Introduction to Wine: Wine Foundation Class

February 21, 2018 (Wed)
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Texas Wine School
2301 Portsmouth
Houston, TX 77098

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Cost: $180

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Introduction to Wine: Wine Foundation Course  meet 3 times, 3 hours per class.

Class dates: February 21, 28, and March 7

Time: 6.30-9.30pm

This Introduction to Wine: Wine Foundation Course will introduce you, at a very basic level, to the main styles of wine available, wine storage and service and the matching of food and wine. On completion of the Wine Education Class, Tasting Class, a student will be able to:

- Describe in general terms the main styles of wines available
– Display a basic understanding of the factors that determine the main styles of wine
– Describe in general terms the main characteristics of the principal grape varieties
– State the procedures for the storage of wine
– State the procedures for the opening of wines
– State the social, health, safety and legal issues relating to the consumption of wine
– Produce simple tasting notes using the Level 1 WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting
– Understand basic food and wine matching theory.