LOIRE MASTER-LEVEL 1st LIVE WEBINAR scheduled for September 23rd 2019 Led by Pascaline Lepeltier MS, MOF Laureate, 2018 Best French Sommelier!
The Loire Master-Level manual is written, edited, proofed… and off to the printer. Congratulations Kirra Barnes, FWS, for penning this masterwork! Don't miss the first live webinar. Registration will open June 2019. Save the date!
French Wine Scholar ™|ONLINE 15-week Instructor-Led Format StartsJune 4th
All the FWS study material + 12 online study modules,8live review webinars and instruction by acclaimed educators:
Lisa M. Airey, CWE, FWS, WSG Education Director and creator of the FWS program
Italian Wine Scholar ™|ONLINE Unit 2 startsJune 27 15-week Instructor-Led Format
All the IWS study material + 12 online study modules, 9live webinars and instruction by acclaimed educators:
Maurizio Broggi, DipWSET, IWS, FWS, CSW; creator of the IWS program.
Andrea Eby, DipWSET, IWS, CSW; VIA certified Italian Wine Ambassador, Senior educator and partner at the Wine & Drinks College of Manitoba.
Spanish Wine Scholar ™| NEW Launches October 14th Save the date!
The most advanced and comprehensive specialization study program on Spanish wine bar none, created by Spanish wine specialist Rick Fisher, Spanish Wine Scholar Education Director. Registration will open June 2019.
Study at one of our 60+ approved providers in 25 countries on 5 continents!
2019 WINE STUDY TRIPS | Nearly sold out
Travel in small groups with world-renowned wine instructors to access some of the best producers & winemakers. Only few seats remain available for:
Champagne in June, with Charles Curtis, MW, 1 seat left!
Burgundy in June,with Andrew Jefford, 1 seat left!
WSG Awards Top exam scorers for 2018
The Wine Scholar Guild announces the list of its 2018 top exam scorers from around the world! See who excelled and browse their testimonials.
BLOG| Andrew Jefford The 2017 vintage in France, a "New Normal"
Andrew Jefford, award-winning author and columnist for Decanter Magazine and World of Fine Wine as well as Wine Scholar Guild Academic Advisor, gives us his insight into the 2017 vintage in France...
UPCOMING MEMBER WEBINAR| The White Wines of Collio with Richard Baudains, May 8th
Collio is one of Italy’s premium white wine producing areas. Nestling in the far northeast corner of the country, on the border with the Republic of Slovenia, it’s a fascinating region to get to know. This webinar will introduce Collio and its wines and explore the intricate relationships between the vine and human activity...
WSG IS IN THE NEWS| Wines from Spain interviews SWS Educatiton Director, Rick Fisher
In this interview, Rick discusses WSG's new Spanish Wine Scholar program. He also talks about the joys of Garnacha Tinta, the ever-increasing popularity of Rías Baixas wines in the American marketplace, and a few of his favorite regions to visit in Spain.