Wine Essentials Course - October 2021

Wine Essentials Course - October 2021

The Wine Education Centre (WEC) is the educational arm of the Wines of Western Australia. It is the prime provider of wine education for consumers and trade in Western Australia. It has been providing quality wine education for well over 40 years.


WINE ESSENTIALS – Four Weeks (two hours per week)

Commences Tuesday 19 October 2021 - 6.30pm - 8.30pm


Price - $375
The cost of the course includes an ‘Essential Wine Tasting Guide’, vineyard visit in the Swan Valley or Perth Hills (Saturday) and food from Habitué. All attendees that complete the course will receive a Certificate of Merit.


The wine essentials course provides the necessary information for all wine enthusiasts who are looking to increase their wine knowledge and approach to tasting. It is also an appropriate course for those about to enter the wine trade.


Week One – Learn how to taste and assess a range of wine styles.

Week Two – White wine production, styles and botrytis cinerea (noble rot).

Week Three – Red wine production, styles, oak and cellaring potential of wine.

Week Four (Thursday) – Food and wine matching to be held at Habitué restaurant, North Fremantle.

There will be six wines tasted each week.


Venue: Old Bridge Cellars, 221 Queen Victoria Street, North Fremantle WA 6159
Tel: 9335 2702
email enquiries:

Contact Person: Blair Hill