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WSET Level 2 Sessions 1 & 2

Saturday August 10, 2019

  • 11:00 AM  4:30 PM

WSET Level 2 Intensive-

16 hours of class starting

Cost is € 560 euros

Cost covers: Textbook, Workbook, 8 classes-16 hours total, 6 wines tasted each class, practice exams and quizzes, test exam and upon successful completion, certificate and pin. As well as coffee, tea and lunch for four days.

Sessions 1 & 2

11:00AM-4:30PM with 30 minute break

Sessions will cover Course Introduction, Tasting Technique, Food and Wine Pairing and Social Responsibility. Factors Influencing Style, Quality and Price, The Wine Label.

Students are expected to read textbook and specification prior to the start of class, as well as read the WSET Specification for Level 2. Students will learn the SAT (WSET’s Systematic Approach to Tasting) A concise and detailed tasting system that allows student to be able reading the label what flavours and structural characteristics one might expect from the wine, can you accurately estimate what a wine will taste like? If the label says ‘Gran Reserva’ what kind of flavours would you expect?

Useing this method you will be able begin thinking about elements in wine High Acidity? Why?If there are flavours of vanilla and toast, can the students explain why?

Earlier Event: August 8
WSET Session 10
Later Event: August 11
WSET Level 2 Sessions 3 & 4