This class will be held for 7 consecutive Wednesdays from 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM beginning February 13, 2019. The exam for this class will be held on Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 11:00AM.
For individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. You’ll learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. A basic overview of the key categories of spirits and liqueurs will also be provided. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.
This class has very limited seating. A maximum of 12 people will be enrolled. The deadline to register for this class is January 22nd, as materials have to be ordered and shipped.
Instructor Ophelia Santos is the program instructor for WSET in Atlanta. She is the lead faculty in Food and Beverage Management at the International Culinary Institute of Atlanta, holds her WSET Diploma and is the owner of Winewise USA.
WSET provides best-in-class education and qualifications to inspire and empower the world’s wine and spirits professionals and enthusiasts. We offer a comprehensive suite of qualifications covering wines, spirits and sake.
WSET qualifications are globally recognised as the international standard in wine and spirit knowledge. They are designed for those who are just starting out in their careers, as well as established professionals, and the many enthusiasts who have a passion for wines and spirits.