WSET Level 1 Award - 2 Evenings Course

WSET Level 1 Award - 2 Evenings Course

The WSET Level 1 Award is a good introductory first course for the wine enthusiast who wishes to be introduced in a structured way to - wine styles, storing and serving of wine, and food and wine matching and also provides the basic product knowledge and skills in the service and retail of wine to prepare a person for their first job in hospitality or retail.


  • Wine Tasting : Taste and describe wines using the WSET® Systematic Approach to Tasting
  • Food and Wine Matching : A practical guide to the key considerations when matching food and wine successfully
  • Wine Service and Storage : Learn the correct way to store and serve wine and recognise common faults found in wine
  • Social Responsibility : A guide to sensible drinking
  • Types and Styles of Wine : Learn about what makes wines taste different
  • Grape Varieties : Learn about the characteristics and styles of wines produced from the main grape varieties
  • Main white grape varieties: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling
  • Main black grape varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Syrah/Shiraz
  • Named Wines : White: Pinot Grigio, Sancerre, Chablis, Sauternes
  • Red:  Beaujolais, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Rioja, Chianti
  • Number of Wines Tasted : Minimum 9 wines will be tasted as part of the course
  • Study Materials : Students will receive the WSET Introduction to Wine Study Guide 
  • Duration of course : 2 evenings
  • Examination : 30 multiple-choice questions to be answered in 45 minutes. A mark of 70% required to pass
  • Certification : All students who pass will be issued with a Certificate suitable for framing and a Lapel Pin

9 wines will be tasted as part of the course, all students receive a WSET Introduction to Wine Study Guide. 

17th Sept 2019 from 7pm to 10pm


24th Sept 2019 frpom 7pm to 10pm - inclusive of 45 min exam

The Fee includes

  • study book
  • 9 wines
  • food & wine matching
  • professional WSET tuition by WSET-Certified Tutor
  • examination fees
  • internationally-recognised WSET qualification certificate


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Course Date/Time: Tue 17th Sep 2019 at 7pm

Duration: 3 hours

Venue: Theatre of Wine, Leytonstone, E11 3DH


Theatre of Wine

E11 3DH

Event Price: £165.00







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