David Singer offers classes and consulting services for corporate and private events. For restaurant clients, David Singer consults on all aspects of a successful wine program including inventory management, pricing, word-of-mouth advertising, and server education.

Corporate and Private Events

For corporate and private events, Libation Education is an entertaining, educational spin on the traditional wine tasting, and David Singer works closely with event planners to develop programs tailored to their guests’ interests and level of expertise. In addition, David offers consulting services for individuals or event planners seeking the perfect wine and food pairings for a special event.

Some example classes he has taught in the past include:


Restaurant Client Services

For restaurants, David Singer provides the expertise of a wine director via consulting and server education, without the expense of a full-time in-house specialist. By working with David, restaurant proprietors can:

Wine Program Consulting

Proprietors seeking to optimize the return on their wine
program can engage David as a consultant, leveraging
his experience in improving the profitability of programs
at some of the finest restaurants in the world.

Services include:
A complete wine list diagnosis

Pricing strategies to maximize profit


Guidance on inventory management

Server Education

The impact of a beverage program on client experience and a restaurant’s bottom line depends on the skill with which staff attends to client needs. To build staff knowledge and improve the standards of wine service, David offers classes tailored to specific restaurants’ needs, based on the wine list and servers’ current level of expertise.

Example classes include:

  1. Wine Vocabulary: How to know what your client wants
  2. Correct Wine Service
  3. Basic Grape differences
  4. Food and Wine Pairing
  5. After Dinner Drinks
  6. Dessert Wine
  7. Is the Bottle Bad?
    How to handle client dissatisfaction, and wine by the glass recovery

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