The Wine House is pleased to offer the WSET Level 1 Award in Sake! The instructor for this course will be Sachiko Miyagi, Master Sake Sommelier, Sake Service Institute (the largest organization of sake sommelier certification in Japan) and Certified Sake Educator Level 3, Wine & Spirit Education Trust. She is one of the few Japanese women to hold sake certifications.
This class is ideal for consumers or those new to sake with the focus on:
Main sake ingredients
Main production steps
Principal categories and grades of sake
Specialty styles of sake
Controlled production steps
Japanese labeling terms
Storage and service
Principles of food and sake pairing
Social and health issues
The class consists of a session of 6 hours that concludes with a short 30-question multiple-choice exam of 45 minutes. Successful candidates receive the internationally-recognized WSET Level 1 Award in Sake.
WSET Level 1 Award in Sake is strongly recommended for those who have little training in or knowledge of sake.
WSET Level 1 Award in Sake includes: 6 tuition hours, printed study guide, tasting of 8 sakes, exam fee, certificate and lapel pin to successful candidates. Light sushi lunch is included.
Please note: since the exams are ordered from London, cancellations are only accepted until January 4, 2020, and all bookings between January 5 and January 19, 2020, are final. There can be no refunds after the student’s exam has been ordered.