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Italian Wine Maestro Certification Course

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    Sun, January 8, 2023 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
    Sun, January 15, 2023 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)
    Sun, January 22, 2023 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM)

Trellis Wine Bar
2868 Fairfax St
Denver, Co 80207
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Cost: $925

For the first time in Colorado, Grappolo Wine School presents the Italian Wine Maestro Certification course, the precursor level of the Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) certification study program. This exciting curriculum introduces students to the wealth of Italian native grape varieties that are fundamental to comprehending Italy’s complex and fascinating wines. The focus on native grapes, as well as regional appellations, sets this course apart from many others and provides a unique depth of knowledge and understanding of Italian wines and culture. Taught by VinItaly International Academy certified Italian Wine Educator and Ambassador, Scott Thomas, CWE, IWA

The Maestro course aims to develop a group of highly knowledgeable and skilled specialists who are able to speak and write about Italian wines with authority. 24 hours of in-person masterclass sessions are complimented by in-depth tastings of over 50 regionally-classic wines. Upon passing the 50-question multiple choice exam and 2-wine blind tasting, successful candidates will earn the title of “Italian Wine Maestro.”

Dates:  January 8, 15, 22, 29 + exam day TBD

Location:  Trellis Wine Bar- 2868 Fairfax St., Denver

Time:  9:00-4:00

Cost: $925, includes 24 hours of classroom sessions, all wines, review sessions, study material, and textbook

To enroll or have questions, please email grappolowineschool@gmail.com


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