WSET LEVEL 3 ON WEEKENDS

Concerts are postponed, sporting events are canceled and tourist hot spots are shut down. And you are looking for some safe outdoor activities during the pandemic?  What about focusing on Wine Education?  A new session of WSET Level 3 starts on November 7th🍷🍁. Building on the knowledge gained through the WSET Level 2 Award in […]

WINE NEWS: OUR NEW TEACHER

We are delighted to introduce our new teacher for WSET Level 1 and 2 Award in Wines courses Mariana Gerolami – Sommelier & WSET Diploma Student ✨. “Wine is special for me in many ways. I am keen on understanding the flavours and the soil that hosts the vines. I am passionate about the stories […]

WINE NEWS: WSET LEVEL 3 ON WEEKENDS

A new session of WSET Level 3 starts on November 7th🍷🍁. Building on the knowledge gained through the WSET Level 2 Award in Wines, the Level 3 Award in Wines goes both broader and deeper 📚.  This weekend course is designed to help students to have more flexibility in organizing their study and runs over […]

NEWS: NEW LOCATION

🎈17.09.2020🎈 Today is a memorable day for our 🍷Wine Academy as we will have a new location in the beautiful Prinsengracht ✨ 💡What it looked like a dreamy idea born while sipping Pinot Noir with two special friends👭 in the Phillip island🌏🐧 2 years ago, it’s coming to shape as a lively, friendly, international wine […]

WINE TRAVEL: CAIAROSSA

This August, our Wine Educator Vittoria visited a few Tuscan wineries. The first winery of this wonderful trip was Caiarossa. The estate situated to the southeast of the city of Pisa was founded in 1998, and since then followed the principles of biodynamic agriculture. In 2004 the estate was bought by Eric Albada Jelgersma, a […]

THE LATEST NEWS: FALL WINE COURSES

New sessions of WSET Level 1-3 Awards in Wine are about to start! And only a few places left for our fall wine courses, starting in September/October 2020!  Considering the last measures announced by the Dutch government yesterday, we have decided to crop the number of participants to 7 for all our classroom courses.  🔸03 […]

WINE TRAVEL: EXPLORING STELLENBOSCH, SOUTH AFRICA

The Stellenbosch is one of the oldest and most famous wine-making regions in South Africa. And it  has long been the hub of fine wine production in the country.  The district is divided into a number of distinct wards and notable for its 50 unique types of soils. The climate is moderate to warm with […]

WINE NEWS: WSET LEVEL 3

The WSET Level 3 Award in Wines course starts on September 23th 2020 at the Eleanor Wine Academy🍷📚! This course is the perfect way to advance your wine knowledge. Ideal for the dedicated wine enthusiast and those who need to make informed decisions or recommendations about wine for work. The WSET Level 3 Award in […]

WINE FACT: BLENDING

Blending plays an important role in the winemaking process and can take place at any stage during this process🍷. It can help the winemaker improve consistently, enhance the balance of a wine and create a certain style. In white wine production the role of blending mainly focuses on ensuring consistency for pure aromatic varieties and […]

WINE TRAVEL: EXPLORING VINHO VERDE, PORTUGAL

Vinho Verde is the biggest DOC of Portugal, up in the cool, rainy north-west. The vines grow in fertile, granite soils along rivers that flow from the mountains of the east to burst out into the Atlantic Ocean. Cool, wet weather always makes ripening more difficult here, but the climatic problems were long compounded in […]