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Prud'homme Beer Certification - Level 2 Beer Specialist

This course is designed and developed for participants who wish to further their knowledge of beer for use in the following: the hospitality industry as an agent for a brewer/distributor of beer beverage alcohol education. The focus is to provide more detailed insights into brewing ingredients and processes, draught systems while introducing Canadian brewing history and further investigating negative sensory components.   Course runs Wednesdays from January 15 to March 25, 2020.

Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 2 Award in Wines & Spirits

WSET Level 2 Award in Wines will teach you environmental factors, grape-growing, winemaking and maturation options that influence the style and quality of wines made from eight principal grape varieites. Taste and describe wines using the WSET Level 2 Systematic Approach to Tasting Wine (SAT).   

Prud'homme Beer Certification - Level 1 Beer Enthusiast

This introductory course in beer education is designed for participants interested in furthering their knowledge and interest in beer. The focus will be on brewing ingredients and processes, tasting concepts, pouring and serving concepts (including an introduction to draught systems) and food and beer pairings. The course runs on Wednesday's for 4 weeks, January 29th, February 5, 12 and Feb 26th. Registration and details. Please contact Lisa Fodor for more details.
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SEMINAR: Pepper, A Guide to the World's Favourite Spice

Learn about Pepper, the world’s most popular spice. Pepper is an ingredient found in every kitchen and as a condiment on virtually every dining table. It is used in the preparation of countless recipes and is sprinkled on foods as a condiment, often without much thought.  Beyond its culinary uses as a spice, pepper plays an important role in the preservation of cold meats.  The essential oil of pepper contains piperine, a pharmacologically active ingredient used in medicines, insect repellents and popular perfumes.

Beer & Cheese Pairing Seminar

These two classic farmhouse products are perfect for each other.  Join Master Beer Sommelier Daniel Schmidt, and Jen White of Taste of Craft as they explore the world of Beer and Cheese. Whimsical pairings and classic combinations will be sampled and discussed. It will be an evening of indulgence and fun. Details and Registration Registration deadline: Monday, February 10th, 2020. Questions: contact Lisa Fodor.

Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Wines

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 in Wines is an entry level qualification providing a straightforward introduction to wine. It is ideal for boosting the confidence of new or inexperienced front line staff in the hospitality and retail sectors.  It is also a great course for those wanting to know the main grape varieties and food and wine matching. Registration and details. For additional information, please contact Lisa Fodor.

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