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Spanish Wine Scholar

Spanish Wine Scholar


The Spanish Wine Scholar program is an official course of study designed by the Wine Scholar Guild to provide current, accurate information on the wine regions of Spain and validate proficiency in the Wines of Spain. It is endorsed by Wines of Spain and is taught by licensed Spanish Wine Scholar Instructors. Wine professionals who follow this in-depth curriculum on the wines of Spain and pass the exam, earn the Spanish Wine Scholar (SWS) post-nominal. In order to prepare properly, you must read and study the SWS manual carefully.  


    Spanish Wine Scholar classes begin at 9:00am and go until 4:00pm. There will be a break for lunch.


    Registrations cancelled 30 days before the start of class will receive a 90% refund of tuition.  No refunds for cancellations less than 30 days prior to the start of class.