What Students are Saying:

“Malcolm has a lot of examples and additional information to share. He is genuinely passionate about wine and it comes blaring through his course material and live sessions. I learned about wine tasting basics, characteristics, wine making methods, old and new world wines, an introduction to food and wine pairing and so much more! If you love wine and want to learn the basics this is for you!”
-Wine Foundations course student

“Malcolm is a knowledgeable and passionate wine educator. The course was well laid out and paced perfectly for the novice wine enthusiast. Highly recommend.”
-Wine Foundations course student

“For a very small investment of time and dollars this course delivered on its objectives about wine. Being able to participate on line interactively with Malcolm and the class at home was very efficient and effective. Having taken other wine courses, this one stands out as the best.”
-Wine Foundations course student

Course: Wine Foundations

Do you Love wine and want to know more about what’s in the bottle? Are you in the wine industry and want to have a sound grasp on your field of work?

Join Oenologize.ca lead instructor and Certified Sommelier Malcolm Lamont in the online classroom for this fundamental course, and explore the fascinating world of wine education!

By the end of the 5-week course, students will be able to:

  • Select wine at a store or off a wine list with understanding and confidence in their decision
  • Know how to get the most out of tasting wine and pairing it with food
  • Know where, and how wine is made
  • Understand the characteristics of the main grape varieties
  • Understand specialty wines like Port and Champagne

See all the topics you will learn in the Wine Foundations Curriculum document

There is no pre-requisite level of wine knowledge for this course. A Love of and curiosity about this captivating subject is all that is needed!

This 5-week course will run Wednesdays from April 12th – May 17th 2017 (no class on Wed. May 3rd) and is mainly focused on the live online classes, all starting at 7pm EST. Classes will run for approx. 2 ½ hours.

Registration is only $99 and covers all of your course delivery and online instruction, including recordings of each class. To cover the topics thoroughly 2 wines will be explored during each class and a budget of $200 should be set aside for the purchase and enjoyment of these wines for this course.

Join us for this course, explore the world of wine and let’s Oenologize!