French Wine Scholar Program in Boston

January 20, 2018 (Sat)
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Taste Wine Bar and Café
101 Summer Street
Boston, MA 02110

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Cost: $750

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French Wine Scholar Program in Boston

6 consecutive Saturday classes starting January 20, 2018, 10am – 1pm

Exam review class Saturday, March 10, 2018

Certification exam Saturday, March 31, 2018

Taste Wine Bar and Café, 101 Summer Street, Boston, MA, 02110


The French Wine Scholar Study and Certification program provides current, accurate and in-depth information on the wines and wine regions of France. The program covers French wine law, grape varieties, viticulture, winemaking and all of the French wine regions.  Developed and administrated by the Wine Scholar Guild with the support of the French Ministry of Agriculture, this specialization program is designed for wine professionals or serious wine hobbyists.


Program and learning materials provided by the Wine Scholar Guild

Coordinated and taught by Erika Frey, FWS, CS, CWE, Diploma WSET

Tuition - $750


What's included:

  •  Newly updated 250+ page French Wine Scholar Manual
  • Access to online learning modules, webinars, maps and quizzes for 1 year

  • 18 hours of classroom instruction by Wine Scholar Guild approved instructors

  • In class tastings of 30 wines from all of the major French wine regions

  • Optional certification exam of 100 multiple choice questions

  • Upon successfully passing the exam, students will receive a certificate, lapel pin and may use the “FWS” post-nominal


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