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Level 2 / Tasting & Recommending Wine

COURSE
Small Batch Learning
1 hr 12 mins

Level 2 / Tasting & Recommending Wine

COURSE
Small Batch Learning
1 hr 12 mins
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Course Overview

An introduction to the concepts and practices behind tasting and recommending wine, featuring 72 minutes of learning material (text, photo and graphics). The course offers an easy-to-grasp methodology for understanding a wine's taste, enabling you to better describe wine to guests.


Target Audience

This course is intended for existing staff in the hospitality industry who need to further develop their knowledge and confidence in wine service, and who will be expected to discuss wine with customers.


Learning Outcomes

This course gives a thorough introduction to the different qualities which together make up a wine's character, and how they work together (or not) to create balance. It also teaches how to describe these qualities confidently to guests, and these qualities can be used to recommend wine to guests.


Business Outcomes

By building a thorough understanding of the concept of taste in wine, this course will empower staff in their role as hospitality service professionals to better meet guest expectation. Enhancing employees’ ability to better serve guests has a flow-on effect throughout the whole business, in terms of positive reviews, social media and word-of-mouth recommendations – which helps increase repeat clientele and maximises revenue.

Learning
Tasting & Recommending Wine

Put away the fear. This course will help you taste, describe and recommend wine.

Introduction - Part 1text
Introduction - Part 2text
Introduction - Part 3text
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Breaking down taste: Part 1text • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Breaking down taste: Part 2text • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Not just taste, flavour tootext • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Sweetnesstext • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Aciditytext • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Drynesstext • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Further flavour conceptstext • 3 mins
How to Describe the Flavour of Wine - Alcohol levelstext • 3 mins
Flavour of Wine - Quizquiz
Body & Structure of Wine - Why is "feel" important?text • 3 mins
Body & Structure of Wine - The bodytext • 3 mins
Body & Structure of Wine - Other "feel" termstext • 3 mins
Body & Structure of Wine - Quizquiz
Why No Two Wines Are the Same - Part 1text • 3 mins
Why No Two Wines Are the Same - Part 2text • 3 mins
Why No Two Wines Are the Same - Quizquiz
How to Recommend Wine - Introductiontext • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Three questions to help choose a winetext • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Question 1: colourtext • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Question 2: dry or not - Part 1text • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Question 2: dry or not - Part 2text • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Question 3: bodytext • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Guest preferencetext • 3 mins
How to Recommend Wine - Quizquiz
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Dryness: Part 1text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Dryness: Part 2text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Dryness: Part 3text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - The body: Part 1text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - The body: Part 2text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Cabernet sauvignontext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Pinot noirtext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Syrah / Shiraztext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Merlottext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Red Wine - Quizquiz
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Dryness: Part 1text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Dryness: Part 2text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - The body: Part 1text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - The body: Part 2text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Chardonnaytext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Sauvignon blanctext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Rieslingtext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Pinot gris / pinot grigiotext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of White Wine - Quizquiz
Different Characteristics of Rosé - Dryness: Part 1text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Rosé - Dryness: Part 2text • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Rosé - The bodytext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Rosé - Rosé around the worldtext • 3 mins
Different Characteristics of Rosé - Quizquiz
What is Sparkling Wine? - How is it made?text • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine? - Champagne – Francetext • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine? - Champagne’s general characteristicstext • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine? - Cava – Spaintext • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine? - Prosecco – Italytext • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine? - Sparkling wine versus champagnetext • 3 mins
What is Sparkling Wine - Quizquiz