WSET Level 3 Award in Sake – Sakeshop Melbourne 2020 March Course

Event Information

Area melbourne
Date Feb 23, 2020 - Mar 02, 2020

*This event has finished.

VenueSakeshop by Chef’s Armoury Melbourne, 422 Church St, Richmond VIC
Phone03 9429 1139
OrganiserSakeshop by Chef's Armoury

Are you looking to develop your expertise in sake?

3 1/2 day intensive sake qualification designed for both:

  • Industry – Sommeliers, waitstaff, restaurateurs or F & B professionals in a position of buying, selling or training about Japanese sake or writing sake lists;
  • General Public – Those keen to learn everything there is to enhance their Sake enjoyment.

The Level 3 Award in Sake is a WSET industry accreditation. You will learn how to taste and evaluate approximately 30 sake, understand how choices in the production process and ingredients influence style and quality, and be armed with the knowledge of how to make authoritative recommendations on sake.

Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin.

MELBOURNE – WSET Level 3 Award in Sake

When: 23 & 24 February and 1 & 2 March 2020 (4 days)
Time: 10am – 5:15pm (Day 1), 6pm – 9pm (Day 2), 10am – 5:15pm (Day 3), 6pm – 9pm (Day 4)
Where: Sakeshop by Chef’s Armoury Melbourne, 422 Church St, Richmond VIC
Cost: $1,295

Deadline: Limited spaces. Book by 8th January 2020.


What you will learn

Describe the characteristics of the principal sake categories
Give information on the key factors influencing style, quality and value
The sake industry and the commercial importance of sake in the Japanese and export markets.
The principles behind the storage, selection and service of sake.
How to taste sake, and evaluate quality, identity and price, using the WSET Level 3 Systematic Approach to Tasting Sake® (SAT).


Your Instructor

This class will be conducted by Certified Kikisakeshi – Sake sommelier (SSI Tokyo) and IWC sake judge Leigh Hudson.


About WSET

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust, often referred to as WSET, is a global organisation which arranges courses and exams in the field of wine and spirits. WSET was founded in 1969, is headquartered in London and is generally regarded as one of the world’s leading provider of wine education.

Prior to booking, please read the Wise & Sprits Education Trust (WSET) Level 3 Sake Specification and also the details on Sakeshop’s event page.

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