Ep. 154 – Nick Salpekar – Wine Connoisseur

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Nick Salpekar / Highland Fine Wine

Nick has been running retail and restaurant wine programs in the Virginia Highland neighborhood for the past 13 years.  Recently he completed the Level 2 Certified Sommelier Exam from the Court of Master Sommeliers and is a Certified Specialist of Wine from the Society of Wine Educators.  He has been featured as a wine consultant on HGTV’s  “Curb Appeal: The Block” as well as BRAVO’s  “The Real Housewives of Atlanta”.  He has appeared multiple times as a guest on Atlanta’s nationally syndicated V-103 morning radio program and was also featured as a Sommelier in Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles Magazine.

Mostly, Nick just enjoys introducing people to great wines and showing off his rock collection from vineyards around the world! He and his wife, Jennifer, have been married for 16 years with two children, Maya (15) and Elliott (11).



Ted Jenkin /Oxygen Financial

Lee R. Heisman /Savant, LLC

Greg Abel / Tailfin Marketing

Nick Salpekar / Highland Fine Wine


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