April 23, 2014


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                                         Wine School Schedule ~ Sommelier Certificate Courses


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                                                                           Lincoln Road Campus, South Beach 

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April 26 - May 11 - Weekend Immersion  / Saturdays & Sundays

Sommelier Certificate Immersion Course - April 26, 27 / May 3, 4, 10, 11, 2014

Time: 9:30am to 4:00 pm at the South Beach Lincoln Road Campus,

1111 Lincoln Road, Suite 400, Miami Beach, FL USA 33139

Novice to Immediate, Foundation Level ~

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Tuition, books, inclusive $750

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                                    Vineyard Series Winery Campus, California

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Vineyard Series ~ California Wineries @ Wente Vineyards

May 18-23, 2014

Sommelier Certificate Immersion Course - May 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 2014 Sunday to Friday, 2014

Classes: Sunday Orientation 4:00p to 7:00p l Mon - Thurs: 8:30a-5:30p l Friday: 10:30am - 12:30pm (CS Exam) 

Guest Room Check In: Americas Best Value Inn, 1421 First Street, Livermore, California (San Francisco Bay Area) 

Course Level: Foundation / Novice to Immediate ~

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Tuition, books, Wente Vineyards Catered Lunches and Snacks all inclusive: $925

Optional Hotel Package Available - Limited Rooms, USSA Corporate Rates 

Hotel Package 6 days / 5 nights at Americas Best Value Inn, six blocks / 10 minute walk to downtown area

(conveniently located near Starbucks, Safeway Supermarket, Livermore Arcade Shopping Center)

 Inclusive: Room, Internet, Continental Breakfast, Shuttle to Winery M-TH, Study Desk & Lamp, Laundry Room

from $375 (Queen) / $395 (King) / $425 (Double) per week - Very Limited Rooms Available Register Now!

Comfortable Rooms, incredible values with Cable TV (HBO), Fresh Linens, Mini-Refridge, Microwave Oven, more


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Limited Space ~ May Hotel Information & Registration

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Wine School & Certificate Programs


Theoretical Knowledge, Practical Service

  Sensory Evaluation & Technical Tasting


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 Courses cover:



  • History of wine ~ from ancient to modern times
  • Varietal Component Wine Tastings with Le Nez du Vin 54 Master Aroma Kit
  • Master Blind Tasting ~ Techniques & Sensory Evaluation
  • Viticulture ~ All the facts on how wine is "grown" in the vineyards
  • Vinification ~ From grape to glass. Winemaker decisions after harvest
  • Taste & study your way through the major wine producing regions around the world
  • Learn all about the (3) three wine styles ~ Sparkling, still or light & fortified
  • Blending wines ~ overview
  • Food & wine pairings ~ pair (11) eleven different foods with the (5) five most popular wine varietals
  • The Art of the Sabreur ~ learn to saber the top of a Champagne bottle with a sword
  • Riedel Vinum Series Tasting Glasses ~ world class tasting glasses
  • Taste 100+ different premium labels from all over the world with master tasters
  • Certificate Exam upon completion


    Registration and Membership


    Campus Spring Series ~ South Beach



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                    Sommelier Certificate

            Weekend Immersion Course


                            Lincoln Road Campus


             April 26 - May 11 - Saturdays & Sundays,

                         Time: 9:30am to 4:00 pm

           Location: South Beach Lincoln Road Campus,

          Course Level: Foundation; Novice to Immediate

              Contact: Phyllis Festinger at 954.437.0449


                 Over 100 premium wine labels tasted


            Tuition, Course Materials, Books & More

                                 ~ Cost $750 ~

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                            USSA Membership

                      Annual Membership includes:

                        Certificate of Membership,

                          Membership Lapel Pin

                  Special Events, Networking, and

                              Tasting Invitations


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