February 24, 2018 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Event Category: Sake Education
WSET Level 1 Award in Sake is beginner level introduction to sake for those starting a career in the industry or beginning to explore sake for personal interest.
This 6-hour, one-day course provides a hands-on introduction to the world of sake, and sake and food pairing. You will:
Explore the main types and styles of sake through sight, smell, and taste
Develop an understanding of the factors affecting sake aroma and flavour
Practice describing sake accurately, using the WSET Level 1 Systematic Approach to Tasting Sake
Learn how to serve and store sake
Experiment with food and sake interaction
Upon successful completion of a 30-question multiple-choice exam you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.
WSET L1 Sake Workbook
Tutored tasting of 10 samples, aligned with WSET specification
Enhanced food and sake pairing exercises (alert us to allergies/preferences upon registering)
Guided review to help prepare for the multiple-choice exam