Grape Experience of San Francisco is offering WSET Level 3 Award in Sake March 10 & 11 at Takara Brewery in Berkeley, CA. The class runs 9 - 5 with the exam 5:30 to 8 PM on Sunday March 11.
A qualification for professionals or sake enthusiasts. For individuals seeking to develop an in-depth expertise in sake, this qualification will provide you with a detailed understanding of the production methods that affect the style, quality and price of sake. We will study style and quality through theory and tasting. The class will include a tour of Takara Sake Brewery. Upon completion you will be able to assess sake accurately, and use this information and your understanding of sake to make authoritative recommendations. Upon successful completion of the exam you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.
The WSET Level 3 in Sake examination is in two parts: a blind tasting of 2 sakes and a written theory examination. Both parts require a pass grade in order to be awarded the Level 3 Award in Sake. The examination duration is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
The Level 3 Sake course includes a complete study pack with an exclusive textbook and study workbook.
Cost of the course, including study materials, sake and examination fee is $1250. www.grapeexperience.com/sake to register.