Welcome to the JW Marriott Wine Ambassador Program. Please select the following links to access your training.  

WAITSTAFF TRAINING VIDEOS

Segment 1 – Introduction 
The introductory segment of the Waitstaff Training video series. 

Segment 2 - Varietal Information
Basic introduction to the varietals covered in the Waitstaff Training series. 

Segment 3- The Wine Label
Wine label basics. 

Segment 4- Presenting & Opening Wine
Proper steps to present and open a variety of wine containers. 

Segment 5- Pouring & Serving Wine
Demonstration of proper pouring and serving techniques. 

Segment 6- Tasting Wine
Introduction to wine tasting. 

Segment 7- Enjoying Food & Wine
General guidelines for enjoying wine and food together. 

Waitstaff Training Quiz
A 15 question wrap-up to the video series.


WINE VARIETIES

Varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon
This presentation focuses on the Cabernet Sauvignon grape. It covers flavor profile, winemaking styles, primary growing regions and trends. 

Varieties: Chardonnay
This presentation focuses on wines made from the Chardonnay grape.You will learn about the flavors, styles, trends and important regions for this variety. 

Varieties: Merlot
This presentation focuses on the Merlot grape. You will learn about the flavor profiles, important regions, styles and trends. 

Varieties: Pinot Grigio
This presentation focuses on Pinot Grigio. Learn about the flavors, styles, trends and important geographic regions for this variety. 

Varieties: Pinot Noir
This presentation focuses on Pinot Noir and what makes this grape famous. You will learn about the history, winemaking practices, regions where this grape is grown and trends in sales and marketing. 

Varieties: Sangiovese
This presentation focuses on the Sangiovese grape. You will learn about flavors, styles, trends and important geographic regions for this variety. 

Varieties: Sauvignon Blanc
This presentation focuses on the Sauvignon Blanc grape. Learn about the flavors, styles and trends of this grape as well as geographic regions that are important for this variety. 

Varieties: Shiraz
This presentation focuses on the Shiraz grape. You will learn about the flavors, styles, trends and important regions for this variety. 


WINE LABELS

Wine Labels From Around The World
This presentation will familiarize you with the information found on wine labels and how to interpret it.