Introductory saké professional course at Harrods

The Tasting Room at Harrods’ wine shop is offering a consumer saké qualification as part of its wine and spirit courses. The class will be run by saké experts including Xavier Chapelou and Kumiko Ohta, as well as members of the Saké Sommelier Association.

The Introductory Saké Professional class offers enthusiasts the chance to taste and understand different styles of saké, and learn about the spirit’s origins and production methods. Upon completion, students will receive a certificate.

The class will take place on Tuesday 2nd August 2011 from 7-9pm, and costs £70. For more information or to book tickets call 020 7893 8777 or email