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Flashcards for the WSET Level 3 Award in Wines

Updated: 2 days ago

Prepare for your WSET Level 3 Award in Wines with flashcards (Warning: Work in progress: Tentative completion date: May 30, 2021)

The following sets do NOT cover Level 2 content: These flashcards focus on additional facts and concepts specific to Level 3. To review the WSET Level 2 material in 300+ flashcards, check out this blog post.

Shortcuts: The SAT for L3, Wine with Food for L3 , The Vine, The Growing Environment, Vineyard Management, Common Elements in Winemaking and Maturation, White and Sweet Winemaking, Red and Rosé Winemaking, Factors that Affect the Price of Wine, Wine and the Law, Introduction to France, Bordeaux, The Dordogne and South West France, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Alsace, The Loire Valley, The Northern Rhône, The Southern Rhône, Southern France, Germany, Austria, Tokaj, Greece, Italy, Spain, Portugal, USA, Canada, Chile, Argentina, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Sparkling Wine Production, Sparkling Wines of the World, Sherry, Port, Fortified Muscat.

The Systematic Approach to Tasting Wines for the WSET Level 3 Assessing wines from a 3-point scale to a 5-point scale, judging wine condition, detecting wine faults, development and readiness for drinking.

Wine with Food for the WSET Level 3 This set only focuses on the application of the principles introduced on Level 2

The Vine

Species, Varieties, Clones, Crossing, Hybrids, Rootstock & Grafting and Vine Anatomy.

The Growing Environment

Key element for the vine to strive, climate classifications, factors affecting climate, weather hazards and their consequences.

Vineyard Management

From vineyard establishment to harvest through viticultural practices

Common Elements in Winemaking and Maturation

Winemaking approaches, grape processing, adjustments, fermentation, pre-bottling maturation & blending, packing & post-bottling maturation

White and Sweet Winemaking

Options in white winemaking, high volume v.s. premium, aromatic varieties v.s. less aromatic varieties, sweet winemaking.

Red and Rosé Winemaking

Factors that Affect the Price of Wine

Wine and the Law

Introduction to France


The Dordogne and South West France




The Loire Valley

The Northern Rhône

The Southern Rhône

Southern France












South Africa


New Zealand

Sparkling Wine Production

Sparkling Wines of the World



Fortified Muscat

Flashcards developed by Wine & Spirit IQ, Bangkok Based on the Book: "Understanding Wines: Explaining style and quality" (2016) in accompaniment of the WSET Level 3 Award in Wine Check out this other blog post to test your knowledge with WSET Level 1, 2 & 3 Quizzes and learn how to plan your studies for the WSET Level 3

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