NEW DELHI, August 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
IIHM Hotel School, India Leads in Delivering Wine Education
Every year a 10-day trip from India is organized to the Vineyards of Italy, Spain and France where IIHM undergraduate students are chosen to be flown to these vineyards for understanding the winemaking process.
Across its 7 campuses, a series of tests for its 3rd year specialization students helps decide the winners. The all-expense paid, sponsored 10-day long wine tour to France and Spain starts from 30th September 2016 in Bordeaux covering 4 days in totality - The students will be taken to left bank Medoc and Graves and right bank and Cognac of the region to study the soil structure and grape varieties for studying the great Red Wines of Bordeaux. The group will then proceed to Sauternes to explore the sweet wines of this region along with Entre-Deux-Mers.
On its 5th day, the group will reach Carcassonne in France where they will be joined by Liam Steevenson (MW) to mentor them on a class on wines of the region. The group will further drive to Roussillon, south of France, famed for its rose wines. On day 6, they will drive to Terragona Spain and explore the Penedes region famed for sparkling wine 'Cava'. On the 7th day, the group will reach Longrono Spain to spend 2 days and visit the Rioja region to study the different landscape which produces the legendry red wines and explore the winery 'Rioja Vega' and finally reach Paris before flying out to India.
Surely the industry is here to benefit from such teaching styles and techniques.
Dr Suborno Bose - Chief Mentor and CEO of IIHM and the IndiSmart Group remarked, "The IIHM Euro Wine Education Tour gives a unique exposure to the students. The future of wine and hospitality industry lies in the hands of these bright students of IIHM and I can easily tell you that they are in safe hands."
Princess Sabina Corsini of Principe Corsini Vineyards, San Casciano Val de Pesa, Tuscany remarks, "Indeed it has been a great moment and opportunity, the enthusiasm of the students is to be cherished and nurtured as they represent the future of this wonderful business."
IIHM is the largest hotel school chain in India delivering International Hospitality Management with campuses at Kolkata, Delhi, Pune, Bangalore, Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, and Bangkok, Thailand.
SOURCE International Institute of Hotel Management