WSET Level 1 by Grape Experience at San Francisco Wine School

February 11, 2018 (Sun)
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM

San Francisco Wine School
415 Grand Ave Suite 301
South San Francisco, CA 94080

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Cost: $325

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Wine     Weekly Event     Tasting (sit down)     Educational    

The WSET Level 1 course offers a true beginner’s overview of wine, and is geared to anyone with an interest in wine for personal enjoyment or launching a professional career.  It’s a particularly good starting point for people just beginning to work in restaurants, hospitality, or retail.  Level 1 is a fun way to get up to speed on what wine is and how it differs by style. 

The Level 1 course provides a systematized way of learning about and tasting wine, focusing on knowledge that is practical, hands-on, and designed to build a foundation for future exploration. The course will introduce you to basics of wine, broad different styles, simple storage and service rules, and easy techniques for pairing wine with a range of foods. 

At the end of the course, you’ll complete a short, multiple-choice exam, and upon passing, will receive a Level 1 WSET certificate.

This course comes with a proprietary WSET wine workbook.

Sunday, Feb 11th, 10:30am - 5:00pm
Exam - Sunday, Feb 25th, 9-10am

San Francisco Wine School
415 Grand Avenue, Suite 301
South San Francisco, CA 94080

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust, or WSET, was founded in London in 1969 and is regarded as one of the world's leading providers of wine education. WSET Level 1 is a great way for anyone who works in wine, wants a career in the wine industry or has a serious interest in the subject to deepen their knowledge.  

The program concludes with a short multiple choice examination. Students who earn a passing score will receive a WSET Level 1 Award.