This course explores the wines regions of the world. It is perfect for people who are passionate about wine as well as those working in the industry who wish to gain more knowledge and a well respected international qualification. You will learn about the major wine growing regions from around the world, understand their grape varieties and styles of wine as well as interpret their labels. This course also covers how to apply the principles of food and wine matching, give basic guidance on appropriate selection, storage and service of wines and the principles of wine tasting and evaluation. Each class includes a tasting session.
The course programme covers:
- How wine is made and other factors influencing the style of wine
- Key white grape varieties
- Key black grape varieties
- Wine-producing regions of the world
- Sparkling wines
- Sweet wines and fortified wines
- Label terminology
- Food and wine pairing
The WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine
This course requires an additional 30 hours of self-study and concludes with a WSET® multiple-choice examination of 50 questions. Graduates receive the WSET® Intermediate Award in Wine and Spirits. View full course outline at WSET Global.
Registration deadline: 22 October
WSET Level 2 Award in Wines
"Where Fresh Produce & Community Meet" - Freyberg Place, High St in the heart of the city. A weekly fresh produce market for Auckland city centre apartment dwellers, their friends and visitors.
Mark your calendars, the Gallery, including its shop and café will be open late on Fridays from 10 am–9 pm.
Enjoy late-night shopping, entry to all exhibitions after-hours and a regular Friday night, 4 - 6 pm happy hour at our café.
The classroom-based course over 8 sessions provides detailed analysis of the principal wines and spirits of the world.
The Urban Market is a retail experience that brings the Market to our customers. For the last 3 or 4 months markets have been unable to run and so we got products together from a range of Market stallholders to bring a Market POP Up Shop to Britomart - just in time for Christmas.
Let the Royal New Zealand Ballet transport you to a fantastical world of dazzling dance, music and enchantment. Following its hugely successful world premiere in 2015, the RNZB is thrilled to be bringing A Midsummer Night’s Dream back for Christmas 2021.