Level 1 – Introduction to wine and Swiss wine – 23.08.2024 – english – Biel/Bienne – registration closes on the 09.08.2024

CHF 360.00

Who should attend?          

The course is aimed at all who are interested in wine but have little or no wine knowledge. As we are in a wine producing country we will also be introducing you to the main grape varieties produced in Switzerland.

How will you benefit?

The course objective is to offer an introductory level of knowledge as to how wine is made and the main styles of wine and grape varieties in the world. We will also be able to test some principles for food and wine matching

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Saturday, the 23rd of August 2024

Level 1 – Introduction to wine and Swiss wine

Instruction, course material and examination in the English language

from 08:15 Welcome
08:30  Introduction to the course and the learning objectives
 09:00 The Swiss vineyard
 10:00  White wines
 11:30  Lunch break
 12:30  Red and rosé wines
13:30 practical exercise – food and wine matching
 15:00 Questions and revision
 15:15 Short break
 15:30  Examination
16:30 End of the examination and the course
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N.B. We accept payment by debit or credit card through the SumUp system but you can also pay by bank transfer. Please note that we will need you to complete the registration details, in order to complete the registration process as quickly as possible for you.

Financial assistance:

For those of you who are employed by, or are responsible for a restaurant, hotel, bar or nicht club in any of the following Cantons, there is a possibility of being subsidised for the course fee.

The Cantons we currently have an agreement with are:

  • Fribourg
  • Geneva – it is possible to apply for “a grant or a loan” from the Canton
  • Jura
  • Neuchâtel
  • Valais – ritzy further and continuing education

we are working on being able to assist candidates in other Cantons with the same level of assistance. As and when this is possible, we will inform you accordingly.

For the Cantons with which we have an agreement, contact us and we will assist you in the process. We look forward to welcoming you to the next course.