Professor Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan, Master of Wine and Certified Specialist of Spirits

Professor Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan
  • Institute of Masters of Wine
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Working on each of The Great Courses series has been one of most enjoyable and fulfilling project in my career. While an easy process, the content, video, filming and editing team are not only some of the most professional I’ve worked with, they are a complete joy to work with.

Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan is among a small number of people to have received the highest credentials in the wine and spirits industry. She is one of only a few hundred people in the world to have achieved the Master of Wine (M.W.) title from The Institute of Masters of Wine in London, England-the highest and most difficult title to achieve in the industry. She also has a Professional Certificate in Spirits from the Wine & Spirit Education Trust and is a Certified Specialist of Spirits from the Society of Wine Educators. Ms. Simonetti-Bryan has taught courses for the Wine & Spirit Education Trust, has trained thousands of professionals in the wine and spirits industry, and has judged international spirits and wine competitions, including the Ultimate Beverage Challenge in 2010 and 2011. She has also hosted seminars with Food Network stars such as Rachael Ray, Bobby Flay, and Mario Batali. In 2008, she won the Wiesbaden Tasting Trophy from The Institute of Masters of Wine. Ms. Simonetti-Bryan is a frequent guest on television programs, including Fox Business, Fox News, and Bloomberg TV. Additionally, she has been featured in publications such as Fortune, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, and Wine & Spirits Magazine.


"Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan is one of the best within the industry. She is smart, classy and confident and fun. The way she explain the course is not just knowledge but wonders."


"Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan is extremely knowledgeable, personable and articulate. I have gone through the course material twice and going through it a 3rd time taking "detailed" notes in an attempt to hopefully acquire 1% of Jennifer's knowledge."

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