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North American Sommelier Association Courses in South Florida Begin June 26th

North American Sommelier Association (NASA) courses provide both an immersive and authentic Italian wine experience.

Diego Meraviglia, NASA's VP, Director of Education and Gold-Pin Sommelier returns to South Florida to teach two Italian wine courses beginning June 26, 2015. Meraviglia is a Piemonte native living in California. The courses are sponsored by Just Quality Importer, Inc. and its President Alessandra Orlich, Sommelier and the official delegate for NASA Sommelier in Florida.

Two Options are Available:

  • Piemonte: King under the Mountain - A new, 6 hour course that covers the vast majority of wines produced in the Piemonte region; their typicality, classification, history, characteristics and folklore, as well as notions of traditional food pairings and overview of the entire region itself. Tasting of the most representative wine appellations in Piemonte, alongside some hidden gems, is also included.

June 26th, 2015 from 9:30am - 4:00pm (with lunch break)

Toscana Divino - 900 South Miami Avenue, Miami, FL 33130

Cost: $270 all included / $220 (current 2015 NASA members)

Advance Registration Required

For information, call: 786.427.9187 or email miami@nasommelier.com

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1378179962511154/

Registration Link: http://www.nasommelier.com/event/piemonte-king-under-the-mountain/

 

  • Italian Wine Specialist Certification Course  - The classes deeply and fully explore all 20 wine regions of Italy, their wine laws, regulations, grape varietals, traditions, trends, history, and a brief overview of the cuisine and culture.

June 27 - 30, 2015

Exam: Friday, July 31, 2015

Classes Start at 9:30 a.m. and end at 4:00 p.m.


Ironside Pizza, 7580 NE 4th Ct., Miami, FL 33138

$650.00 per person

Advance Registration Required

For information, call: 786.427.9187 or email miami@nasommelier.com

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1624363804453878/

Registration Link: http://www.nasommelier.com/event/italian-wine-specialist-certification-miami/

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