AuFait with Wine?

Wines & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) Courses

National and international qualifications developed by the Wines & Spirits Education Trust. These short courses are ideal for those working in the hospitality industry as well as those who would like a more formal recognition of their knowledge and application in the unique social skill surrounding wine appreciation.

L1 AWARD IN WINE

WSET level 1 award winesAn introductory workshop which provides the basics surrounding the fundamentals of wine. The aim of the course is to give a basic introduction to wine followed by some food & wine pairing.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • The main styles of wine
  • The factors affecting wine
  • Grape characteristics
  • Systematic Approach to Tasting
  • Storing & Service of wine
  • Social & legal responsibilities
  • Food & wine matching

Delivered over 1 day (6 hours)

A minimum of 4 people.

Per Person £135 + VAT

COURSE DATES

  • 19th Jan 2017
  • 16th Feb 2017
  • 23rd March 2017

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L2 AWARD WINES & SPIRITS

WSET level 2 award in wine and spiritsBuilding on the information in the level 1 course these workshops take the next step in demystifying the world of wine. Suitable for those working in the industry and the interested consumer.

COURSE OUTLINE

  • How wine is made and other factors influencing the style of wine
  • Key white & black grape var
  • Wine-producing regions
  • Sparkling wines
  • Sweet wines and fortified wines
  • Spirits and liqueurs
  • Label terminology
  • Food and wine pairing

Delivered over 4 days (approx 20 hours)

A minimum of 4 people.

Per Person £300 + VAT

COURSE DATES

  • 23rd, 24th, 25th Jan 2017
  • 20th, 21st, 22nd Feb 2017
  • 27th, 28th, 29th Mar 2017

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