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Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute Launches Scholarships with the Black Cellar Club to Promote Diversity in the Wine Industry

Vancouver, British Columbia (May 2, 2021) The Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute (APWASI) is proud to announce the APWASI Wine Education Scholarship in partnership with the Black Cellar Club (BLACC). The first round of applications will open on May 2 and will run until May 31, 2021.  A total of 100 full scholarships (worth […]

Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute Launches Scholarships with the Association of African American Vintners to Promote Diversity in the Wine Industry

Vancouver, British Columbia (April 15, 2021) The Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute (APWASI) is proud to announce the APWASI Wine Education Scholarship in partnership with the Association of African American Vintners (AAAV). The first round of applications will open on April 15 and will run until May 15, 2021.  A total of 16 full […]

Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute Launches World’s First Certified Online “Wines of China” Course

VANCOUVER, BC – January 21st, 2021 – Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute (www.apwasi.com) is extremely honoured to announce the official launch of the World’s first certified and dedicated online course about the Wines of China. Dr. Clinton Lee, the Executive Director of APWASI said, “For too long, too many non-mainstream wine-producing countries have been ignored on […]

Dr. Clinton Lee: Viticulture and Wine, an Art!

Read Italian’s News interview with Dr. Lee at https://italiansnews.com/dr-clinton-lee-viticulture-and-wine-an-art/ “Viticulture represents the set of vine cultivation techniques and includes all of the time span between the implant (planting of grafted vines) until the time of the explant, a decidedly long period of time (a vineyard can live up to 20-30 years or more). In Western […]

Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute Helps Industry Professionals With Home Learning Courses During Social Distancing

APWASI today launched over 20 online wine and spirit certification courses in 26 languages. The newly released programs include the world’s first certified courses in “Icewine”, “Wines of China”, “Caviar” and “Truffles”. APWASI (Asia Pacific Wine and Spirit Institute) board unanimously agreed to move the launch forward to offer support to those in the airline, […]