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Wine course in The Hague: WSET Level 1 award in wines

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  • This course is a great starting point for the novice wine enthusiast, or

    those starting a career in wine or hospitality.

    This hands-on course teaches you through sight, smell and taste, to understand more about wine. By the end of the course you’ll be able to taste wine using a systematic approach, and be able to identify the main styles of wine. You’ll also learn the key principles of food and wine pairing and be able to apply these to your own food and wine choices with confidence.
    No prior knowledge is required.


    What’s covered

     -The main types and styles of wine  -Common wine grapes and their characteristics  -How to make food and wine pairings  -Tutored tasting of nine wines  -How to store and serve wine  -How to describe wine using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT)  -Social responsibility surrounding wine consumption  

    Course Info

    • Two consecutive Saturdays:
      Saturday, 1st April, 2017 – Saturday, 8th April, 2017. From 10:30 to 14:00. Examination on the last session.

    • Registration deadline: Monday 20th March 2017 in http://wineforfun.nl/v2/event/wset-level-1/

    • Price: €197 (inclusive VAT)

    • Venue: Wine For Fun, Nassau Odijckstraat 42, 2596 AJ, The Hague

    • One INAO cristal tasting glass to take home for further practice

    • 9 Wines

    • Tuition and study material.

    • Le Nez du Vin aromas to train your sense of smell.

    • Sandwich lunch

    • 1 multiple-choice examination with 30 questions.

    • Original Certificate of WSET (subject to passed examination)


  • Date
    11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Where
    Netherlands The Hague Nassau Odijckstraat 42, 2596AJ Map
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