An innovative approach to wine education


The Illuminated Bottle is a multifaceted wine education company that builds innovative tastings around themes in the world of wine, enhancing enjoyment and building knowledge.  We offer public wine tastings in various Austin venues, private classes in home or office, individual cellar consulting, restaurant wine list consulting, and a radio podcast.


Public Tastings

Check out our upcoming class schedule. There's always something exciting in all corners of Austin.

Private Tastings

Get some friends and colleagues together for a personalized tasting, elevating a gathering or cap off a day of meetings.


Wine Class Schedule

The Illuminated Bottle pops up all over Austin in various restaurants and venues. These events follow Mark’s philosophy of curating wine flights that highlight specific concepts in the world of wine. All wine knowledge levels are welcome at all classes.