This is a 1-day course, Sunday, October 14th, from 9:30am to 4:00pm, held at the Savvy Cellars. The price of the course is $325. You must register and prepay on the program provider's website, Winewise USA, at https://www.winewiseusa.com/book-online//
This class is ideal for industry professionals and wine enthusiasts. For individuals new to wine, this qualification provides a hands-on introduction to the world of wine. You’ll explore the main types and styles of wine through sight, smell and taste, while also gaining the basic skills to describe wines accurately and make food and wine pairings. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.
What you’ll learn:
- The main styles of wine
- Common wine grapes and their characteristics
- The principles of food and wine pairing
- How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)
The Wine & Spirit Education Trust is the world’s leading provider of qualifications in wines and spirits. Established in the UK in 1969, WSET’s qualifications are now recognized as the international standard by both the industry and enthusiasts. Since 1969 over half a million students have chosen to take a WSET qualification.