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COURSE AVAILABLE IN USA ONLY
This course requires you purchase the Lustau Mixed Case 6 pack to follow the tasting properly and complete your exam. Please, follow the links to get your mixed case!
Please note Zachys is unable to ship to Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio and Utah. Crunchy Red Fruit is also unable to ship to Utah.
The Certified Sherry Wine Specialist Course program and certification consists of a 4-hour class that includes the following:
- Two online classes with instruction on the history of the sherry region, DO’s identity, viticulture, winemaking, aging, and diversity in the region. Students will also learn about food pairings and the best ways to serve sherry.
- A tasting of six Lustau wines which illuminate the most classic styles of Sherry: Fino, Manzanilla, Amontillado, Oloroso, and Pedro Ximénez.
Session 1 (2 hours): Theory
Session 2 (2 hours): Tasting + Exam (This session will be obligatory for any student who wishes to gain certification.)
You will receive instructions on how to access the webinars
- A 50-question graded exam at the conclusion of the course. The award of "Certified Sherry Wine Specialist" will be granted to those with a minimum passing score of 70% (35 correct). This Certificate of Achievement will be signed by both Lustau’s CEO and César Saldaña, President of the Regulatory Council of Jerez. A Certificate of Recognition will be issued to those that do not achieve the passing grade.