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WIA - The Wine International Association

The Neptune School of Wine NeptuneWineTM is Southern California’s premier source for Wine Education, offering Wine and Spirit Education Trust  Courses, or WSET, through The Neptune School of…

National Wine School The school offers the highest level of sommelier certification in the United States. Their programs are comparable to the Court of Master Sommeliers…

San Francisco Wine School After David Glancy, MS, CWE created the groundbreaking Certified Sommelier Program at Professional Culinary Institute (now ICC) he was repeatedly asked: What certifications do I need…

Wineries in New Zealand New Zealand wine is produced in several winegrowing regions of New Zealand. The country’s elongated island geography in the South Pacific Ocean…

Napa Valley Wine Academy Napa Valley Wine Academy is America’s Premier Wine School™ based in Napa Valley California and is proud to be an approved program…

Malbec is a purple grape variety used in making red wine. The grapes tend to have an inky dark color and robust tannins, and are known…

International Wine & Spirits Guild The International Wine & Spirits Guild was established to encourage study to develop technical understanding and increased knowledge of wine at…

The Court of Master Sommeliers The Court of Master Sommeliers was established to encourage quality standards for beverage service in hotels and restaurants. The first Master…

Wine & Spirit Education Trust WSET provides best-in-class education and qualifications to inspire and empower the world’s wine and spirits professionals and enthusiasts. We offer a…