WSET Level 3 Award in Wines
What you will learn
Building on the knowledge gained through the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines, the Level 3 Award in Wines goes both broader and deeper. It is designed to give you a thorough understanding of the factors that account for the style, quality and price of the principal still, sparkling and fortified wines of the world. Our specialist educators will guide you in developing your tasting skills through a carefully selected range of wines ranging from household brands to outstanding bottles from iconic producers. You'll learn how to use your tasting notes to make objective conclusions on a wine's style, quality and readiness for drinking. The course will cover: o The key factors in the production of wine: location, grape growing, winemaking, maturation and bottling o The key characteristics of the principal: - still wines of the world - sparkling wines of the world - fortified wines of the world o How to make appropriate wine recommendations o How to taste wines using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine® (SAT) o Tutored tastings of 82 wines (except online course) o Access to WSET's Online Classroom for the duration of the course including useful video links and other resources o Successful candidates will be able to taste and describe with confidence the characteristics of the principal wines of the world and give information on the key factors influencing style, quality and price. Those who work with wine will be in a great position to advise management, to answer customer queries authoritatively, and to make informed selections of wines in a variety of situations.