Would you like to learn more about the wine industry?

This is an external event delivered by Plumpton College. Please contact Plumpton if you have any queries about this event.

A three-day intensive course (with exam on the morning of the fourth day) delivering an introduction to the world of wine. This course is designed for those with a keen interest in wine and other beverages, who wish to gain employment in drinks-related industries.

Course Content

  • How to taste wine
  • The key grape varieties of the world; Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Grenache
  • Other notable white and black varieties
  • Wine law and understanding the label
  • The principles of viticulture and winemaking
  • Sparkling and fortified wines

3-day course with a short exam on the fourth day

  • 2nd April – 5th April, 2024

09:15 – 16:15

Event details

Date/Time: 2nd April, 2024 — 5th April, 2024
Cost: £495
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Location: Plumpton College campus
Website: https://www.plumpton.ac.uk/