Wine Level 1: Fundamentals of Wine - An Introduction

Description

This survey course provides a foundation of essential knowledge for consumers and professionals. Topics covered include: tasting wine, grape varieties, basic vinticulture and viticulture, and the world's most important wine producing regions. Level 1 is the place to start for beginners and those wishing to solidify a foundation in wine studies and to practice wine tasting. This is not a prerequisite for Level 2, but does prepare students for it.

BOOKS: The World Atlas of Wine. Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. Hamlyn: 6th. Ed.

GLASSES: Please bring 6 tasting glasses to class. Glasses are available for purchase for $20 on the first day of class. You may pay cash or check to your instructor.

Cost

  • General Public: $1000.00

Instructor

  • Bill Nesto (Presenter)
    One of only two Masters of Wine residing in New England.
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Meetings

Meets at Boston University: 808 Commonwealth Ave., Demonstration Room, Room 117 at 6:00 pm (10 meetings)

  • Monday, January 28, 2013
  • Monday, February 04, 2013
  • Monday, February 11, 2013
  • Monday, February 25, 2013
  • Monday, March 04, 2013
  • Monday, March 18, 2013
  • Monday, March 25, 2013
  • Monday, April 01, 2013
  • Monday, April 08, 2013
  • Monday, April 22, 2013