Learn with the Etna Experts
MOUNT ETNA | SICILY
THE NEW WINES OF MOUNT ETNAAn Insider’s Guide to the History & Rebirth of a Wine Region
“This book is a total joy. It is a travel guide (do not even think about heading to Sicily without a copy in your hand luggage); it is a get-to-know-you; it is a reference book; it is a love letter.” – Tamlyn Currin
“A fine textbook. In straightforward prose, Mr. Spencer traces the long history of making wine within the eruption zone of an active volcano … Excellent armchair traveling.” – Eric Asimov
Best European Wine Book 2021
“A fascinating read and an indispensable resource.” — Stephanie Johnson
Below are some of our most popular classes on Mount Etna, in Sicily
VOLCANO + WINE
We know you’re curious. We are too. Understanding Etna wines means you have to go to the source. This course goes up mountain before we arrive at the winery for a wine-pairing lunch and tour of the facility. If you’re up for it (we know you are) send us a flare and we’ll get you there.
Benefit From Our Wine Courses
Each program is designed to build your confidence and professionalism,
and get you writing and speaking fluently about Wine and the wines of Mount Etna.
While the nuances of wine production on Europe’s largest active volcano are notable, our online courses are dedicated to helping you master the intricacies that make Mount Etna one of the most interesting and inviting boutique terroirs in the world.
We offer several options for study, including one-off courses for the wine trade, beginner courses for enthusiasts, plus our comprehensive Etna Ambassador and Etna Scholar programs for seasoned wine professionals who are interested in a challenging certificate program.
Your instructors live and work on Mount Etna. Their specialties are directly tied to the landscape and the wines that are made here.