Wines Of Portugal Academy Intermediate Level Certification ViniPortugal

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The Wines of Portugal Academy Intermediate Certificate will be offered by IWEG in Toronto in April 2020.

This 6-hour course is created by ViniPortugal.

You will: 

  • discover the 10 most important native grape varietals 
  • understand winemaking techniques
  • tour the unique sub-regions
  • taste a minimum of 12 diverse wines showcasing Portugal's diverse terroirs

The course is taught by authorized Wines of Portugal Academy educator, Sofia Salvador.

Students successful in the course will receive a professional accreditation from the Wines of Portugal Academy. Explore the history, taste a variety of wine styles, and further your knowledge of the native grape varietals of this great winemaking region! This one-day course is ideal for trade professionals seeking professional accreditation and Portuguese wine enthusiasts.


Available Classes:


Wines of Portugal Academy Intermediate Level Starts Apr. 24, 2020

Cost: $350
IWEG Drinks Academy

 Wines of Portugal Academy Intermediate Level  (This is the second award of the Wines of Portugal Academy Certifications) When: Friday, April 24th 2020,  9:30 am to 4:30 pm (6 hours of classroom instruction, plus certificate examination at the end of the course). Certification program from the Wines of Portugal Academy.  6 hours of training and examination at 4pm. Delivered by Wines of Portugal Academy Educator Sofia Salvador Study materials and glassware provided. IWEG now offers an alternative to PayPal; to charge tuition directly to your VISA or MasterCard please call the office at (416) 534-2570. About Wines of Portugal Academy Intermediate Level Target Audience - Intended for audiences with general knowledge of Portuguese wines (eg catering professionals, importers, journalists, consumers / wine lovers, who wish to deepen their knowledge about Portuguese wines. Learning Objectives - At the end of the course, trainees should have an extensive knowledge of Portuguese Wines. They should recognize the iconic wines of Portugal, the famous fortified wines of Portugal, the 10 main grape varieties in depth, the typical blends of Portugal and the contribution of each variety in the composition of the blend. They should also identify and know the main characteristics of the main regions (including Beira Interior and Azores), as well as obtaining in-depth knowledge on the harmonization of international gastronomy with Portuguese wines. Certificate - Upon successful completion of course and test, students will receive a certificate and title of “Wines of Portugal Certified Ambassador”. Test: 35 questions multiple choice test. Pass grade is 55% Duration - 6 hours

Enroll for this Class ($350)