WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines

Data ir laikas:

2024-04-22, 10:00


Sommelier School of Lithuania, Stumbrų str. 15, Vilnius.


800 €


3 days


About this course


WSET's Level 2 Award in Wines is a beginner- to intermediate-level qualification exploring wines, suitable for industry professionals and wine enthusiasts.

You’ll gain knowledge of the principal and regionally important grape varieties of the world, the regions in which they are grown, and the styles of wine they produce. Through a combination of tasting and theory, you’ll explore the factors that impact style and quality and learn how to describe these wines with confidence. After the course you’ll take the exam (an one-hour closed-book examination comprised of 50 multiple-choice questions).

What you'll learn

  • How to taste and describe wine using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine®(SAT)
  • How environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options influence the style and quality of wines made from eight principal grape varieties:
    • Chardonnay
    • Pinot Grigio/Gris
    • Sauvignon Blanc
    • Riesling
    • Cabernet Sauvignon
    • Merlot
    • Pinot Noir
    • Syrah/Shiraz
  • The style and quality of wines:
    • made from 22 regionally important grape varieties
    • produced in over 70 geographical indications (GIs) around the world
  • How grape varieties and winemaking processes influence key styles of:
    • Sparkling wines
    • Fortified wines
  • Key labelling terms used to indicate origin, style and quality
  • Principles and processes involved in the storage and service of wine
  • Principles of food and wine pairing

Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin, and will be able to use the associated WSET certified logo.

THIS IS INTENSE COURSE consist of  20 hours in person learning and an exam.

Course is held in English. 



WHERE: Lietuvos somelje mokykla, Stumbrų g. 15, VILNIUS, Lithuania
WHEN: 22nd and 29th of April, and 6th of May, 2024 from 10AM to 6 PM


* There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

You must be of legal drinking age in the country where you are attending the course to participate in any alcohol tasting.