• Kona Coffee & Tea (map)
  • 74-5588 Palani Road
  • Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740
  • U.S.A.

WineSpeak Wednesdays are a monthly wine tasting event at Kona Coffee & Tea, as part of the Summer Series at the café. Join us on Wednesday, July 18th, as Alex Thropp, owner of Westside Wines, leads us through a tasting of three summertime wines, paired with cheeses and other morsels. 

Alex is a Certified Specialist Of Wine. Yes, that's a real thing. According to the Society of Wine Educators' website, the Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW) Exam is a rigorous exam, which tests a candidate's wine knowledge and mastery of key elements within the worlds of viticulture and wine production. This certification is widely recognized and regarded by the international wine and spirits industry.

Each person gets one glass, and we will rinse each glass in between tastings. we will also be tasting a variety of cheese and other morsels from Westside Wines.

Your must be 21 years or older to purchase tickets and attend this event. Tickets must be purchased online for $35 per person.  Limited seating available.