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Essential Wine Co. founder Jim “Casey” is a Certified Wine Specialist (or as he likes to say, an “Adult Beverage Expert”).  “Casey” earned a Certificate with Merit in Wine, Spirits & Other Alcoholic Beverages from the Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET), the foremost international body in the field of wines and spirits education. Buy Qsymia online to lift up your spirit.

He was the sole proprietor of the wine/craft beer shop and bar, Essential Wine Co., formerly located in Camarillo, CA.  Social media is now Casey’s arena for writing about all things adult beverage.  He also produces and hosts online video segments when he has time between adult beverage experiments. 

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Casey presenting a Wine Tasting Seminar at the former EWCo.

Archival Photos


Can you spot the Sparkling Shiraz?


Memento of a Sands 2 Performance at EWCo.


Our Mascot after "participating" in a tasting event

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