America’s largest community of wine explorers

Sharing passionate wine discovery for 50+ years

2022 National Conference | Bellevue, Washington | Oct. 27-29

Understanding wine is a fun and exciting journey

Quench your thirst for wine knowledge - together.

Wine Discovery

Dig deeper into wine than you can exploring on your own.

Events & Conferences

Discover wine with hundreds of friends.

Competitions

Put your commercial or amateur wines in front of AWS-certified judges.

Publications

Gain wine industry insights and expand your wine horizons.

Chapters

Members

Wines

Why you should join

  • Informative and exciting wine tastings, close to home
  • Discounts at participating wineries and businesses
  • Wine cruises and other travel
  • Wine judge and consumer certification programs
  • Peace of mind – liability insurance
  • Connections with new wine friends
  • And much more!

A little taste of the adventure

Wine is fun. Learning about it should be, too.

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