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Coopers Hall

​404 SE 6th Avenue

Portland, Oregon 

Certified Sherry Wine Specialist Certification

$55 tuition / $40 for Members 

Join Lucas Payà for an in-depth exploration of the history, climate, geography of the Jerez region and explores the viticultural and winemaking practices that define this diverse category of wine. The course includes guided tasting of 6 Sherry wines and culminates with a 20-question certification exam reviewed and approved by the Regulatory Council of Jerez. Successful candidates receive a certificate of achievement and awarded the title of Certified Sherry Wine Specialist.

Who should take this course: This course is ideal for serious wine students and wine professionals interested in deepening their knowledge of this complex wine. The course is taught at an intermediate level.

About the instructor: Lucas Payà is a Certified Sherry Educator and Lustau Brand Educator. 

The small print: Lustau sponsors this course and provides the session's wines.