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WSET Level 2 Award in Wines and Spirits - Oxford

WSET Level 2 Jan 2018 Oxford - Deposit Details... £100.00
WSET Level 2 Jan 2018 Oxford - Course Fee Details... £425.00
WSET Level 2 Jan 2018 Oxford - Early Booking Discount Details... £375.00
WSET Level 2 Jan 2018 Oxford - Gift Pack Details... £425.00

Course Dates: 15th January 2018 - 12th March 2018
  Tuesday evenings 7-9 pm for 9 weeks
Venue: Seminar Room 2, Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford, OX2 6UD
WSET Exam: 12th March 2018

 

This is an intermediate course in the art and science of wine, aimed at those already working in the trade or keen amateurs ready to explore in a little more depth. You will learn about the key grape varieties, different styles of wine, and the production of spirits and liqueurs. Tasting technique is a key component and every session will include a themed selection of wines to illustrate the main points discussed. You will learn to use the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting to analyse wines objectively and consistently.

The course runs over 8 session of 2 hours each, plus a final examination consisting of 50 multiple choice questions.

The sessions are as follows:

Session 1: Introduction To Tasting, Food & Wine, Social Responsibility

Session 2: Factors Affecting Style, Quality & Price, The Label

Session 3: Chardonnay & Pinot Noir

Session 4: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc

Session 5: Syrah, Grenache, Riesling

Session 6: The Art Of Wine & Food Pairing

Session 7: 'Other' White & Red Varieties

Session 8: Sparkling & Fortified