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Food Pairing Lab with Tasting Kits

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Can you create perfect pairings or are you paralyzed by the rules? Learn pairing theories and exceptions and the progression of flavors in multi-course meals. Come play with your food and wine as we taste 36 combinations and discuss each student's impressions and preferences.  Challenging food ingredients will also be reviewed and how to overcome...

Monday Oct 25th, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

Wine 101

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Get answers to all of the questions you have been afraid to ask and learn the basics of wine, from how it's made, decoding wine labels, how to taste & talk about wine, storage, service and food pairing.  The tasting of 5-6 wines will focus on the structure of wine, various styles and main grape varieties. This workshop may be taken...

Sunday Sep 26th, 11am - 1pm Pacific Time

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Certified Specialist of Wine: Review Session

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

This session is a whirlwind review of all 10 regional courses in the Certified Specialist of Wine Program. The course can be taken as part of the full CSW Program or on its own. This workshop can be taken as a single class or as part of a program. Please Note: All attendees will be over 21 by the class start date. ID will be checked at class.

Sunday Sep 19th, 10am - 1pm Pacific Time

Component Tasting: Aroma

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Learn to tune up your senses as you identify specific smells and tastes of various fruit, spice, herb and other elements as you blindly identify them in 12 carefully controlled sample wines.  This is a far more effective approach than commercially available wine aroma kits made with essential oils that are not consumable or in a wine solution....

Tuesday Sep 21st, 6pm - 8:30pm Pacific Time

Intro Series

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

San Francisco Wine School Intro Series classes are the perfect way to dip your toe into wine education and learn the basics of tasting, pairing and the world's most important regions.  Start with these 8 essential classes designed for entry level students.  SYLLABUS Wine 101 Intro to World Wines Intro to Blind Tasting...

Sunday Sep 26th, 11am - 1pm Pacific Time

  (8 sessions)
$695

8 sessions

Wine Service Techniques

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Service is much more than proficiently performing, it is an attitude. Learn the roles and conduct of the sommelier, mis en place for service shifts, responsible alcohol service and the mechanics. Standard wine service, Champagne, decanting and tray service will be demonstrated by the instructor and performed by each student.  Tools, service...

Monday Sep 20th, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

Syrahs (Shiraz) of the World

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Travel the world of Syrah...  Explore the power, elegance and versatility of Syrah/Shiraz and its potential to challenge Cab & Pinot as king of CA reds. Learn its origins, other homes and characteristics.  Discover how Syrah varies based on climate, soils and traditions in various international regions through a guided tasting of 5-6...

Wednesday Sep 22nd, 6pm - 8pm Pacific Time

Washington State

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at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Washington produces more wine than any state in the US aside from California. We often think of Washington as a place of rainforests and cloudy skies. But its Columbia Valley is a vast growing region with dry weather and long, sunny days that ripen robust red wines.  This class looks at Washington’s terrain and soils, formed by tectonic drift,...

Thursday Sep 23rd, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

Viticulture & Enology

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Do you know the difference between viticulture and enology? Learn the species and varieties of grapes used in winemaking and the difference between clones, crosses, hybrids and grafting. Study the physical structure of the vine, the annual lifecycle and the metabolic processes.  Learn about terroir and sustainable farming. Next our studies take...

Monday Sep 27th, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

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Faults & Imbalances

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

In this workshop, our Industry Leading Instructors help students learn and practice flaw identification using the Society of Wine Educators’ Faults and Imbalances Exam with the same samples and ratios presented for the Certified Wine Educator level. Master Glancy will also teach students exam preparation and test-taking strategies to help students...

Tuesday Sep 28th, 6pm - 8:30pm Pacific Time

Vendor Relations and Staff Training

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Learn how to navigate the 3-tier distribution system successfully. Explore the workings of distributors, brokers and winery direct sales, how to decide what vendors to use and how to maximize the relationships.  Discuss options and strategies for an efficient buying process. Learn how to effectively utilize vendor provided training, 3rd party...

Monday Sep 27th, 10am - 1pm Pacific Time

Wine Dojo - A Blind Tasting Workout

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Wine Dojo is a focused, efficient 90-minute session for tasting skill development and feedback. This ongoing blind tasting workshop offers students an opportunity to do a timed blind analysis of 6 wines then compare and discuss their analysis with Master Sommelier David Glancy. This is a must for any student looking to prepare for an upcoming certification...

Monday Sep 27th, 2pm - 3:30pm Pacific Time

Intro to World Wines

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Join us in unraveling the mysteries of the EU labeling scheme and compare it with the rest of the world. We will look for global patterns touring the world in a glass. Take in the highlights of France, Italy, and Spain, plus various New World regions.  The tasting of 5-7 wines will focus on New World vs Old World and examples from various climates...

Sunday Oct 3rd, 11am - 1pm Pacific Time

Varietal Profiling: Whites

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

Our Industry Leading Instructors will coach students to develop their own varietal markers for the most important international white grape varieties. Profile the similarities and differences in the varietals. Global wine regions are also considered as students learn to decipher the differences between regional and varietal influences.  This...

Tuesday Oct 5th, 6pm - 8:30pm Pacific Time

Napa Valley

at San Francisco Wine School - Downtown South San Francisco 415 Grand Ave Ste 301, San Francisco, California 94080

This Napa Valley workshop provides students with an in-depth exploration and significance of the world-famous Napa Valley.  Learn more about the amazing geography, history, and climate ideal for grape growing, as well as the importance for understanding the region’s impact on the state of California and its significance within the world of...

Thursday Oct 21st, 6pm - 9pm Pacific Time

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