared on programs such as ABC San Francisco’s The View from the Bay, NBC Miami’s South Florida Today and Fox 12 Oregon’s Better Portland. She is available to talk to the media about wine trends, advice and products and can be reached at Gwendolyn can also be found running’s blog (, Facebook page ( and Twitter feed (@wine_com).