February 20 9:30 AM

WSET - Level 1 Intro. Wine Course & Certification

Monday, February 20, 2023

7 day advanced booking is required.

Price: $425.00 Duration: 8 hrs Group Size: 1 - 0 Guests

Join us for a WSET Level 1 introductory wine course; a vinous journey around the world, packed full of exceptional quality wine tastings and food pairing exercises. See below for details & to enroll!

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Join us for a WSET Level One Introductory Wine Course taught by Bob Trimble: PhillyWineGuy.comon Monday, February 20th (President's Day) from 9:30am-5:30pm @ Penns Woods Winery. 

Each participant will be taken on a vinous journey around the world, packed full of exceptional quality wine tastings and food pairing exercises. It is both education and entertaining! 

In this course, you will learn about the following topics:

  • How to taste and describe wines
  • How to pair food & wine
  • The characteristics of the classic grape varieties
  • Grape growing, terroir, and wine making
  • Storage and service 
  • Champagne & Port
  • Tips on buying wine

*This timeline includes an hour lunch break and 45 minutes for the Exam at the end. 

Tastings & Instruction:

At this 1 day course, you'll be guided through tastings of 14 benchmark wines worth over $700. You'll learn about the classic grapes, enhanced by video clips from leading winemakers. The instructors are engaging, passionate, and highly qualified experts who are happy to answer all your questions. This course is fun, relaxed and provides the ability for you to sit back and enjoy the day. 

Certification: 

At the end of the course, there is a 30 question multiple choice exam with a pass mark of 70%. At Fine Vintage, there is a 97% pass rate because they prepare you very well for the exam! Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate which is a formal qualification in wine with international recognition, and a beautiful lapel pin. Many students frame their WSET certificates. And to set your mind at ease, you will also be offered one free exam resit for this course. 

For any questions regarding the course, please email bob@phillywineguy.com

Enroll today & fuel your passion for wine! Registration ends on Friday, February 3rd!