As an Approved Programme Provider of the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET), the most renowned international body in wine education, BEE Drinks Global, is happy to announce it will be hosting a WSET Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits in November.
This qualification aims to give students the perfect introduction to the world of wines and spirits, including major grape varieties, winemaking, viticulture, major wine producing countries and the theory behind professional tasting technique. It is a great course for those working in the wine trade and for any wine enthusiast.
The course features approximately 50 different wines from around the world, all carefully selected to demonstrate their benchmark styles.
With a maximum class size of 12 students, Francesca Martin, our chief educator, offers the highest level of tutor-student interaction available. Francesca holds the WSET Level 4 Diploma and has over 10 years experience working in the global wine trade.
The course covers the following topics:
1. Tasting technique, food & wine pairing
2. Factors influencing style, quality & price
3. Chardonnay & Pinot Noir
4. Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot & Sauvignon Blanc
5. Syrah, Grenache, Riesling
6. Other white grape varieties & white wines, Sweet Wines, Spirits Tasting
7. Other black grape varieties & red wines
8. Sparkling & Fortified Wines
Exam: 1-hour closed-book examination that consists of 50 multiple choice questions worth 1 mark each
Pass mark: 55%
Glassware will be provided each session
All students will receive full WSET Level 2 study materials including text book, SAT card & study guide
Full Price: HK$6,500
Early Bird(full payment received 2 weeks in advance of start date): HK$5,850
Group Discount (for bookings of 2 or more): HK$5,850
Early Bird Group Discount: HK$5,525
Saturday 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd November 2014
Saturday 6th December 2014
Unit 201B, 2/F, Block B, Sea View Estate, 4-6 Watson Road, North Point, Hong Kong