October 09, 2015


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Advanced CS Course

Wente Vineyard Series

San Francisco Bay Area

Livermore, CA

September 20-26, 2015


Vineyard Series

San Francisco Bay Area

Hotel: Quality Inn & Suites

Packages Available Now

Classes at Wente Vineyards 

E-Mail: 24/7 @

or call: 786 497 1854

M-F 9a to 5pm




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For More Information

   Please contact


Phyllis Festinger
Tel: 954-437-0449

Hours: 9a - 5p EST



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United States Sommelier Association Wine Schools - Miami Beach Campus, Florida


Sommelier Certificate Immersion Course (CS)

October 11- 16, 2015


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Novice to Intermediate


October 11-16, 2015 

Sunday  - Orientation 1:00pm - 5pm

Smith & Wollensky Restaurant,

1 Washington Ave., Miami Beach 33139

Monday-Thursday, 10a - 5p @ Lincoln Road Campus

Friday, CS Exam, 1p - 3p

1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL 33139


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Please click below for complete syllabus

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or call Tel: 954-437-0449 Direct to Phyllis or our Corporate Center Line @ T +01 (0) 786 497-1854.

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*  HOTEL PLANS - Please Inquire


Monday - Wednesday, 12-1p - OCTOBER 2015 CS COURSE

featured Food & Wine Luncheons (3) from a Trio of Extraordinary Culinary Experiences.

Please click on the Register Here icon to find out more information or to register!

Total Cost: $75 All Inclusive








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United States Sommelier Association Wine Schools - Miami Beach Campus, Florida


Sommelier Certificate Immersion Course (CS)

November 15-20, 2015 

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US Sommelier Wine School - Lincoln Road Campus, South Beach, Florida

November 15-20 2015 

Sunday - Orientation 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Smith & Wollensky's Restaurant

1 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139

Monday - Thursday Course Studies 10:00am to 5:00pm 

Friday CS Exam 10:30am - 12:30pm

Lincoln Road Campus

1111 Lincoln Road, Suite 400, Miami Beach, FL 33139

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 This course prepares the student for Sommelier Certificate level of knowledge and includes wines and all beverages. Individuals learn to be capable of creating world class wine program & completing restaurant beverage staff training. Materials Included:

  • USSA Sommelier Certificate (ACS) Notebook
  • USSA Sommelier Certificate (ACS) Module Book
  • USSA Sommelier Certificate (ACS) Course Tasting Template
  • USSA Sommelier Certificate (ACS) Beverage & Cigar Book
  • Wine Atlas, Hugh Johnson & Jancis Robinson, New edition or similar book


For more information please contact Phyllis Festinger, Administrator at /

To Register on Line or for more printed information




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Wine School & Certificate Programs


Theoretical Knowledge, Practical Service

  Sensory Evaluation & Technical Tasting


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 Courses cover:



  • History of wine ~ from ancient to modern times
  • Varietal Component Wine Tastings with Le Nez du Vin 54 Master Aroma Kit
  • Master Blind Tasting ~ Techniques & Sensory Evaluation
  • Viticulture ~ All the facts on how wine is "grown" in the vineyards
  • Vinification ~ From grape to glass. Winemaker decisions after harvest
  • Taste & study your way through the major wine producing regions around the world
  • Learn all about the (3) three wine styles ~ Sparkling, still or light & fortified
  • Blending wines ~ overview
  • Food & wine pairings ~ pair (11) eleven different foods with the (5) five most popular wine varietals
  • The Art of the Sabreur ~ learn to saber the top of a Champagne bottle with a sword
  • Riedel Vinum Series Tasting Glasses ~ world class tasting glasses
  • Taste 100+ different premium labels from all over the world with master tasters
  • Certificate Exam upon completion


    Registration and Membership

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      Sunday to Friday, , 2015

      Location: South Beach, Florida, USA

     Sunday October 11, 1pm-5pm / Orientation:

    Smith & Wollenky's Restaurant

    1 Washington Ave., Miami Beach

    Monday - Friday October 12-16, 10am to 5pm

    Classes & Exam: 1111 Lincoln Road, Ste 400

                                       Miami Beach, FL 33139 

      Course Level: Foundation; Novice to Immediate

      Contact: Phyllis Festinger at 954.437.0449


                 Over 100 premium wine labels tasted


            Tuition, Course Materials, Books & More

                                 ~ Cost $750 ~

      For More Information or to Register Click Here

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                            USSA Membership

                      Annual Membership includes:

                        Certificate of Membership,

                          Membership Lapel Pin

                  Special Events, Networking, and

                              Tasting Invitations


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