WSET Level 2 Award in Wine & Spirits

Our most popular course provides you with a detailed look at the best known wines and spirits of the world, focussing on grape varieties and wine regions. During the course, you will taste 48 different wines and develop your wine tasting skills using the WSET systematic technique. A basic knowledge of wine is recommended before attending. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

Programme outline:

  • How wine is made and other factors influencing the style of wine
  • Key white grape varieties
  • Key black grape varieties
  • Wine-producing regions of the world
  • Sparkling wines
  • Sweet wines and fortified wines
  • Spirits and liqueurs
  • Label terminology
  • The WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Wine Tasting
  • Food and wine pairing
  • To gain the qualification students need to pass a multiple-choice paper of 50 questions
  • Cost: £365 (includes tuition, study materials, wine samples & examination)

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits : three day course – Saturdays

Date: February 2, 2019

Time: 10.00 - 17.00

Cambridge Wine Merchants, 163 Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge, CB1 7BX

Saturdays: February 2nd, 9th & 16th 2019

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits: three day course – Mondays.

Date: February 4, 2019

Time: 10.00 - 17.00

CUC Wine Bar, Granta Place, Cambridge, CB2 1RU

Mondays: February 4, 11 & 18 2019