Sommelier Society of America
The First Wine Teaching Institute

Anthony Benitez

Anthony Benítez


Anthony is the son of Juan Benítez, former president of the Sommelier Society of America from 1986 – 1989. Joining the family firm over 20 years ago, Anthony is always searching for the newest, competitive wines as well as traditional wines from Spain. He enjoys spending much time in Spain relaxing with family particularly in his father’s hometown of Estepona, Malaga on the Costa del Sol.

Anthony Benítez has been an instructor for the Wines of Spain class of the Certificate Course since 1998.