6 Turl Street
Tuesday, 2 June 9:00-17:00 £180.00 Presented by John Shuckburgh
Numbers are limited and early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment!
Alternatively, contact John Shuckburgh at email@example.com or on 01865 301144 for more details.
This course is a great starting point for the novice wine enthusiast, or those starting a career in wine or hospitality.
About the course: This hands-on course will teach you to understand more about wine through sight, smell and taste. By the end of the course you'll be able to taste wine using a systematic approach, identify key styles of wine and know the characteristics of important grape varieties. You'll also learn the key principles of food and wine pairing and how to apply these to your own food and wine choices.
Successful students will receive a WSET certificate.
Do I need any prior knowledge? No prior knowledge is required. All classes are delivered in English therefore a good level of English is beneficial.
Assessment - The exam takes place in the last session of the course. The exam consists of 30 multiple choice questions to be completed in 45 minutes. To pass you must correctly answer 70% of the questions. This qualification is Ofqual regulated.
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