Successful Home Winemaking
Receive an overview of all phases of home wine production in this course designed for beginning home winemakers with little or no experience. Learn about fermentation theory, yeasts and starter cultures, white and red wine production, common problems, sanitation and cleaning agents, and equipment suitable for small-scale wine production.
Everyday Compliance for Winery and Brand Owners
Develop your knowledge of winery compliance with this basic overview. The agenda includes guest speakers from the State of California Alcoholic Beverage Control and the State of California Department of Agriculture.
Introduction to Wine and Winemaking
Whether you're interested in a career in the wine industry or are just a devoted oenophile, you can take this unique course from anywhere in the world. Access top-quality, college-level course material in an interactive, web-based environment and gain exposure to an internationally recognized program and instructors, including industry experts and UC Davis faculty.
See what a few of our Winemaking certificate grads had to say about the program at the 2012 Unified Wine & Grape Symposium.
Watch our very own John Buechsenstein share his knowledge on a variety of wine evaluation topics in a series of short video "vignettes:"
Watch a video testimonial from Winemaking Certificate graduate Peter Kitchak.