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International Wine & Spirits Guild: Spirits Seminar L1 (2 Day/Austin, TX)

Sat, December 11, 2021 to Sun, December 12, 2021 (12:00 PM - 6:00 PM)

Solaro Estate Winery
13111 Silver Creek Rd
Dripping Springs, TX 78620
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Cost: $545

Better understand and appreciate fine spirits with this professional introductory Fine Spirits Seminar by the International Wine & Spirits Guild.

You will develop knowledge of distilled fine spirit terms and concepts, historical overview, production techniques, technical and descriptive evaluation, or bolster your basic knowledge of the fine spirits covered.

Seminar Overview:

-Taste 25+ fine spirits, including:


Scotch Whisky & Irish Whiskey,

Bourbon and American Whiskies

Vodkas, and

Tequila-Mezcal and Sotol.

-Receive 100 pages of educational material designed specifically for this seminar

-Earn a diploma, IWSG membership card, and IWSG membership pin

-Meet other fine spirits enthusiasts & professionals.

-Presented by Guild Certified Wine & Spirits Instructor; Guild Master Candidate, Certified Bourbon Steward, and Distintivo "T" Awardee by the Consejo Regulador del Tequila.

Depending on your background and professional needs,

we offer the option of earning a Fine Spirits Sommelier Award (for the professional) or a Fine Spirits Connoisseur Award (for the enthusiast) upon examination.


Day 1: 12pm-6pm

Day 2: 12pm-6pm

Cost: $545 course + $50 exam (optional)

You MUST register at the International Wine & Spirits Guild website via secure checkout once you have confirmed space availability with the Guild Team Education Manager/ Seminar Lead Instructor (uncorkedvintageatx@gmail.com)

For more info: http://bit.ly/IWSG_FineSpirits1

This is not a mixology seminar - it is a seminar to learn about fine spirits (consumed neat or straight).

COVID 19 Teaching Methodology: Seminar Limited to 4 Students. Guard in place between students. Sanitizer Station for each Student.

Level 2 Advanced Fine Spirits Course curriculum covers: Brandies, Whiskies, Vodka, Tequila, Mezcal, Sotol, Gin, Rum, Absinthe, Cordials & Liqueurs and Formal Fine Spirits Sommelier Service - to be scheduled for 2022

More information:


  • sommelier
  • wset
  • tasting
  • education
  • certification
  • award
  • spirits
  • vodka
  • whisky
  • whiskey
  • tequila
  • mezcal
  • sotol
  • cognac
  • brandy
  • distillery

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Uncorked Vintage Academia & International Wine And Spirits Guild

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