ABOUT US

Fine Vintage is owned and operated by James Cluer, Master of Wine. There are only 299 Masters of Wine in the world. Our company won The Riedel Trophy for Educator of the Year, the highest award for a wine school.

THE CONSORZIO CHIANTI CLASSICO

Our partner is the prestigious organization that governs all the producers in the Chianti Classico area. The Consorzio Vino Chianti Classico is also responsible for the marketing and promotion of Chianti Classico wines, and is known as one of the leading organizations in the world.

ABOUT THE WSET

The WSET certification is considered to be the gold standard in wine education. It is a useful qualification for those working in the trade. The courses are also very popular with wine enthusiasts looking to learn more about wine, have fun and increase their drinking pleasure.

THE COURSES

The Level 1 course is the perfect introduction to wine and lasts for one full day. The Level 2 course goes into much more depth and lasts three days. To learn more about the courses click here.

LOCATION

Our Tuscan wine school is located in a beautiful
convent in Radda, a small village in the heart of
Chianti Classico. Radda is approximately 45 minutes drive
from Florence and 30 minutes from Siena. Further details
are provided here.

DATES, PRICES & REGISTRATION

For course dates, prices and details on how to get
to the location please click here.

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James Cluer, MW owns and operates Fine Vintage.

Since 1953 only 30 people have qualified to become Masters of Wine in North America.

James consults to airlines, luxury hotel groups, cruise lines and retailers.