Pacific Northwest wine school for professionals and enthusiasts / 503-764-7698

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3319 SE 50th Ave

Portland, Oregon

WSET Level 2 Award in Spirits

$755 tuition (payment plans available)

Whether you are a spirits professional or an enthusiastic consumer, gain a thorough understanding of the world of spirits in this comprehensive course exploring the styles, history and production of spirits such as brandy, whisk(e)y, rum, tequila, vodka, gin and liqueurs. Students will learn how to systematically taste and evaluate spirits; how distillation, base material, and maturation impact the ultimate product; and finally, how to shake and stir it all together to create both classic and contemporary cocktails.

The WSET Level 2 Spirits Course is an internationally recognized certification program. Students who complete this course and successfully pass the certification exam are awarded the WSET Level 2 Spirits Certificate.

Who should attend: This course is ideal for professionals or enthusiasts who want to take their knowledge to the next level. Although there are no pre-requisites for this course, many students elect to begin their studies with the WSET Level 1 Award in Spirits Course