Exceptional Wine Education
Learn from some of the top wine experts of our time. Evaluate varietals in tasting theaters tailor-made for professional wine education. Immerse yourself in the food and wine culture of the Napa Valley. Come experience it all at The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone.
No matter what your interests or skill level, the CIA has the wine program for you. You'll return to work or home with practical skills, a deep understanding of wine, and professional credentials from the leader in food and wine education.
Wine Programs for Enthusiasts
|Wine Lovers Boot Camp||Understand, experience, and enjoy wine in greater depth through hands-on learning.||2–5 days|
|Wine & Beverage Explorations||Enjoy short, fun programs with tastings and pairings at our California and New York campuses.||2.5 hours|
|Career Discovery||Find out what it's really like to be a wine professional and explore career opportunities.||4 days|
|CIA Wine Studies Annex Classes||Experience the Napa Valley as insiders do...through its wines! Come enjoy exciting new classes in downtown Napa taught by wine experts from the CIA.||1.5 hours|
Professional Wine Studies
|Wine Courses||Deepen your professional wine knowledge with specialized courses, from foundation level to advanced.||1–5 days|
|Accelerated Wine & Beverage Certificate Program||Gain an in-depth understanding of the beverage world and prepare for management positions in the field.||30 weeks|
|CIA Certified Wine Professional® Exam||Earn a prestigious credential recognizing your professional wine expertise at two levels of competency.||1–2 days|
Not sure which wine program is right for you? Call us at 1-800-888-7850
(8 a.m.–10 p.m. EST).
Chairman, Professional Wine Studies
Karen MacNeil is one of America 's leading wine experts, as well as a prominent consultant and writer. Read more >