a course about californian wines
Capstone California is a brand new course fully dedicated to Californian wines. Created by California Wine Institute the program offers four levels of study, from novice to expert. Each builds on the level prior, and covers history, lore, geography, climate, soils, grapes, viticulture, vinification, aging and maturation, wine laws, official classifications, producers, vintages and the business of wine. The Wine Hub is an official Capstone provider for level 1 & 2.
The different levels will be done in classroom and each level takes a day to complete. The course is comprised of theory, tasting and an exam. During Level 1 students will be tasting 8 wines whereas Level 2 students will taste 16 wines.
This course is an amazing opportunity to learn more about California and its wines. You will learn all the classical appellations such as Napa Valley, Sonoma and less known areas such as Lodi and Santa Cruz Mountains.
The course is conducted in english.