Wine & Spirit Education Trust - Level 2 Course in Northern Virginia!

October 30, 2018 (Tue)
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Pearmund Cellars
6190 Georgetown Rd
Broad Run, VA 20137

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Cost: $695

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Educational     Tasting (sit down)     Weekly Event     Wine    

WSET Level 2 Certification Course, 5 class series plus exam

Capital Wine School is excited to bring the WSET Level 2 Certification Course back to Pearmund Cellars!

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 2 certificate course provides an overview of the wines and spirits of the world. The class covers the major wine producing regions of the world, major wine grapes, factors affecting quality and style, grape growing, and basic winemaking practices. The course emphasizes tasting assessment, and the skills required to describe the aromas and tastes of wine. During each class you will taste 8-9 wines.

The course consists of (5) 3-hour classes, over 5 weeks; with an exam on the 6th week. The class fee includes: WSET course book, study guide, guide to the systematic approach to tasting wine, 5 class lectures, PDF copies of the class lectures, practice quizzes, 40 different wines, and the final exam. The exam takes 1 hour and consists of 50 multiple choice questions. Upon passing the exam you will receive the WSET Level 2 certificate, an internationally recognized credential in the wine industry.

Note: This is a structured educational class with seated tastings and classroom style lectures.

This 5-class course will be held at Pearmund Cellars on the following dates:  October 30, November 6, November 13, November 27, December 4 with exam on December 11. Each class meets from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. The exam also begins at 6:30 p.m.

The course fee includes the 5 classes at Pearmund Cellars, the WSET Level 2 study guide, and the exam at Pearmund Cellars.