WSET® Level 2 Award in Spirits – English – 10.09.2024 – Biel / Bienne – deadline for registration 27.08.2024

CHF 850.00

Who should attend?

This course is designed for professionals in the spirits and liqueurs industry, as well as those with a passion for the subject.

During this course, you will learn the advantages and disadvantages of each type of still as well as the principles of distilling. A professional approach to tasting and assessing all the main categories of spirits and how to assess their quality.
We will be introducing you to the principles of the service and mixology (cocktail category) according to each style of spirit and the choices available for service.
The legislation within each category of spirit is part of the product knowledge covered by the course.

How will you benefit?

  • Influence of production methods on the characteristics of spirits and liqueurs
  • Characteristics of the main spirits and liqueurs in the world
  • Evaluation of a spirit using the WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting Spirits® (Level 2)

Course location: L’école du vin – Seeland

Rue du Millieu 14c,

2502 Biel / Bienne

10 in stock


 WSET® Level 2 Award in Spirits
Instruction, course material and examination in the English language
Tuesday, the 10th of September 2024
from 08:15 Welcome
08:30 Introduction to the course and the learning outcomes
09:15 Tasting technique
10:00 Key principles in spirits production Part 1
11:30 Lunch break
12:30 Key principles in spirits production Part 2
14:00 Fruit spirits
15:00 An overview of the spirits Industry
15:15 Rum
16:30 Questions and end of the first course day
Tuesday, the 17th of September 2024
ab 08:15 Welcome
08:30 Whisky & Whiskey
11:30 Lunch break
12:30 Tequila and Mezcal
14:30 An introduction to cocktails
16:30 Questions and end of the second course day
Tuesday, the 24th of September 2024
ab 08:15 Welcome
08:30 Vodka
10:30 Flavoured Spirits and Aromatised Wines
11:30 Lunch break
12:30 Swiss legislation and local products
14:00 Questions and Revision
15:00 WSET® Niveau 2 in Spirits – examination
16:30 End of course and examination
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