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Napa Valley Wine Expert Course -- with Peter Marks MW



Napa Valley Wine Expert is the first and only certification course focusing on the wine region of Napa Valley. The course is an ideal way to master the wines and wine regions of Napa Valley and to earn your NVWE post nominal and certification.


Designed for students of wine and anyone working in the wine industry seeking a deeper understanding of the wines, AVAS, geology, climate and producers of Napa Valley.


Students have 6 months after enrollment to complete this course. The course is broken down into the following 5 modules:

  • History and appellations
  • Climate and terroir
  • Grape growing and winemaking
  • Key grape varieties
  • Napa Valley AVAs