NEW! | IWS PREP BEGINS ONLINE TODAY IWS Prep is your foundation towards mastering Italian Wine! The course provides an introduction to Italy, explores its key wine regions and delivers core information on 39 of the country's need-to-know wines. Itsrich content is full of cultural highlights that are engaging as they are entertaining.
Designed to address the needs of the inquisitive wine enthusiast and aspiring wine professional alike, IWS Prep is a stepping stone to the internationally acclaimedItalian Wine Scholar certification program.
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CLASSROOM LEARNING | IWS PREP AROUND THE WORLD
IWS Prep is available online and through a global network of Approved Program Providers.
For live classroom instruction with extensive tutored tasting, find an Approved Program Provider near you. More than 90 wine schools in 30 countries offer Wine Scholar Guild programs.
WSG CHALLENGE | CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS! In celebration of the Wine Scholar Guild’s 15th anniversary, we hosted an online Options Game challenge for students of our global Program Providers as well as our online students. The WSG Challenge Finale took place on October 29 and the Grand Prize winner is Victoria Aldwinckle from Kent Wine School (UK)!
We are happy to announce that Victoria won a WSG Wine Study Immersion Trip of her choice to France, Italy or Spain!
A massive congratulations to all our finalists and to Victoria and a big thanks to all of you who participated in our anniversary celebrations! We were thrilled to see the global interest that this event generated!
MEMBER WEBINAR | GERMANY with CARO MAURER MW
Some of the steepest vineyards in the world, one of the coolest climates and the most delicate grape varieties: All these superlatives allow Germany to produce world class wines which are so unique because of their origin. After a general introduction, Caro will explore topics like history, geography and wine styles.
BLOG | BAROLO COMMUNES
Apart from the Côte d’Or in Burgundy, perhaps no other wine territory has been dissected in greater detail than the Barolo zone. Here's a look at the offerings from various communes in this area, which often display diverse characteristics despite the fact that every wine here is made exclusively from Nebbiolo.
BLOG | WINE TRENDS IN 2020 BORDEAUX BY NUMBERS
Author of Inside Bordeaux, a book that has been described as the 'bible' by Le Figaro newspaper and a 'category buster' by Jamie Goode, Jane Anson has lived in Bordeaux since 2003. Here she takes a look at the wine trends that are shaping the region, its economy, its climate, the industry and its winemakers.
JOB OFFER| DIRECTOR OF FRENCH WINE PROGRAMING
WSG is looking for an energetic, dynamic wine professional to run Wine Scholar Guild’s French wine education programs.
WSG THANKS THE FOLLOWING ORGANIZATIONS FOR THEIR SUPPORT: