International Wine Guild: Advanced Wine Course

September 30, 2012 (Sun) from 12:00 PM - 5:30 PM

International Wine Guild
1600 Wynkoop Street Suite 300
Denver, Colorado 80202

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Cost: $1900

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Wine     Educational    
This course is our Level II Certification. It is designed to prepare you for a management level position as a wine buy (or F&B), a head sommelier, event planner, a buyer for a wine shop or restaurant, or to be a sales person with a distributor or importer. We have even had numerous wine makers take this course.

The Advanced Wine Course includes:
  • Component Tasting
  • French Wine
  • Italian Wine
  • German and Austrian Wine
  • Spanish and Portuguese Wine, including fortified wines
  • Greek Wine
  • North American Wine
  • Australia and New Zealand Wine
  • South American Wine
  • South African Wine
  • Event Planning
  • Wine List Development
  • Formal Sommelier Service (and practical exam)
  • Descriptive, Comparative and Technical Wine Evaluation
  • Diploma, Guild pin and membership card
  • Plus - 700+ pages of course material specifically developed for this course, and approximately 65 wines to taste.
This 12-week course meets once a week on Wednesdays from 12 noon - 5:30pm September 30th - December 16th,  for a total of 60 contact hours. Course fees are $1900. Cost of the wine course includes registration fees, handouts, wine, and instruction. We taste older vintage wines in this course.