WSET Level 2 Award in Wine
Join us in The O'Briens Wine School for our second *WSET Level 2 Award in Wine.
This course is ideal for individuals seeking a core understanding of wines, this qualification explores the major grape varieties and important wine regions in which they are grown. You’ll learn about the styles of wines produced from these grapes as well as key classifications and labelling terminology. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.
What you will learn:
- How wine is made.
- What factors influence wine style.
- The key white and black grape varieties and their characteristics.
- The important wine-producing regions of the world in which these grapes are grown.
- The production of sparkling, sweet and fortified wines.
- Label terminology.
- Food and wine pairing principles.
- The principal categories of spirit and liqueurs, and how they are made.
- How to describe wine using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine.
This is a fantastic opportunity for wine enthusiasts looking to enhance their wine knowledge. Included in the price is a set of 6 ISO Tasting Glasses for students to bring to each class keep plus a €50 O'Briens Gift Card upon completion of the course to start your wine collection! There will also be a post exam glass of fizz and some nibbles to celebrate.
Dates: Course begins Wednesday 29th January for 7 consecutive weeks with the exam on the 7th week (29th Jan, 5th Feb, 12th, 19th, 26th, 4th & 11th March)
Time: 18:30 - 21:30
Price: €450 (€200 deposit to register, balance due 14 days before course start date)
Where: The O'Briens Wine School, Donnybrook, Dublin 4
The O'Briens Wine School is located above the Donnybrook store and entrance is through the black door to the left of the store entrance. Tickets are refundable up until Friday 10th January 2020 – email firstname.lastname@example.org
*The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET and WSET Awards) is an awarding body and registered charity devoted to the development and delivery of qualifications and courses in wines and spirits. O’Briens is an approved course provider.