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Become an expert in Spanish Wines

Spanish Wine Scholar

The Spanish Wine Scholar accreditation is officially recognised by Wines from Spain, the government promotion arm of the Spanish Ministery of Industry, Trade & Tourism. Successful candidates are conferred the ‘Spanish Wine Scholar’ title and ‘SWS’ post nominals. Supplement your WSET studies, increase your credentials or add to your knowledge as an enthusiast.

What's included?

  • A highly detailed, full colour study manual featuring history, culture and traditional foods of each wine region
  • 1 year access to the Wine Scholar Guild’s interactive, online e-learning resources
  • 9 Weeks of professional tuition by certified Spanish Wine Scholar, John Callow DipWSET FWS SWS
  • The chance to taste 80+ fantastic samples, specially sourced for you. Including rare and unusual wines from Mallorca, The Canary Islands,  Txakoli, Priorat, Toro etc
  • Use of our professional tasting glasses
  • Examination fees (first sitting) & postage costs (within mainland UK)
  • Certificate and pin badge for those who pass
Full colour student manual with detailed maps and pictures of each region
Spanish Wine Scholar Lapel Pin

Course Schedule

Week 1 – Green Spain (Galicia, Asturias, Cantabria, País Vasco)

Week 2 – Duero River Valley (Castilla y León)

Week 3 – La Rioja

Week 4 – Ebro River Valley (Navarra, Aragón)

Week 5 –  Cataluña

Week 6 – Central Mediterranean Coast (Valencia, Murcia) & The Islands (Balearic/Canary Islands)

Week 7 – Meseta (Castilla-La Mancha, Madrid, Extremadura)

Week 8 – Andalucia

Week 9 – 1 hour Exam–100  question multiple choice. ​

Next available dates

Book Course

Wednesday April 8th 2020 - Wednesday June 3rd 2020

6:30pm – 9pm

​55 Spring Gardens, Manchester, ​M​2 2BY

Price: £625