the joy of learning

Learn how to identify and express your own tastes and sensations as we share with you the pleasure of Bordeaux wines.



Intensive courses, summer classes, 2-hour workshops. We offer a variety of classes which can adapt to your needs.


The range of activities provided by the Bordeaux Wine School is aimed to appeal to wine enthusiast-consumers and to journalists, as well as to distribution and sales professionals, in France and abroad.


The CIVB Bordeaux Wine School
for training activities in the Gironde

The Bordeaux Wine Council (CIVB) strives to provide quality service to the public and wine professionals in Bordeaux. Keeping this objective in sight, the CIVB Bordeaux Wine School obtained ISO 9001: 2008 certification in June 2012 for its training courses in wines from Bordeaux in France’s Gironde département.

International recognition

This certification serves as international recognition for the Bordeaux Wine School’s quality management system. Issued by LRQA, a certification body that is a world leader in this field, it focuses on two key areas of the Bordeaux Wine School’s activities:

  • • accreditation of French and foreign trainers
  • • training performed from the Bordeaux Wine School course offering

The certification is designed to ensure continuous quality improvement.

L’Ecole du Vin de Bordeaux du CIVB (CIVB Bordeaux Wine School)
1/3 cours du XXX Juillet, 33075 BORDEAUX //
Tel. (33) 5 56 00 22 85


Medoc runners, enter the promotional code that was sent to you by email for the exclusive Bordeaux Wine School classes, which will take place on Friday, Sept. 12th.

Promotional code

L’Ecole du Vin de Bordeaux propose des cours adaptés à toutes les envies et tous les niveaux. Trouvez lequel est le plus adapté à vos besoins grâce à ce quiz.

1. Vous êtes plutôt disponible :
le soir
en journée
le week end
2. Vos connaissances en vins de Bordeaux :
je m'y connais assez peu
j'ai quelques notions à rafraîchir
j'ai une bonne maitrise du vignoble
3. Vous êtes plutôt intéressé par :
approfondir mes connaissances du vignoble
les accords mets et vins
rencontrer des viticulteurs et visiter une propriété

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