Drink and learn at Orlando Brewing and Swirley Wine Bar in SoDo

Orlando Brewing and Swirlery Wine Bar in the SoDo district offers an in-depth lesson is booze.

The SoDo District in Orlando is brimming with unique spots to grab an adult beverage. But where should you go if you want to learn more about what you’re drinking?

One of Orlando’s oldest breweries, Orlando Brewing, has a volunteer program which allows interested customers the chance to get hands on experience with the beer brewing process.

Curious drinkers can also take a thorough brewery tour Monday through Saturday.

More of a wine connoisseur?

The owner of Swirlery Wine Bar is an advanced sommelier and has a wealth of wine knowledge. Jump in a group blind tasting every Tuesday night to test your skills. You can learn how to correctly analyze the sight, smell and taste of a variety of wine. It’s a challenge but learn how to determine where the wine’s grapes were grown and what year it was bottled.

By Kayla O'Brien
Kayla O’Brien is Pulptown's video producer, former UCF Knight, and current travel enthusiast. You’ll most likely catch her around Orlando in a group bootcamp class, local cocktail bar or cuddling with her black cat Tarot.