The French Wine Scholar program is a study and certification program providing current, accurate and in-depth information on the wines and wine regions of France.
Developed and administrated by the Wine Scholar Guild with the support of the French Ministry of Agriculture, this specialization program is designed for advanced students of wine, whether professionals or serious wine hobbyists.
The French Wine Scholar Program covers French wine law, grape varieties, viticulture, winemaking and all of the French wine regions including Jura, Savoie and Corsica. This core body of knowledge is important whether you sell wine, buy wine or teach about wine.
Individuals who follow this in-depth curriculum and pass the exam, earn the French Wine Scholar (FWS) postnominal which may be incorporated into a professional signature
Wednesdays, June 21 through August 16, exam on August 30
Course Prerequisites: No prerequisite required but WSET Level 3 Award recommended
Textbooks: Manual provided
Material and Supplies: 6 ISO tasting glasses (not provided)
instructor: Sharon McLean, Director of Education for Vessel Liquor