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Los Angeles Wine Classes – UCLA Extension the best place to take a wine class in L.A.

Looking for a great place to take a wine class from certified wine experts in Los Angeles?

UCLA Extension is the oldest wine education program in Los Angeles, dating back over 40 years!  The current instructors (Shelby Ledgerwood, Neil McNally, Paul Sherman, Patrick Comiskey and Giammario Villa) are certified by various international wine organizations.  Combined, they have over 125 years of experience working in the wine trade …

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UCLA Extension Wine Education and Management Certificate Program

On the UCLA Extension website, type “wine” into the search box to view the classes offered for the current quarter.  Classes for the coming quarter are posted and available for registration about 6 weeks before the next quarter starts.  Please note: some classes fill up several weeks in advance of the first class meeting so register early!  If a class is full – look for the link to get on the waiting list as seats often become available closer to the start date.

Typical Annual Schedule:

Fall & Spring Quarters

  • An Introduction to Wine
  • Vintage I: Viticulture and Enology
  • Vintage III: European Wine Regions and the New World

Winter & Summer Quarters

  • An Introduction to Wine
  • The Wines of Bordeaux
  • Vintage II: France, Spain, Italy
  • Business of Wine Management

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