Instructor

Georges Meekers

Wine Tutor

Georges Meekers is an award-winning wine writer, member of the Circle of Wine Writers (UK), wine columnist for a national newspaper, wine lecturer and founder of the wine school Wine Campus. He gets invited as a keynote public speaker at wine trade conferences. As a ‘wine ambassador’ he has accompanied diplomatic missions such as the Maltese MEP delegation to the EU parliament. Georges provides in-flight catering wine advice and remains actively involved in Malta's wine industry as head of sales at the Delicata winery. Georges will share his expertise and trade secrets so you can taste wine like a professional at home, decipher wine labels and language, sniff out the best wine bargains wherever you are, choose from a restaurant wine list with confidence and avoid the most common wine pitfalls.

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Overview

This is an introduction to one of the wine courses delivered by Wine Campus.

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This is a sample class of Georges' University Wine Course which comprises the highly popular wine series Meekers first delivered at the historic premises of Malta's Old University Building in Valletta.

 

 

The full wine course consists of 15 lessons which come supported by several resources such as video clips, podcasts, wine maps, grape glossaries, extra reading material, interaction with fellow students, quizzes, short assignments and home wine tasting tasks. 

 

The 15 topics cover the history of wine, grape varieties and viticulture, the winemaking process, major wine regions and labelling regulations, wine styles and types, the art of tasting wine and much more.  

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This wine course gives you direct access to wine professional Georges Meekers, Malta's award-winning wine writer and member of the Circle of Wine Writers UK.

The course is in English and self-paced. Wine samples are not included in the tuition fee. Successful candidates are awarded the coveted certificate of completion.

 

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Do you have any wine related questions or need help about this course?

This is your moment. Just ask: Georges will tell you all about wine.

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Course content

  • Welcome to Georges' University Wine Course

  • Topic 1: a brief history of wine

  • Topic 6: you, the expert taster

  • Topics 2-5 and 7 to 15: enroll to access

  • Video Library

  • Wine Course Glossary

  • Course Aids

  • Wine Tasting Tasks

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